Archive | November, 2008

28 November 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Seven Layer Magic Bars

These are FANTASTIC! and SO EASY!!! I just made my first batch of them the other day. Otherwise known as “Hello Dollies” they are sweet, pretty and crunchy! YUM! A great Christmas treat to add to a cookie tray. Seven Layer Magic Bars (aka: Hello Dollies) 1/2 cup margarine or butter 1 1/2 cups graham […]

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27 November 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Taylor Evans Christmas Craft Sale!

Cloisonne Cat Earrings with Curly Copper Tails This has been a busy month!  Between renovations in our house, Christmas preparations and shows, kid *stuff* and birthday celebrations, I’ve really been swamped! On Saturday, (November 29th) Taylor Evans Public School is holding it’s wonderful annual craft show! It really is a terrific show!  I’ve been as […]

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21 November 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Priceville Christmas Craft Show

Tomorrow, I will be showing my jewelry at the Priceville Christmas Craft Show!  I am looking forward to this busy event and not sure what to expect.Then next weekend, is the local Taylor Evans Show and Sale!  A HUGE event that I am eagerly awaiting! The Priceville Show tomorrow is near Flesherton Ontario, North-East of […]

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20 November 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Broccoli Salad Recipe

This is a delicious salad, and a great way to get those greens into your diet, as they’re kind of *in disguise* in this recipe! It’s crunchy with broccoli, salty with sunflower seeds, has bacon for protein and has sweetness from the raisins! Perfect with grilled chicken or as a side dish with a casserole, […]

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19 November 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Layered Spaghetti Casserole Recipe

My Mom made us this yummy dish today, as we prepared our main floor for well, a new floor!  It sure was delicious! I love it when someone else cooks for me…doesn’t happen often enough! I am not quite certain that I have the measurements exactly right, but I’ll just wing it here and I’m […]

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18 November 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Handmade Ladybug

One of the many dough creations I made the other day with Liam.  I honestly don’t know which of us had more fun!  I’m going through a real Ladybug *thing* these days, and am excitedly awaiting my lampwork class in December, where I am hoping to make a ladybug bead…til then, let there be dough!!!

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17 November 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Meat Muffins Recipe

Meat Muffins A variation on meatloaf, use muffin tins to make “mini meat-loaves” These are quick, simple and yummy! This recipe makes about 8 muffins, and will serve 4-6 people. 1 Pkg. (1 pound or so) Ground Beef, Turkey or Chicken 1 Pkg. Stove Top Stuffing MIx 3/4 Cup Water 1 Onion Chopped Fine 3 […]

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16 November 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Santa Claus Parade in Guelph

The weather was really cold, but it didn’t keep the crowds away! The kids waiting patiently for the “Big Guy in Red” Finally, the big moment!  It was worth the wait!

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14 November 2008 ~ 0 Comments


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13 November 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Clay Christmas Ornaments Recipe

Kids just love to be front and center when it comes to Christmas decorating.  A great way to involve them in the process, is to have them make their very own clay ornaments to hang on the tree. Not only are they beautiful, but such a wonderful keepsake.  I think my Mom still has one […]

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