Christmas is my favorite time of year! I just love the smell of Christmas…cookies baking, a REAL Christmas tree in the house, cinnamon and spices, and hot chocolate on the stove! But, one of my favorite traditions is sending and receiving Christmas cards. My first letter ever written was addressed to Santa! I’m not really… Continue reading Santa’s Workshop
I’ve always loved the short expression, ” Love you more than the stars.” I would say it to my children every night before they went to bed. My oldest son and I would come up with infinite examples to top each other. We’d keep saying it to each other as I walked out of their… Continue reading Love You Mas.
Succulents are all the rage right now. I have them all over my house and in the window of my operatory at work. They are fascinating plants and so easy to grow…especially for someone like me who forgets to water them! 😂 Today’s post is part of the Cupcake Inspirations theme challenge…deserts! I made a… Continue reading One Sheet Purse!
Welcome to my stop on Shake it Up Blog Hop! If you landed here from Narelle’s blog you are in the right place, but you can always start at the beginning of the hop here. Today’s hop features “wiggle, jiggle, slide, roll, flip or fold” projects by the Connie Can Crop and Friends Blog Hop group and we have some… Continue reading Shake It Up Blog Hop!
A fat kid loves dessert! The new Cupcake Inspirations challenge starts today and the theme is “Be Mine’! The Paper Shelter is our sponsor and they are generously providing 3 digital images to our randomly chosen winner! I used TPS’s Yummy! digital image on my card. I usually shy away from the “Tall” or “Slim” sized cards,… Continue reading I ♥ You Like…
Do you remember this song from the movie Dumbo? I’m a Disney movie fan, especially the classics! When my husband and I were in college, my mother-in-law would mail us the latest Disney VHS release along with a box of surprises. My oldest son was 2 years old and he would get so excited about… Continue reading Pink Elephants on Parade!
Wise words from my youngest son on his 21st birthday last week… Chris (Dad) : So Jake, what have you learned in your 21 years on earth? Jake: (Without missing a beat)1. Listen more and talk less. 2. You can learn something from everyone, no matter how old they are, even children. 3. Greet everyone with an open… Continue reading Merry Christmas to all and to all a Good Night!
There’s a new challenge on the Cupcake Inspirations blog and it’s a color theme! Our sponsor for this challenge is Poppy Stamps and they are generously offering a $20 gift certificate to our randomly chosen winner. Link up your project and share our inspiration photo for a chance to win! Brown is not my favorite color…UNLESS,… Continue reading Shades of Brown
Girls’ weekend! The sun was shining, the road was clear and we were heading to L’Auberge Du Lac Casino to see Daughtry! Wait! What?! *blue lights flashing* Because she was soooooo polite, all she got was a seatbelt warning! Momadaboma! We had a blast! VIP floor tickets to the concert, our VIP bartender Felicia (hey girl!)… Continue reading Sunshine, Blue Lights and a little Rock ‘n Roll