Monthly Archives: November 2011

Yum, Yum Cupcakes

Hubbers always makes some cupcakes for us to decorate near the end of Novemeber. We usually use candy and Christmas colours to get us in the spirit of the holidays. Other times during the year, I direct the decorating. I … Continue reading

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Hip Hip Horray, a Versatile Blogger Award Today!

I was very pleased to wake up and find that I had been given the Versatile Blogger Award from Taming the Goblin! I love her blog and the fun activities that she prepares for her son. I am currently planning … Continue reading

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Tot School – Zip, Zip Airplanes

My tot is 28 months old. (and an added 5 year old in the mix) We had an additional kiddo in our totschool time this week and a busy house so we didn’t  get as much done as usual. Regardless, … Continue reading

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It’s a Tradition – Painting Christmas Socks

Every year, I venture out to walmart, buy some cheap Christmas Stockings and fabric paint and set my family to be being creative. This tradition happened by accident the first year Mr. Hockey and Elastoboy were with us  for Christmas. … Continue reading

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Volleyball, Hanging out and Santa’s Arrival

Last week went by super fast and was certainly busier than usual without Hubbers here. He is home now, so life has somewhat returned to normal, though we do have an additional kiddo for the next week. Not sure after … Continue reading

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Pop Up Insects

We didn’t get to much crafting this week but did make some cute little insects! While cleaning the basement storage area, I found an old Ross kit – 3D Pop It Fuzzy Insects and decided to let the kids have … Continue reading

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Totschool – Nn is for Nifty Nets

My tot is 28 months old. With hubbers gone again this week, it was another busy time around the house. It was a bit less crazy than last week though, so we got lots of learning time in! On Monday, … Continue reading

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Making Nativity Masks from Princesses

Click on the buttons above to see other great ideas! For our church’s Christmas presentation, the children in our Sunday School class are putting on a bit of a play. They are creating masks and saying a little poem for … Continue reading

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Skating, visits, Cheesing with Chuck-E and Decorating Extrodinaire

We had a pretty average week around here, just a bit busier with Hubbers gone. The kids were in mostly good spirits and the Christmas mood has started to set in! We began the week with a bit of a … Continue reading

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Fancy Christmas lists and Funky Christmas Garland

I am linking up to Adventures in Mommy Land. To join, or see what others are doing, click on the image above. I get the Christmas bug every November. It is not uncommon for me to put up the tree … Continue reading

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