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Mysteries, polka dots, California Rolls, TJ Maxx, cozy blankets, rainy days and getting the first spoonful of peanut butter out of the jar make me smile. Spiders, rude people, cold fingers and toes, baby leashes, people that don't wrap their packages before going to the Post Office, poison ivy and Math (pretty much all of it) make me want to scream. My perfect day would be spent with my wonderful husband and sweet girls- watching movies in our jammies! Of course, having the movie theater to ourselves would be great, too. Please pass the popcorn and M&M's.:) I am saved by the grace of God. He is my constant companion and hears my every prayer. What a blessing! I'd love to hear from you! Lori at toosillysisters@cox.net

Friday, January 23, 2009

Red and Pink

   All this red and pink is making me giddy!  I want to snuggle up in front of the TV and create....  Instead, I'll be bringing these items to ballet class today.:)  It's kind of like TV, except I get to watch my little sweetie dance- even better.  (except I have to sit on the floor- bummer)  At least there will be pretty music...  


   This week-end these cupids will be getting a "silver" bath.:)

   Mandy made this for me years ago and I treasure it.

   I am having a ball with SWAPS!  I will show more pictures later (can't wait!) but I don't want to ruin the surprise for my partners...

   Such a fun time of year!  We may make some melted crayon hearts like we did last year.  So fun!  Have you ever made those?  Don't throw away your broken crayons!

   I am in such a good mood that I think I will host another GIVEAWAY!  Yippee!  The book below has wonderful craft ideas for a full year.  Even Valentine's Day!  Leave a comment if you're interested and I'll pick a name on Sunday!


18 comments:

Polka Dot Moon said...

Oh please count me in! That looks like a fabulous book - especially fun things to do with the wee ones :)
Denise

Rambling Girl said...

Woohoo...love Valentines a lot and love to do things with Lexi since she is realizing all the different holidays now...We are going to create some things weekend also. Baking cupcakes and a few other things....Have a good weekend Lori.

Oh and please add me to your giveaway.

Ann said...

This sounds great to me!

I'm having my Virtual Girls Night Out at my blog tonight. If you would like to spread the word a little more about your give-away come over and join the fun!

Ann Again... and again
http://annagain66.blogspot.com/

Just A Mom (Call me JAM for short) said...

Looks like you have lots of fun and creative ideas.

Please count me in your giveaway!

MamaTina said...

Looks like another wonderful book!

Mother Hood said...

Thanks for doing a give-away! I can't wait to see the melted crayon hearts! And those cupids will look fantastic in silver! You will post the pictures...right?

Stacy's Random Thoughts said...

Please count me in, too! I'm having a blast with all the holidays now that the Little Princess is so into them... :) Stopping by from Ann's VGNO! :)

Darlene said...

Those cupids are fabulous....where did you get them?

Artfulife said...

That looks like such a great resource for parents and children. We would love a chance to win it. Have fun with all the red and pink, I think I have the fever for it too.

Elise said...

Cute little bag with thingie hanging off it. Speaking of thingies, one of those cupids looks a little vulger. Is that what I think it is??
I am guessing that you are making a garland maybe?? I want to make a wreath Joyfullness style. Love hers!!
Elise

mysteryhistorymom said...

Elise- You naughty girl! It's a little bird! And no, I don't mean it's giving us "the bird"! lol!:) Lori

GinSpaghetti said...

LOVE the red, white, and pink Valentine materials! Stopping by from VGNO!

Jes said...

YIPPEE!!!!!
Would LOVE that book!
Thanks so much for hosting another great giveaway. :)
Much love <3

Ann said...

I can't wait to see the cupids after their "silver" bath.
Thank you so much for being a part of the Virtual GNO!!!

Jamie said...

Woo hoo for that book giveaway, really cute! Yes I'm getting giddy too...so many ideas and V-day is just creeping up on us. My middle babes just started ballet and tap today and she loved it :-)

Lindsay-ann said...

Hi Lori
Looks like you will be having a busy weekend 'bathing' your cupids. I wouldn't know where to start! I look forward to seeing them in their new silvery glory. The bag with the heart print fabric looks gorgeous. I have never seen melted crayon hearts. Please show how you do them.
I love plate that Mandy made you. It's so special.
Your giveaway book looks great. Please can I enter?
Lindsay

It's Always Something Around Here said...

What a great giveaway!!!

Lou Ann

AwtemNymf said...

Can't Buy Me Love, 50 1st Dates, Pretty Woman & Grease are all fab movies too! *wink wink*
I can't wait to see your altered Silver cupids! What fun those will looks!
Woohoo!
Hugs & Faerie Dust!