Archive For The “Holiday” Category

My new rug, rearranged hobnail, and Halloween

By | October 5, 2012

I already started with Halloween decorations. I imagine I will add to what I have put up since October just started. I rearranged some of my dishes to coordinate with my rug and Halloween decorations. My new black and white chevron rug from Overstock.

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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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Sunday Fun-day: Valentine’s Day Edition

By | January 29, 2012

Today I turned an unused Trader Joe’s gingerbread house kit leftover from Christmas into a Valentine’s Day gingerbread house. I bought a $1.00 box of chocolate, a $1.00 bag of Valentine’s Day candy corn and used some frosting and other candies I had in my pantry to decorate. After I made the Valentine’s Day gingerbread […]

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Del Mar Antique Show and something came in the mail for me :D

By | January 22, 2012

Today Travis and I went to the Del Mar Antique Show.  I was really excited about it.  I was sure we were going to find a ton of Flow Blue and lots of hobnail and Fenton.  Waaaaaaa, I was so wrong.  There were a couple of pieces of overpriced Flow Blue.  Prices aside, none of […]

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Mantle Love

By | January 22, 2012

This is totaly unrelated to Flow Blue but I thought I would share. A few months ago I saw some people decoarating their mantles for Halloween. I thought it looked cute so I tried it. Halloween turned into Thanksgiving and that turned into Christmas. Today I am home sick from work so I decided to […]

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