Category Archives: holidays

Gallery of Ointments: #4

Yep another repost..from 2013. Since I was one post behind, I’ll get 2 in today and will sleep well tonight! I hope. Last night was hopeless. The entire night found me chasing around in my dreamworld trying to find a … Continue reading

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Ornament a Day, Take 3

So…After spending the day shopping, Big Boss and I are worn out.  This shopping stuff isn’t as much fun as it used to be. Don’t get me wrong…I love hunting down the perfect gifts.  But after about 1 hour, I’m … Continue reading

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An Ornament a Day, Take 2

ROTFLOL…just thought of a funny story a relative of mine told me years ago. She worked at a nice gift shop where really nice Christmas ornaments arrived with fanfare.  It seems that there were shoppers out there who collected specific … Continue reading

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Out with the Old, In with the…Old

The decorations are down and boxed up.  Garlands and bows have been stuffed into the storage bins.  The tree has been placed into its special bag and tucked away. Christmas is officially over.  Kinda proud though because it’s all down … Continue reading

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Hey! It’s Millionaire Time again!!!!

Several folks have asked for the Texas Millionaire candy recipe to be posted again, so here ya go.  But this year’s edition will feature the Lovely Jessie, #1 granddaughter, who loves to cook and is eager to learn.  And is exceptionally talented! … Continue reading

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All the Little Ghosties, in a Row…a Halloween cake

Repost Alert: Just in case you have extra time on your hands and you’re anxious to decorate for Halloween…  =0) Update: Go HERE for the companion piece to this cake! I must get this written. Why?  Because it’s September 9…just … Continue reading

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Snow Day

OK, maybe not for the kids but it’s definitely a Snow Day for me!!! What qualifies a Snow Day?  Lots of snow. Lots of cold. Lots of ice. Lots of wind.  So far the wind isn’t quite there. But this … Continue reading

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Soul Windows for Christmas

Thank you Carol for this quote!!! “People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.”  Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Quick Valentine gift needed?

  While working on a quick Valentine cake, for some reason…yes, my mind works in strange ways…I looked at the paper punch my 4 year old grands were playing with the other day and thought, “Wonder what I can do … Continue reading

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Up on the Rooftop!

Not that I’ve run out of ointments…but I do have to save something for next year!!? This little guy is one of my favorites…have I said that before?  He truly is tho.  I mean just look at that face!  And … Continue reading

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