Posted in October 2012

DIY baby Plankton costume

DIY baby Plankton costume

Halloween is only days away! We are ready to have some fun, eat too much candy and be spooked. Last year for Halloween Tommy dressed up as “Plankton” from Spongebob. He was just 6 and a half months of age at the time. I made the costume with felt, pipe cleaners and fabric… I printed a … Continue reading

Pumpkin spice donut holes

Pumpkin spice donut holes

Cinnamon, sugar, pumpkin… Keeping with the pumpkin craze I decided to make a batch of baked pumpkin spice donut holes (aka timbits). I simply used a box of classic yellow cake mix, and substituted pumpkin puree for the eggs, adding some pumpkin pie spice. The results were delicious all on their own! Add the cinnamon/ sugar … Continue reading

Displaying artwork

Displaying artwork

Since school has started back up, I have the duty of sorting through the children’s school work. I have learned to keep the art, creative stories, etc. Currently all of Jacob & Jadyn’s work is being stored in a plastic container in the garage… boring. With Tommy making scribbles too, I aim to try one of … Continue reading

Homemade croutons

Homemade croutons

On my last date night with Jason, we set forth to Ruth’s Chris in San Diego for steak and lobster (our date nights are few and far between, we felt a nice dinner with wine and such was needed!). The shops at Seaport Village happen to be close to our destination and so we made a … Continue reading

A gift

This quote warmed my heart a little… a few days ago I was out in the park with Tommy. He loves to explore! Searching for treasures, or hiding spots maybe. Following closely behind, I became the recipient of rock after rock. I smiled then ditched the rock only to receive another one in its place. Then I thought … Continue reading