Wednesday, November 22, 2006

Yep tomorrow is Turkey Day boy have i been busy making sweet potato pie, Pumkin and 2 strawberry cheesecake. My dinner starts at 7:00 pm because my kids work grocers and they are open so we are having late dinner instead a noon. Making two kinds of stuffing one cornbread the other stuffed apple raisin. And the rest of the sides to go .. We put up the tree and lights around the house we had a long day but it was fun. I hope tomorrow goes well we will seeee !!! I made a strawberry coaster i think it came out okay i hope. Its for one of my exchanges im doing with a group.

Im now working on a crochet dress potholder for a exchange in christmas colors will post when i finish it ..Well its a busy month its the holidays so im going to close for now.

Monday, November 06, 2006

Hello a new fun exchange has been born yep Christmas is upon us. Please come and join in the fun of a exchange at swap bot. Its going to be lots of fun you have till November 29 to join. Must mail your items before Dec 15th to your Partner. There is 8 different items you have to follow to the exchange. This exchange will have 8 items. They can be hand made or bought no used items please. I will list ideas below. Here are the 8 items.USA RESIDENTS ONLY TY 1. Something to put in a purse. 2. Something to eat (make sure it wont spoil) 3. Something for the Tree. 4. Something for the kitchen. 5. Something you can use in shower. 6. Favorite recipe must be on a recipe card 7. One Bookmarker 8. One mystery item of your choice. I hope you will make this fun.

Now i like to show you some pics of my grandkids halloween Katelynn was a vampire princess and Josuha was spiderman. They had so much fun got lots of candy.

Im having a Contest its a recipe contest and you can win some craft books here is the details.

Contest Contest
Yep the whole month of November you can send me
your favorite recipes.
Here how it works you put your favorite recipe on a recipe card and for each one is a entry to win. Yep i love recipes and im collecting them so i have a batch of new craft booklets i will be giving away and a few goodies so if you want to try for them it will only cost you a stamp and a recipe card.

You must have your card mailed by dec 1 the drawing will be dec 5 my daughters birthday and she will pick the winner.
any questions just email me for my address i dont want to post it here ty

Here is a good Comfort food Recipe
Easy Baked Dish

3 cups potatoes -- raw1 cup carrots -- raw1 pound hamburger -- fried 1 cup onions -- sliced1 can tomato soup1/2 cup water

Season cooked hamburger; drain.

Sprinkle salt and pepper over potatoes and carrots.

In a 1-1/2 quart buttered casserole, put layers as listed except for tomato soup, using about half of the ingredients, then repeat again in layers, ending with onion slices.

Cover with one small can tomato soup, diluted with 1/2 cup water.

Bake at 350° 2-2 1/2 hours until potatoes are done.

Im on Christmas exchange with another list and here is one of the items i made my partner like teas, coffees and towels. I cut a Christmas towel in half and crocheted the top and added a snowflake button cute i love thes you can just throw them in the wash . Well thats it for now im sooooooooooo busy will try to post more later have a good week
hugs kat