Smash Me! Paint Me! Eat Me!

Easter Egg Mail!

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Smash Me:  Confetti Eggs!

Eat Me:  Chocolate Eggs!

Paint Me:  Don’t worry they aren’t real– fake eggs to decorate!

Hide Me:  Felt Eggs!

I love mailing these surprise boxes off to special people in my life.   I wish we could all be together to celebrate Easter, but at least with these boxes we can pretend like we are creating together!   HERE they are all boxed up!

My crew testing out the paint—-

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xoxoxoxo!!!

You don’t always get what you want in life…

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And I quote Uncle Fred from the cartoon Arthur’s Christmas– ”You don’t always get what you want in life…. Sometimes you get something better!”

xoxoxoxo!

Spa Seven

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DSC_6193cropI can’t believe my heart is big enough to hold all the the love I have for this little lady.  I danced in the street the day I found out I was having HER (they orginally told me I was having a BOY).  I’ve been dancing and smiling and celebrating EVER SINCE!

xoxoxoxo!!!

Coming out of hibernation!

After a brutal winter we are finally starting to thaw out!

Coming out of hibernation… awwwwww feels so good.

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 [Bear Breakfast]

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 [Teddy Bear Serenades]

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[Beary Special Songs]

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[Little Bear's Visit]

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[Teddy Bear Tea

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[We're Going on a Bear Hunt Sensory Play]

And

what I’ll miss most about winter is

seeing Blaise in his bear suit.

xoxoxoxo!

 

Larry the Leprechaun [2014]

He’s back!!!!

 These last couple weeks have been filled with Larry’s love of St. Patrick’s Day and his never-ending mischievousness.  copyright katherine marie 031414 Just in case you are new here and haven’t met him yet…  Leprechaun Larry is our beloved leprechaun named after my dad!  Leprecahaun Larry, like my dad, is mischievous, creative and kind.  And he LOVES LOVES a good joke or two.  March just wouldn’t be the same without him!


copyright-katherine-marie-031414mLarry kicked off his arrival by surprising the kids with his annual sensory!

copyright-katherine-marie-031414eLarry’s lunch– a self portrait of course!

copyright-katherine-marie-031414cLarry’s Lute! (via Pinterest, h/t The Examiner)

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copyright-katherine-marie-031414gBrunch in bed…  Larry tucked some jokes inside the Lucky Charms.


copyright-katherine-marie-031414fLarry is that he always makes learning extra fun!


copyright-katherine-marie-031414dLarry’s Exercise Map!

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 Larry the Leprechaun 2013: HERE

Larry the Leprechaun 2012: HERE

HAPPY ST. PATRICK’S DAY!

May God bless you and keep you this holiday weekend.  May you feel the joy of His love on St. Patrick’s Day and always!!!

xoxoxoxoxo

Catch me if you can!!!!

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You know who is BACK and we might just catch him this year!!  The kiddos went through a special training course with the “Rainbow Detective Agency” and they are now armed and ready to give Larry a run for his money!

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Run Larry run— Detective O’Blaisey might just getcha!!!

xoxoxoxo!!!

Messy

… and oh so fun!
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Yes that’s a sock, cinnamon and two very messy kids dancing on my kitchen counter!  Who said kitchens were only for cooking?!  hehe!

xoxoxoxo!!!

 

Celebrating Seuss!

We’ve been celebrating Suess all week long.

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Goodies from inside the SLEEP-OVER KIT!

“Hop on POP-corn via OBSEUSSED.com!! [HERE!]


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Oobleck recipe via Ooeygooey.com [HERE-follow the flubber recipe!]

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Happy 110th Birthday Dr. Seuss!!!

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