Thursday, July 31, 2008
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This fun loving combination of stuffed toy and modular toddler seating has many features designed to support your toddler's developmental needs, making these engaging and multi-talented silly seats a Playfully Smart addition to any growing home.
I just think they're darn cute!! They also have some other great furniture you'll definitely want to see for yourself. http://www.pkolino.com
Sunday, July 27, 2008
Also offering beautiful and elegant Christening Gowns, upscale boutique wear and sumptious gifts for baby and mommy too.
Saturday, July 26, 2008
1/3 cup mild clear Joy dishwashing soap
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 Mix cornstarch and liquid soap in bowl.
2 Pour into ice cube tray, filling about 1/2 full.
3 Put 4-8 drops of different food coloring colors into each
Also found on recipezaar is Jon & Kate plus 8's monkey munch recipe! Yummy:
9 cups Chex cereal (any variety)
1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup peanut butter
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1 Put chex in a large bowl and put aside.
2 Place chocolate chips, peanut butter and butter into a quart-sized microwavable bowl.
3 Stir the ingredients together.
4 Microwave the mixture uncovered for a minute on "high." Stir the mix again and continue to zap in thirty second intervals until it mixes smoothly.
5 Add the vanilla and stir.
6 Pour over the cereal while stirring.
7 Put combination into a 2-gallon, Ziploc freezer bag.
8 Add powdered sugar, seal the bag and shake until distributed.
9 Spread Monkey Munch out on wax paper to cool and dry.
10 Keep refrigerated in an airtight container for storage.
Friday, July 25, 2008
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Sunday, July 20, 2008
Fun Ways to Decorate These Favorite Treats
© Denise Oliveri
There are so many ways to decorate cupcakes. By using the basic cupcake recipe shown here, you will also see how to turn them into delectable creations.
These cupcake recipes are fun to make and even more fun to eat! Your kids will have a blast making butterflies and ladybugs. Let's get cooking.
Basic Cupcake Recipe
2-1/4 cups all purpose flour
1-1/3 cups sugar
3 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup shortening
1 cup milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 large eggs
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line cupcake pans with paper liners.
Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt in a large mixing bowl. Add shortening, milk, and vanilla. Beat for 1 minute on medium speed. Scrape side of bowl with a spatula.
Add eggs to the mixture. Beat for 1 minute on medium speed. Scrape bowl again. Beat on high speed for 1 minute 30 seconds until well mixed.
Spoon cupcake batter into paper liners until 1/2 to 2/3 full.
Bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
Cool 5 minutes in pans then remove and place on wire racks to cool completely.
Cupcakes (recipe above)
Green food coloring
Fruit Slice candies
Sour straw candy
Tint the vanilla frosting by adding one or two drops of green food coloring to make a minty colored frosting.
Frost the cupcakes.
For the wings, cut fruit slice candies in half horizontally.
For the body, cut red sour straws in strips.
For the head, put Skittles at the end of the strips.
For the antennae, cut shorter strips of sour straws, snipping in half lengthwise. Place at the top of the head.
Cupcakes (recipe above)
Red fruit slice candy
Black licorice lace candy
Small zip-lock freezer bag
Ice the cupcakes with strawberry icing.
Place the chocolate frosting in a small zip-lock freezer bag and snip off one corner. Pipe a mound of chocolate frosting in the center of each cupcake.
Slice a red fruit slice in half for the wings. Place on top of the chocolate icing.
Attach M&M Mini's to wings using frosting for glue.
Attach a Junior Mint for the head and two black licorice pieces for the antennae.
Saturday, July 19, 2008
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Here's one of the designs and there are a few more. I you are from Delaware, check out both sites! You won't be disappointed!
Monday, July 14, 2008
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Second is a bit more pricey, but still so adorable. A Tinkle Bell jingle bell anklet for $45:
Saturday, July 12, 2008
Yummy, a chocolate ice cream hand made scarf for $20! There's also vanilla and strawberry for those so inclined.
Not so much an ice cream person? For $25, you can get this Pink Lemonade Cookie Scarf:
These are some very unique and adorable items. Be sure to visit www.fiercepixy.etsy.com!
Friday, July 11, 2008
Waggies is a company created solely to employ persons with intellectual disabilities and empower them to become productive contributors in society. Maggie and her friends enjoy baking, packaging and marketing the all natural doggie treats. They are extremely proud of successfully mastering the skills needed to make these exceptional "bones". Volunteers help guide and support the team as they make a quality product that dogs love. Dog owners like the freshness, texture and attractive packaging. Reward your dog with these nutritious and delicious treats and support members of the community who want to be part of the work force. It's a winning combination.
Thursday, July 10, 2008
Make a memory that will last a life time.
Wednesday, July 9, 2008
First, here is a sweet Minnie Mouse bottlecap necklace that sells for $18.99 that your little one may love to wear.
Next, find this hand made crocheted hat in Minnie Colors for just $13.00.
So after checking out our shoes & bags, go to http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5678321!