Tom expressed some interest in growing carrots, and we all jumped at this rare glimmer of enthusiasm for veggie gardening. Tom spent a whole hot day digging out a bed for the carrots, and we planted a ton of seeds….
An awesome treasure hunt that slowly (and to the hunter’s surprise) devolved into a bloodthirsty Hunger Games style fight to the death.
Somehow I was convinced to wear this most outrageous dress for New Years—but I ended up liking it! We silver-leafed some of my old shoes and even my fingernails to match the silver spikes.
I bring you….a succulent lantern planter DIY! This Christmas, Chris and I made an unusual gift out of an Ikea lantern and some free wood samples from Home Depot—thus combining three of our favorite things (succulents, Ikea, and free things)…
A fun, quick, cheap and easy DIY for a Golden Snitch ornament (a Harry Potter holiday craft) to hang on your Christmas tree. It’s a great craft for Harry Potter loving kids and adults this holiday.
Our 2nd Annual Harvest Festival (or Feast-ival) was a success. Pot-luck style, we had an early Thanksgiving-but-with-friends dinner that was absolutely delicious!
For Halloween this year, Chris decided to be a mad scientist. I was surprised at how quickly he pulled it all together (on the day of the party!), but was even more surprised at the amazing death ray he seemed to fashion out of nothing.
We’ve recently updated our tiki hut to more of a tiki cabana, so here’s a last little look at some good times in the old tiki hut, along with some happy nights with wine around the fire pit.
Here’s Jan! We’re missing the before and oldified photos. FINISHED PRODUCT: That’s it folks! (for this year anyway….) Click here to view all the Terrifying Halloween Photoshops (6 total)