Archive for December, 2012

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How to Make Homemade Watercolor Paint

My daughters love to paint all of the time.  We ran out of watercolor paints and I thought I’d see if it was possible to make my own homemade watercolor paints.  I did a quick Google search and found a recipe over at Happy Hooligans.  I was soo excited because usually when I come across homemade recipes that say you
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Christmas cake balls

Christmas Cake Balls and Cake Pops

I love to bake and create tasty treats.  Not only do I love to make these delicious goodies but I also enjoy making them look super cute.  I haven’t made any treats yet this year, but I can’t wait to make some of my Christmas cake balls. Last year I made about eighteen dozen cake balls.    It was only
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Menu Plan Monday – Dec. 10/12

Monday: Mini Spinach and Mushroom Quiche (carry over from last week because we went out for Mexican food on Sunday night) Tuesday: Crispy Fish Tacos – I make a yummy white sauce for these.  It’s 1 part plain yogurt to 1 part mayonnaise. It’s super simple and delicious.  It tastes just like the kind I used to get at Rubio’s Baja
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Lovin’ The Weekend Blog Hops Featured Host

Welcome to Lovin’ The Weekend Blog Hops with your co-hosts: Karen from Tots and Me, Maria from Adventures of the Mommy Homemaker and Rena from An Ordinary Housewife. Thank you to every one who has stopped by, whether this is your first visit or you have been a faithful ongoing participant! We would love for you to stop by each
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Truth In The Tinsel Advent Calendar and Ornament Update #1

This past week has been soo much fun making our Truth in the Tinsel ornaments with my two little girls.  Allie is 4 and Kat is just a few days shy of 18 months.  Kat has been particularly excited to participate and make her own crafts.  her favorite part is when she gets to use the glue.  I dip a
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