the date of the great "eight"
1 week ago
This one is a bit of an improvisation--I had meant to buy a collection of white buttons that we would glue all over the sticks. It would have been so pretty. But alas, it did not happen, so more white paint and glitter. (Have you caught onto my theme yet?) ;o) They're going to get hung in the tree. For now they are setting in a container with my other cheap decorating tip for 2010--go to your parents' home and prune their cedar trees of all the heaviest "berry" laden branches. ;o) I've got greenery tucked everywhere and I love those little blue berries on them, and it was *free*.
And this morning I was told to "C'mere!" I found my little mommy Bella sitting in the kid-sized rocking chair with Owen--she had rocked him into slumber: