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Wordless Wednesday- Our Nativity.

Wordless Wednesday- Our Nativity.
This is a picture I took last year of my daughter, posing with her toys in a Nativity scene mommy made up! I was trying to teach her about the Christmas story and acting it out seemed like the best approach- and then it was too cute not to photo-document! I thought it was worth pulling out of the archives...
December 15th, 2010 | General | Read More

Christmas Recipe: Cherry Blink Cookies

Christmas Recipe: Cherry Blink Cookies
Doesn’t your mouth just water, looking at Christmas cookies?? Writing this recipe for Cherry Blink cookies down makes me want to make more right this very second! I just learned how to make this particular recipe when my Aunt Kathy flew to Texas for my birthday this week! It was an amazing surprise!!...
December 13th, 2010 | General, Recipes | Read More

Man DISGUSTED by Josh Groban

Man DISGUSTED by Josh Groban
~ A Wordless Wednesday~ I’ve been absent from blogging for a few weeks – as you may have noticed. First we went on vacation with a toddler (story on that to come!), and next my laptop had to be sent into the maker for repairs. All of that left me pretty much locked out of the web! So today...
December 8th, 2010 | General, To Do in DFW | Read More

Saint Nicholas Day – Christmas Traditions around the World

Saint Nicholas Day – Christmas Traditions around the World
When my husband was seven he lived in the Netherlands (Holland). And while his family lived there for several years he experienced a tradition that most Americans don’t practice. Saint Nicholas’ Eve. On the evening of December 5th-young children put their shoes in front of the chimneys, or...
December 6th, 2010 | General | Read More

Toddler Activity:Edible Winter Sensory Tub

Toddler Activity:Edible Winter Sensory Tub
My two year old daughter really enjoyed the last Sensory Tub we made for the Fall. So this time I decided to make one with a Winter theme – since we will be getting to spend some of the holidays this year in a cold climate! Our family will be visiting family up North- and there is a pretty good...
November 19th, 2010 | General | Read More

Dressing Your Truth Online- My Progress

Dressing Your Truth Online- My Progress
I told you all in an earlier post that I had read a book by Carol Tuttle – Discover your Beauty Profile. I was pretty excited about what it was teaching me, and it was causing me to really examine my personality and how it’s changed over the years. At the end of the post I told you all that...
November 16th, 2010 | General, Reviews/Giveaways | Read More

Thankful Thursday- Week #2

Thankful Thursday- Week #2
As I told you last week- I thought it might be fun every Thursday in November – to make a list of all the things I’m thankful for that day. Here are the things that pop to mind this Thursday… 1. I’m thankful for the men and women that have given their lives for our country, that serve...
November 12th, 2010 | General | Read More

Giveaway: Piggy Paint Nail Polish!

Giveaway: Piggy Paint Nail Polish!
If you have been reading my blog for a while, you may already know how much I LOVE Piggy Paint Nail Polish! I love it because unlike most brands of nail polish you can buy this one-  is NON-TOXIC.  And as a mom that has a toddler that always ends up with her hands in her mouth, and her mouth on my...
November 9th, 2010 | General | Read More

Thankful Thursday -Week 1

Thankful Thursday -Week 1
It’s almost Thanksgiving!I can already smell the turkey and stuffing! And I thought it might be fun every Thursday in November – to make a list of all the things I’m thankful for that day. The big and the small. 1. My two year old making a “family” out of our mini pumpkins. ...
November 4th, 2010 | General | Read More

Remembering my Mother on her birthday.

Remembering my Mother on her birthday.
Your mother is always with you Your mother is always with you… She’s the whisper of the leaves as you walk down the street. She’s the smell of bleach in your freshly laundered socks. She’s the cool hand on your brow when you’re not well. Your mother lives inside your...
November 1st, 2010 | General | Read More