Tantalizing Tuesday- Snickerdoodle Cookies!

Tantalizing Tuesday- Snickerdoodle Cookies!

Tantalizing Tuesday – Snickerdoodle Cookies! Making snickerdoodle cookies is a must bake at our house at Christmas time. I received this recipe from a family member and have made these cookies for the past 18 few years. Wow, I don’t like the sound of that, it is aging me! Mix shortening, butter, sugar and eggs … Continue reading

Dining Room Holiday Decorations 2012!

Dining Room Holiday Decorations 2012!

It is hard to believe that “1” more week and it will be Christmas Eve. Christmas Eve is when we get together with my husband’s family. The evening starts with the family service at church and then all come to our house for a meal and to exchange and open gifts. This is such a … Continue reading

Go Visit a Birthday Bash!

Go Visit a Birthday Bash!

Hey All, it’s Sunday!  I know I don’t post on Sundays, but this one I had to get out.  I helped support a Birthday bash over at One Artsy Mama.  She is having a huge giveaway that I am part of.  So please go on over and register for some of these fabulous prizes she … Continue reading

Food Gift Wrapping Ideas!

Food Gift Wrapping Ideas!

Hello All! As promised I will be sharing some food gift wrapping ideas. On Tuesday I shared with you my ALL time favorite tradition of my White Chocolate Party mix. Today I am going to show you how I wrapped the mix to give as gifts to neighbors and my husbands co-workers. This one I … Continue reading

Creative Gift Wrapping!

Creative Gift Wrapping!

Happy Day! I am super excited to share with you my “Creative Gift Wrapping Package.” The great thing about this package is everything I used to gift wrap my present, I had on hand. Supplies used: Collage paper, scrapbook paper, Mod Podge, buttons, glitter and ribbon. Oh, and of course the white box! I started … Continue reading

One Item Wednesday – Branches!

One Item Wednesday – Branches!

One Item Wednesday – Branches! One Item – Many Uses! 1.  Centerpiece by Celebrations 2.  Curtain Rod by Olive and Love 3.  Cabinet by Recaptured Charm 4.  Bench by Rustic Woodworking 5.  Mirror by Cottage Glamour

The Pretty Christmas Tree!

The Pretty Christmas Tree!

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a fabulous weekend! I know the Christmas festivities are starting to happen, and every weekend seems busier and busier. I am so glad I was able to finish my decorating last week. We have 2 trees at our house. We have the “Love” tree, which is the tree … Continue reading

Ornament Exchange!

Ornament Exchange!

This year I participated in an ornament exchange with One Artsy MaMa. Each participant is teamed up with another and we were to hand craft an ornament to send to the other participant.  I had the great pleasure of being team up with a fellow “Ohioan” and blogger.  You can read about Erin over at Crafty … Continue reading