My mom had a friend cut a piece of wood for a family measuring chart.... he had the brilliant idea to plain it and router it look like an old school ruler. I then brought it home, stained it, drilled a hole, measured and painted it to fit in our home.
I really enjoy searching through Pinterest and Google to find the best party themed food ideas. When I am occasionally creative enough to come up with ideas without relying on other's, that's when I am especially pleased when my kids are thrilled by the treat. Home made Cinnamon Buns as Leia's Cinna-Buns
Here's an impossible task; keep sugar cookie decorating neat and tidy with kids doing the decorating. We found a way! First have the kids help you make the dough and shapes. Let the cookies cool while mixing up the icing. Find my sugar cookie recipe here. Set the sprinkles in separate bowls so they can … Continue reading Sugar Cookie with sprinkles and kids -YIKES!
Six years ago in a galaxy not too far from here a young Padawan was born... The party was organized into planets - as there are so many looks to the Star Wars universe! We joined the youngling as he trained as a Jedi night in the forests of Dagobah, sledded on Hoth, ate in … Continue reading Star Wars party
I enjoy the look of white chalk (sometimes with a hint of colour) on a black chalkboard. When I was little my favourite thing was drawing a special image on the classroom blackboard and writing P.L.O. (Please Leave On) for the janitor to leave the image there for my class to enjoy the following day. … Continue reading Chalkboards