Sunday’s Best Linkup – #156


First, Happy New Year!  May it be filled with family, faith, good health,  and love.  Welcome to our first linkup of 2018, Week 156 of Sunday’s Best.  Our theme is Baby It’s Cold Outside.  We’re looking for winter crafts, recipes, decorating ideas, mantel display, tablescapes and more.  It’s cold and snowy, we welcome it.

We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and deck makeovers, front porch makeover ideas, organization tips, ideas for backyard hot dog roasts, and more. Blow the dust off your old posts and share those on our linkup too. They’re are great for inspiration.
Anything goes, as long as it’s family friendly and you may linkup as many posts as you would like. Be sure to tell your friends, they will want to join the party too.

Each week your hosts will select their favorite post and it will be featured the following week. An image from your post will be used on our linkup post the following week with a link back to your blog. Be sure to check back to see if you’re a Sunday’s Best Featured Blogger. All Featured Bloggers will have their posts pinned to Rhonda’s Sunday’s Best Pinterest Board and Kim M. pins the weekly featured bloggers to her Sunday’s Best Pinterest Board too!
The Reader’s Choice post(s) will be determined by the post(s) with the most clicks. We will be adding the winner to our Sunday’s Best Linkup featured bloggers.

All posts linking to Sunday’s Best Linkup will be promoted on Twitter. In addition to the Post With the Most Clicks, a post for our monthly themes will be selected and featured each week as well.

If you are interested in becoming a Sunday’s Best Linkup host, please contact me for details at or email one of our other hosts.

Your Sunday’s Best Linkup Hosts Are:

Sunday's Best Linkup


Rhonda at Mother 2 Mother Brittany at A Mama Tale Kim at Life in a House of Testosterone

Here are the rules, please connect with us on social media before you leave or subscribe to/follow our blogs:

Mother 2 Mother: Please like Rhonda’s Facebook Page, follow her on Twitter;, Google+, Pinterest, BlogLovin, or subscribe/join her blog on the right sidebar before you leave.

Kim from Life In A House: Please like Kim’s Facebook Page, follow her on Twitter;, Google+;, Pinterest;, Bloglovin;, or Instagram; before you leave.

Brittany from A Mama’s Tale: Please like Brittany’s Facebook Page, follow her on Twitter, or Pinterest before you leave.

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Last, please help us grow by placing our button on your sidebar. Please let your readers and followers know by placing the Featured Blogger banner on your site.

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Your readers may want to join the party too! For those who have a Link Party list/directory, please add us. We appreciate your help in promoting the linkup with Re-tweets and shares. Now, let’s party!

Rhonda selected DIY Picture on Canvass from Foxy’s Domestic Side  



DIY Christmas Canvas Photo


Kim selected A Walk Down Festive Fifth Avenue from The Boondock’s Blog

Christmas in New York


Brittany selected Christmas Gift Tags from Burlap and Blue


Christmas Gift Tag Ideas

The Post with the Most Clicks

Caramelized Onions
from Jay Tried and True  

carmelized onions


Our Favorite Theme Post(s) – Merry Christmas to You

Sweater Weather Christmas Table from Blowing Away Out West  


Christmas Table Setting Ideas




Terra Cotta Nutcracker Soldier  from Chas’ Crazy Creations  


Christmas Decorations


Peppermint Mochatini Cocktail by Playdates to Parties 
 Peppermint Cocktail Ideas
Congratulations to our featured bloggers! All of the posts were great, and we deeply appreciate each of you participating on Sunday’s Best Linkup. We have so many great posts that it gets difficult to choose a featured blogger. Finally, your hosts would like to invite all of you back to link up your post(s) again; you could be selected next week! While you’re here, take a minute to visit these great blogs. It’s a great way to meet and connect with new bloggers. Be sure to PIN or share any posts that you like, we all appreciate a little love and be sure to connect with others on social media!



Speak Your Mind



  1. Thanks for hosting and I hope you are having a good week.

  2. Rhonda,

    Thanks so much for featuring my Sweater Weather tablescape!  Love your great link party!

    • Rhonda Gales says:

      You are so welcome.  I love the plates and the center piece. Such a fun and inviting table.  Thanks so much for helping to make the party a success.

  3. I hope you had a wonderful Christmas! Happy New Year! Thanks for the link up!

    • Rhonda Gales says:

      I had a wonder Christmas.  Thanks so much.  I wish you a Happy New Year, and thanks for joining the linkup.

  4. Added a link! I followed you and Kim on Twitter from @joannegreco but I was already following Brittney there so I followed her on Pinterest.

    • Rhonda Gales says:

      Hi Joanne.  Welcome to Sunday’s Best.  Thanks for the follow.  I’m looking forward to connecting with you.

  5. Thanks for hosting, Rhonda!  Have a happy week ahead!  Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

  6. Happy New Year, Rhonda! Thanks for the party!

  7. Thank you for hosting. I linked my mom’s tuna noodle casserole recipe, a mac and cheese even an adult can love, and a healthy dump and go soup.. I hope you enjoy them! Have a happy week! #OverTheMoon #WWBlogHop #ThursdayFavoriteThings

  8. Thank you so much for the feature, and thank you for hosting a wonderful place for all of us to share ideas 🙂

  9. Very cold outside here in NY indeed. But always happy to join in with you ladies on the weekend. Hoping you are staying warm and wishing you a great rest of the weekend now 😉

    • Rhonda Gales says:

      It’s finally warming up in my area, and the snow is melting.  It was beautiful when it was falling, but now it’s mess.  Thanks so much for joining Sunday’s Best.  I always look forward to seeing your posts.