I’m still trudging along as slow as molasses on the playroom gallery wall. I’m reaching the finish line, though! Hopefully, once I frame the artwork I bought at a craft show last month, I’ll be able to hang everything up! After creating this elephant painting with Little One, I decided to try another piece of kid-made artwork with […]
Archives for December 2012
I’m a huge sucker for anything white chocolate + peppermint, so when I saw this recipe for white chocolate peppermint fudge, I had to try it out! It is really rich and yummy and easy to make. Enjoy the recipe! Ingredients: -1/4 cup butter, softened plus about 1 1/2 tsp butter for greasing the pan […]
Well, I got tired of the old, cheesy header, so updated things around here. Definitely not perfect, but better than it was! 🙂 I soooo need Photoshop. Let’s just say I did the header…um, makeshift style. MS Word+Paint. Oh yeah, Baby. High tech. Haha!
I’m copying this post over from my old blog. Sorry if you’ve already read it, but I wanted to have it all in one place. And, let’s face it, I love these cookies! They’re worth two posts! 🙂 I am super picky about my Christmas sugar cookies. I don’t like really crispy, crunchy cookies and […]
As I was decorating our fireplace mantel, I was struggling to find something large to put up on one side. I was thinking about doing these wire trees, but was afraid they wouldn’t feel substantial enough for our oversized fireplace. My friend Amy posted a picture of her fireplace and I caught a glimpse of […]
Last year on after Christmas sales, we snagged a big variety box of silver ornaments at Target for 50-75% off. I’m really loving the silver on our tree this year! Bad news, though, for our $6 gold, cheapie Christmas tree skirt that we bought our first married Christmas. It looked awful with the silver/red Christmas […]