Thursday, December 31, 2009

Our Top 10 Post of 2009

Here are our
TOP 10 Most Popular Posts of 2009

These were based on comments, feedback, and e-mails.

As we end the year and take a look back.


#10 Cookie Kit

































And Our #1 most popular post of 2009 is......
(Drum Roll Please)

How to Make Beaded Watch Bands!






Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Ranch Pretzels

These ranch pretzels are so easy and great to snack on! Perfect for a New Years Party! I am not really a ranch fan, but I love these. I got this recipe from a church activity.

3 oz. Orville Redenbacker Oil
1 dry pkg. Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing
1/4 tsp. garlic powder
24 oz. small round pretzels

Pour over pretzels. Stir Often
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Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Family Friendly New Year Party


With all of our kids, we will probably not go out as a couple but stay in and ring in the new year as a family. Here is the plan to make it fun for the whole family.

Food:
Lot of fun snack food and appetizers

Drinks:
sparkling cider in fancy glasses

Decorations:
Let the kids do most of it with ballons and streamers

Activities:
Make Time Capsules from the past year
Make Resolutions
Play games
Make Pary Hats

Countdown:
We will do it a little early maybe 9:00. Count down and celebrate with noise makers.



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Monday, December 28, 2009

Weekly Menu

Monday: Tacos, Chips and Salsa

Tuesday: Italian chicken, Green beans

Wednesday: Yummy Potato Soup

Thursday: Eat Out

Friday: Grilled Salmon Packets

Saturday: Taco Soup

Sunday: Fish baked potato, corn

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Saturday, December 26, 2009

Christmas Tables

I couple of week ago, I went to a Relief Society Christmas Dinner. Different women decorated each table. I was seated at this darling table decorated by Lisa. It was seriously amazing! And I loved the non-traditional colors. Here is a look at her table and all the others. It was so fun to see all the cute designs. Great job ladies.












Friday, December 25, 2009

Merry Christmas

MeRrY ChRiStMaS!

From: Alish & Whitney

Enjoy Today!

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Festival of Trees

Here are all of the wonderful pictures that we received! It is so fun seeing everyone's trees! Thanks to those who sent them in.


Whitney's Tree
Our Mother's Tree- It so tall I love it!
Alish's Tree

Michelle's Tree


Jenny's crocheted Christmas trees that she sells on Etsy

Heather's Tree

Melissa's tree and her cute little boy's tree!

Mary's Tree

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

A Look Inside

Here is a look inside my house at some of my Christmas decorations.





Kids' Tree

One of these years all the stockings will match.


A look at the outside. I can not take credit for any of this.
It was all my husband.


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