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Merry Merry Christmas!

Merry Merry Christmas!

christmas is here!  christmas is here!!! what to do with all of that leftover halloween candy? = this year’s awesome graham cracker “gingerbread” house!  cut a half-gallon carton in half, use this full-proof/solid-as-a-rock frosting for gluing on grahams or cookies & all the fixin’s!  “mommie, can i eat this one?  just ooone more?!?” our most … Continue reading

Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

did you enjoy your thanksgiving?  here’s a little snapshot of our humble thanksgiving table this year… and the happy family surrounding it!  (pretty centerpieces made by our 3 pups!) due to a sick mommie (not to mention one who is “due” in four weeks now), we decided to stay home instead of traveling to and … Continue reading

Happy Harvest!

Happy Harvest!

Tah Daaaah!  Here they are!  Presenting…this year’s Super Sly Ninja, Pretty Pink Flower Fairy, and Roar Roar Dinosaur! Our three pups were beyond excited to rush home after school, get bathed, and down their dinners so they could hurry up and get in their trick-or-treating before the sun went down.  We were literally the first … Continue reading

MORE Eastah Fun! (Part II)

MORE Eastah Fun! (Part II)

You guessed it.  Time to paint Easter Eggs! You didn’t really think we would go without coloring our eggs, did you?  😛  First, we made sure to make a Ralph’s run to pick up some red food coloring, and got down to work!  This time we used the basic formula for dying eggs with food … Continue reading

(Y.R.C.) D.I.Y. Resurrection Eggs!

(Y.R.C.) D.I.Y. Resurrection Eggs!

I don’t know about you, but all too often when I get all excited about How-To Do-It-Yourself projects, I get to reading the directions only to find that they are in reality, not so easy to Do Yourself.  “All you need is”…a chainsaw?  Some plywood or metal?  Or a really cute idea will only take you 3-4 hours to tediously … Continue reading