Woo-Hoo! It's Friday, Friday Frenzy! Real quick let's play a game of Have You Ever? Sound like fun? Alright then, here we go... Have you ever watched a teenager lick a slab of ice/snow up a glass front door? Have you ever watched a 5yr. old sled down the stairs on her stomach head first...without… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – GRANDPA GREEN
It's gonna be stinkin cold up here in the Northeast this Valentine's weekend and you know what that means right? No it doesn't mean that! I was thinking more along the lines of a warm fire, hot cup of coffee, and a stack of books..oh, and don't forget the chocolate, because after all, what's Valentine's Day without the… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – THE BEST PET OF ALL
Yiiiipppeeee!!!!! It's officially Friday Frenzy! You know what that means.... Some handpicked goodies inspired by one amazing children's book, A SICK DAY FOR AMOS McGEE by Philip & Erin Stead. Seriously, this book is fantabulous! I will shamelessly admit that although this particular book was winning awards and praises from all corners of the publishing world,… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – A SICK DAY FOR AMOS McGEE
I love children's books! I. LOVE. THEM! Give me a slice of cake and a children's book and I'm in hog heaven... Wait... A slice? Who am I kidding? I laugh in the face of a SLICE of cake...And A children's book? P-L-E-A-S-E. That sort of thing is for amateurs! Remember Will Ferrell in ELF? Yeah,… Continue reading THE FRIDAY FRENZY- even though it’s a Wednesday!
It's that time of year again; apple cider, colorful foliage, pumpkin pie, jack-o-lanterns, bags of rocks..sorry Charlie Brown, it is what it is....and of course Susanna Leonard Hill's Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest! You knew I'd enter right? I just can't help myself. It's like Susanna and the cider spiced doughnuts know voodoo or something...I just… Continue reading HALLOWEEN MOUSE
What do you do when your best friend gives you a bunch of dried lavender stems? Why you make hanging sachets of course! Cute right? How do you get one you ask? Get someone to make them for ya! Only kidding! Jeez... It's almost Frrriiiddddaaaayyy!!!!! Lighten up! Okay, Sew up a few little fabric squares… Continue reading Lavender Sachet DIY
Want to know what one of my favorite things is? Well, YES cake is one of them, but.... Look at that stack! Ain't it purty? So many things to love about that great stack! I mean, have you read The Curious Garden and sat in awe at the inspiring illustrations? How about Sam & Dave… Continue reading The Queen Speaks