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Kate Blais
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Simple Things Sunday: Pipsqueak
Wow, I haven't been here in months!  Things have been so crazy that I forgot all about blogging for Mr. No.  First Simple Things Sunday in over 6 months is about our little friend who was just passing through, Pipsqueak.    First, please note that I absolut...

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Simple Things Sunday: Merry Christmas
Every year, we have a friend Christmas party.  Unlike most Christmas parties, there is no dressing up, no fancy meals, no large crowd of acquaintances you barely know.  It's a casual, pizza munching, small friend gathering where it really is about just rela...

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Simple Things Sunday: Snow Buddies
Two buds hanging out, watching the snow being cleared throughout the neighborhood and enjoying each others company.  No better way to spend a snowy Sunday morning!

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Adventures of Eggnog Evergreen
Our Elf, Eggnog Evergreen, has been back since November 30th.  He was supposed to wait until Mr. No's birthday on December 1st but Mr. No just couldn't wait one more day!  Most of our book related adventures can be found in this post and here are the rest o...

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Eggnog Evergreen: Using our Elf to Promote Reading
Yay! Eggnog is back!  Tomorrow I will the rest of his adventures so far but, this year, I'm trying a new idea and it seems to be working! I'm using Eggnog to get Mr. No more interested in his book. I have no idea why I didn't think of it before especially s...

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Christmas Craft #2: Clothespin Santa Ornaments
Last year we made the Elves and Santa clothespin crafts for gifts. We also attempted to make glass ornament balls that were "painted" inside with glitter and paint which did not work out well at all.  Mr. No loves his crafts so we do handmade ornaments ever...

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Happy Birthday Mr. No!
My sweet, wonderful, smart, kind, loveable, creative, snuggly little boy is 6 years old today!  We've had a whirlwind weekend of birthday festivities, including meeting Santa on the Polar Express, so I'm barely getting this out before the day is over. He ha...

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Where Have We Been #8: Higgins Armory
It's so sad that Higgins Armory is about to close.  I know most of the collection is going to the art museum but it won't be the same. I have some great memories of going there with our Gram, watching sword fighting and arms demonstrations and, the best par...

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Christmas Craft: Clothespin Elf Ornaments
I am one of those pinterest obsessed moms. I pin hundreds of things but I do actually end up trying quite a few.  I found this post , which I cannot read, and that inspired us to create our own elf clothespin ornaments.   Our elves came out even cuter than ...

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Flashback Friday: Monkey on His Back
I've been so busy lately that I completely forgot all about posting anything for the past, well, almost 2 weeks. Things get crazy with Thanksgiving, Mr. No's birthday and then Christmas all in a row.  We haven't even made any Thanksgiving crafts this year. ...
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