Friday, July 17, 2009
Monday, July 13, 2009
The weather in my neck of the woods:It's 94 deggrees but feels like it 100, I'm praying we get some rain soon.
One of my simple pleasures: crocheting...i find it relaxing.
On my bedside table: The Time Travelers Wife
On my TV: watching ICarly with Miss Chloie
On the menu for tonight: Fried Shrimp
On my To Do List: wash, fold & put up this mountain of laundry
New Recipe I tried last week: haven't tried a new recipe in a while need to find some new ones
In the craft basket: Lots of ribbon...need to make some bows for the girls
Looking forward to: my brother coming to town
Homemaking Tip for this week: can't think of one at the moment.
Favorite Blog Post of the week (mine or other): Layers of Love Mouse Cakes these cakes are too cute
Favorite photo from last week: My Toothless Chloie
Lesson learned the past few days: great friends are hard to find,but once you do be thankful for them.
On my Prayer List: friends that are having difficulty conceiving and friends that are waiting for adoption
Devotionals, Scripture Reading, Key Verses: Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still. (Exodus 14:13a,14)
Thursday, July 9, 2009
She is my awesome cousin that has decided to join me on a new adventure of baking. Secretly we would love to be professional cake decorators. Hopefully one day with lots of practice we will make some beautiful cakes. For now though my neighbor Tasha has let us make her sons first birthday cake. Of course we made a practice cake last week. This saturday is the party so tomorrow will we will be gathreing everything again to do anothe Elmo cake.
Now any advice on how to get the eyes and nose super smooth?
Quote of the Day: You must look into other people as well as at them. Lord Chesterfield
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
For you thrifty decorators you have to check out Southern Hospitality
Rhoda has a style i love and has tutorials of her projects i think you will enjoy! I think my favorite has got to be the bead Board Wall Paper
Need a Sign? Check out The Homespun Raven
Like Art? Art for Kids rooms or Playrooms? Then you must check out rkdsign88 blog & etsy shop
I so wish i had her painting skills!
Scabble Tile Pendants
Last but not least Twilight Fans some things for you to look at:
Twilight Charm Bracelet
Twilight Scrabble Tile Pendant
Let me know if you like any of these finds and pass along some of your favorite finds!
Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Amber over at Asbill Soup tagged me this morning. ! So, here it goes.....
8 Things I'm Looking Forward To:
1. Claire sleeping through the night
2. School clothes shopping for Chloie
3. 5 o'clock Friday
5. Losing the rest of this weight
6. Taking some cake decorating classes
7. going on vacation
8. spending time with the family
8 Things I Did Yesterday:
1. Finished Breaking Dawn
2. Cleaned House
3. Watched a video tutorial on cake decorating
4. Started planning a baby shower
5. Looked at paint colors for the house
6. Took a nap w/the girls
7. Started a sewing project
8. Painted Chloie's toes
8 Things I Wish I Could Do:
1. Go to Disney now
2. Sew like a pro
3. Go to Twicon
4. Win the Lotto
5. Go to Paris
6. Keep my girls little for a little longer
7. Take some awesome cake decorating classes
8 Shows I enjoy:
1. Greys Anatomy
3. Desperate Houswives
4. Cake Boss
5. The Hills
6. House Hunters
7. Design on a Dime
8. Brothers & Sisters
8 Friends I'm Tagging:
Please leave me a comment and let me know if you did yours so I can come check it out !!!