December 18, 2017

Archives for November 2009

Our Elf on the Shelf is Back

elfshelf1Last year we started the family tradition of the Elf on the Shelf by Carol V. Aebersold and Chanda A. Bell. It is a great way to usher in the Christmas season.  The elf comes with a wonderfully illustrated book that tells the story of the elf and his mission. The book tells kids that Santa’s elf shows up to […]

Making Fun Soaps

pinkfavorsI am always looking for activities that “GC” , who is 7, and I can enjoy together. This weekend, we made soap shower favors for my friend who is expecting twin girls. We used a large block of clear glycerin soap, soap coloring, lavander scent, and candy molds.  First, you melt  the clear glycerin soap to make […]

Are you a WHO DAT? 7-0!

New Orleans SaintsWow! The rumblings of a Black and Gold Superbowl are getting louder. The New Orleans Saints are 7-0!  First, I am a proud New Orleanian and love this city’s history, culture, and food (yummm). Second, along with that comes being a Saints fan through good times and the not so good times! Right now, they […]