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Dangerous Dessert Bar
Superhero Staff Appreciation Week

This series of posts is for those of you on the PTSA and/or Hospitality Committee at your child’s school. Here you will find step-by-step instructions to duplicate the “Dangerous Dessert Bar” for Superhero Staff Appreciation Week at your…

Making a Playable Angry Birds Cake

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Making a Playable Angry Birds Cake From the moment I saw this playable Angry Birds cake I knew that a) Zoë would LOVE it and b) she would want an Angry Birds themed birthday party. I was more than happy to oblige. I had visions of grand cakes…

Angry Birds Party Games

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Party Games A party is not a party without a pinata. Or in our case a pig-nata. Get it? Hehehehe. Not surprisingly, you can't find Angry Birds pinatas at the party supply store, so I figured I would try my hand at making one. How To Make and…

DIY Giant Angry Birds Slingshot

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How To Build a Giant Slingshot Before I begin, I would like to clarify that these are instructions for making a permanent slingshot. Make sure you really want to commit before moving forward with this project. You cannot modify these instructions…

Angry Birds (and Pigs) Ball Tutorial

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Angry Birds (and Pigs) Ball Tutorial The Angry Birds (and pig) balls were the hit of the party. I am so pleased with how they turned out. I had originally intended to make birds in every color, but I found red and green balls at the grocery…

Angry Birds Birthday Party

Angry Birds is sweeping the world. It is one of the most fun and addictive games ever created. I remember the first time I saw/heard my husband playing Angry Birds on his phone. My first thought was, "What on earth is that bizarre noise?" Kelly…

The Value of a Dollar

One of my missions as I mother is not to raise a spoiled child. I want my children to appreciate and be thankful for what they have. While Zoë is thankful, I saw the beginnings of "I want more!" starting to creep in a few years ago. It all…

Our Family Tree

Our family tree is the focal point of the girls' playroom. Originally I painted it purely for decoration but it has become so much more than that. Take a closer look... We have pictures of all the girls' aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents…