Archive For The “DIY” Category

Future Project: DIY cake stand and cookie stands

By | September 9, 2012

This weekend I hung around the house and continued working on painting the buffet. I am having some problems with it but I am trying not to give up. Through random browsing I came across a really cute project that I am planning on trying. This one seems simple, quick, and inexpensive. I am going […]

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This weekend: baking, foreign exchange student potluck, estate sales, buffet project, and the fabric store

By | August 27, 2012

  This weekend we were invited to a welcome potluck for the foreign exchange student program. My daughter has been begging us to host a German girl so I have been communicating with some people at AFS. They kindly invited us to their welcome potluck. It was a lot of fun. I am hoping that we […]

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Super Bowl birthday party

By | February 10, 2012

Last weekend I hosted a Super Bowl birthday party for my mom.  Lucky for me red is her favorite color so I was able to incorporate my Valentine’s Day gingerbread house and my red place mats.  In addition to the birthday cake, we also had oatmeal chocolate chip cookies (I got the recipe from The […]

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I am so lucky to have you as my daughter Snellen eye chart

By | February 9, 2012

I was browsing through Etsy and I stumbled upon a really cute idea. Somebody used the idea of a Snellen eye chart to display a message. The one that caught my attention said, “I am so lucky to have you as my daughter”. I thought about ordering it for my daughter so I could give […]

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