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Archive for October, 2011

Happy Halloween!

Monday, October 31, 2011    Activity, Food & Drink, Kids    1 Comment »

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween everyone! Hope you all have loads of fun. Here are a few pics from our Halloween cupcake decorating. We entered our “Eyeball Cupcake” in the Arizona Republic cupcake decorating contest. We weren’t one of the three winners, but they did include our photo in a slideshow of all the entries. Check them out […]

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Vintage treasures

Friday, October 21, 2011    Fashion    5 Comments »

Vintage treasures

I have a new hobby. Treasure hunting. It seems all the American Pickers, Picker Sisters, Storage Wars and Pawn Stars episodes have been swirling around in my brain — and when I bought those mid-century night stands and then sold them for a nice profit, something clicked. I’m now fixing up a mid-century round wood […]

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You’ve Been Boo’d – super cool free printables

Monday, October 17, 2011    Activity, Gifts, Kids    2 Comments »

You've Been Boo'd - super cool free printables

I’m finding it hard to get into the fall/Halloween spirit when it’s still over 100 degrees, but in honor of seeing a leaf fall on my windshield today… I present the super talented TomKat Studio’s annual free We’ve Been Booed printables. Booing your neighbors is kind of like leaving an anonymous May Day basket, but […]

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Animal Cracker Pillows

Sunday, October 16, 2011    Decorating, Gifts, Kids    Add a comment »

Animal Cracker Pillows

I know you want to bite this seal’s head off. Can you believe it’s actually a wool felt pillow? This pillow is part of the Animal Crackers line of super realistic looking pillows made by Fetch! Product Design. The first production of these pillows will be limited, and each pillow is hand-made when ordered. So […]

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Breakfast ideas for moms and kids

Thursday, October 6, 2011    Food & Drink    3 Comments »

Breakfast ideas for moms and kids

I recently switched back to my favorite breakfast. I toast a slice of multigrain bread, then top it with raw crunchy almond butter, half a banana sliced, and a drizzle of honey. Add a cup of coffee, and it is such a satisfying breakfast. For the kids, I love this idea from Muffin Tin Mom […]

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