If you ask my nieces (and sometimes nephews) what they want to do at Aunt Wendy’s they will say, “Arts n’ crafts!” What kid, old or young, doesn’t like to get creative?! One of the things that I love about budding little artists is their artistic freedom. The sky can be purple, the trees can… Continue reading Arts n’ Crafts
My mom loves chocolate. She always has a stash of M&M’s in her bedside table. Ask the grand kids, they know EXACTLY where it is! Mom always made fudge for the holidays, not the easy microwave kind… the kind you need a candy thermometer for. For some reason, I wasn’t a fan until I got… Continue reading Oh, Fudge…
I snorted when I wrote that title! I’m not a fan of primitive camping (click here for the back story)…BUT I will do a “glamping” trip! I found this great post by Whit’s Wilderness about a Texas tipi retreat. We have a girls’ trip planned for the fall! Road Trip! Today starts a new color challenge… Continue reading You Make Me a Happy Camper!
I loved the book Peter Pan. The Walt Disney movie version was my favorite, but Hook kinda grew on me! This scene is so sweet and just tugs on your heartstrings… Wendy was always my favorite character, of course! I think we all have the memories of that “in-between” stage… not quite an adult, but you want… Continue reading Faith, Trust and a Little Bit of Pixie Dust
I love coffee. Can’t do without it and will go to great lengths to find some if it isn’t readily available. BUT, I am a coffee snob. I like it strong with cream and sugar AND some flair! A few years ago, when my sister was visiting, we decided to stop in and pay a… Continue reading Finding Coffee
Today is the 400th Cupcakes Inspiration Challenge and we have a challenge with a twist…we invite participants to combine a birthday theme project with a past Cupcake Inspiration Challenge. Past challenges can be found on the CIC Pinterest Board as well as on the Cupcake Inspirations blog. Each day this week we will spotlight one… Continue reading Up, Up and Away!
There’s something about “googly eyes” and a wobble that really appeals to me. No, I don’t have a thing for old men, but I LOVE this little wild thang! This week’s Cupcake Inspirations Challenge is sponsored by DRS Designs and they also shared some of their stamps with the Sweeties! I chose the One Line… Continue reading Wild Thing Does the Wobble!