Hot Chocolate Bar

I really love little “vignettes.”  They are fun to do and it gives me at least one pretty thing to look at while the rest of my house is a disaster!   I like to use the sideboard in my dining room for a little treat bar.  I change it out depending on the season, and right now I have a Hot Chocolate Bar.  During Christmas, I fancy it up a bit with paper straws, but for our usual everyday use I don’t bother with that detail. Read More →

Train Birthday Party
Trains are the toy of choice at our house.  Our oldest loved trains from a young age.  And I mean he LOVED trains – we have even bought him the scenic train videos that show trains for hours on end – and he actually sits there and watches them!  So it is really no surprise that our other two boys love trains.  I mean, they didn’t really have a choice.  So when it was time for #2 to have his 6th birthday party, the theme was (wait for it) Trains!!! Read More →