Category Archives: candy

Halloween Candy

I have successfully eaten every Almond Joy and Heath bar within a 6 square mile radius of my house. It might have something to do with the fact that I told my children those candy bars don’t taste good. Or … Continue reading

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Mystery Boxes…Do You Dare (Halloween Party 2013)

We had our annual Halloween party this past weekend and it was a lot of fun. As well as being quite tasty. But….not too healthy (only some of the butter we used). We may have cooked ourselves silly making sugar … Continue reading

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We Were Saved in the Pantry

After dinner the other night, the kids were amusing themselves with something so my husband and I went on a hunt. “We need dessert. We need dessert.” And then we spotted it in the pantry. “Eureka! It’s a miracle!” Do … Continue reading

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Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs

Reese’s peanut butter eggs are like crack cocaine for me. I. Just. Can’t. Get. Enough. I . Must. Have. A. Hit. Right. Now. Go. Play. Outside. Right. Now. Cause. Momma. Needs. A. Fix.

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Holiday Eating

I just ate 2 pounds of toffee in the last day and a half, proving that buying desserts at Costco should be outlawed. Fortunately, those calories have been completely negated as I drank skim milk with said toffee thus insuring … Continue reading

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Halloween Party Ideas

Starting to mentally prepare for our Halloween party: List of food possibilities Fixing up the patio area Finish Decorating House Clean House Front of House Decorations And within each of those projects listed are twenty-three million things to do. But … Continue reading

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Printable Halloween Dinner Conversation Cards – New to Etsy!

So I’ve spent the last few months thinking about Halloween. Believe it or not, I started putting together these cards in June and am so excited to finally say they are done! The Halloween Dinner Conversation Set includes: 31 cards … Continue reading

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Halloween Estimation – Printable

This weekend we pulled out our Halloween stuff and started decorating the house. I found the following printable which we used at our Halloween party last year. Just find an empty jar, count candy corns as you fill up the … Continue reading

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It happened again.

It happened again. But this time my husband was the victim. If you ask me though, he was kind of asking for it. Caroline was loose and there were consequences. I’m thinking of possibly buying a cage to stick her … Continue reading

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Easter Synopsis Part 2

Let’s see, where were we when we last left off… 7:24 am – Oldest Bunny decides to change attitude 7:27 am – Shoes are on and baskets are empty – let the games begin. First up, the front yard. 7:38 … Continue reading

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