Monday, January 4, 2010

it's official.

I'm now blogging over HERE. Come join should be fun!

Monday, December 28, 2009

Cat's out of the bag!

What does that even mean?? Why was the cat in the bag in the first place??

Anyway, some how, some of you have started trickling over to my new little did you find are sneaky! I wanted to work out all the kinks and have it beautiful.....but oh well. we go!

It's still me.
What I like.
What I do.
What I make.
What I photograph.
What I eat (of course!)
i saw today has been so fun for the past few months.....but I need to share more than one photo a day:) This blog will remain here, but I won't be posting anything new.

So check it out. I'm in the middle of posting a recap of 2009 (wasn't it a great year!)....and daily posting will be touch and go for the next little while, as we are heading off on our first adventure of 2010! See you there soon!


changing season, changing year, and some really fun blog changes coming up.... see you in 2010!

Saturday, December 26, 2009


and we're still feasting.....there isn't much room left.
maybe one more piece.
inspired by THIS lovely cake.

Friday, December 25, 2009

these two

{made our Christmas the best ever. I love our little family}

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

making messes

{makes us happy!}

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

dear snow,

I know that I complain about you.....alot. But I was really starting to worry that you were not going to be here this year for Christmas. But you came!! We are so excited you are here. (just don't stay too long.)


Monday, December 21, 2009

the world needs more snowballs

the boy asked if we were making 10,000 cookies.

Sunday, December 20, 2009


our heater had decided that today would be a good day to stop working
so we have
and a cozy fire....
it's not too bad.

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Monday, December 14, 2009


{to build us a house!}

is this turning into a baking blog?? whoops.

Sunday, December 13, 2009


{our very favorite christmas cookie}

Snow Balls 350* 20 min

¾ C butter

1 tsp vanilla

1 Tbl water

1/8 tsp salt

1/3 C sugar

1 ½ C flour

1 C choc chips

1 C chopped nuts

Cream butter, vanilla, water, sugar and salt. Add flour and mix well. Add chips and nuts. Form into 1” balls. Bake at 350* for 20 minutes. Cool for a few minutes. Roll in powdered sugar while still warm. Makes about 3 doz. (unless you eat lots of dough:)

Saturday, December 12, 2009

enchiladas suizas

From here. (although my heart still lies here)

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

welcome, christmas

Welcome, Christmas, bring your cheer.
Cheer to all Whos far and near.
Christmas Day is in our grasp so long as we have hands to clasp.
Christmas Day will always be just as long as we have we.
Welcome Christmas while we stand, heart to heart and hand in hand.
--How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Monday, December 7, 2009

one more giveaway.....

Head over to Heather's cute blog for one last giveaway for 2009--any print from my shop! shipping within the US through December!

Sunday, December 6, 2009

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Friday, December 4, 2009