27 June 2013

Projects and Pinterest

magic pillowcase

Magic pillowcase tutorial from the twiddletails blog

For this pillowcase I used the longest stitch on my machine to slightly gather the long sides and made ties for the open end.


Hair bow holder directions from the Paro Post

inspiration and directions from the blog...This Glorious Day


Visit to the Adam Thoroughgood House

24 June 2013

14 June 2013

Carousel ride

At the Park

Wild Fowl Museum

Kiddos watched and chatted with a gentleman who was carving an owl.

08 June 2013

Chocolate and Avocado Pudding

1 avocado, mashed
3 1/2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
2 Tablespoons Maple Syrup
2 teaspoon sunbutter (or other nut butter)
1/4 teaspoon sea salt
1 Tablespoon Enjoy Life chocolate chips
This makes two nice size servings.  The original recipe is from this website...


1 cup sunflower butter
1/3 cup melted coconut oil
1/3 cup cocoa powder
1/3 cup or a little less maple syrup
few pinches sea salt

Mix well and store in refrigerator.

The original recipe is from Detoxinista

03 June 2013

Eastern Shore


Busch Gardens

A few pictures from our recent trip to Busch Gardens. Thanks to our friends for letting us tag along with them! Thank you also to Busch Gardens for their generous support of military families!!