Author: Vanessa

Mummy Dogs and Witch’s Hat Calzones

Upon Further review of the previously detailed candy spiders, while adorable, they are very labor intensive. And the only intense labor I endorse is the kind that includes and epidural and you get a baby out of the deal. So here are a couple of ideas that I think I may actually be able to produce. Mummy Dogs 1 11-oz. package refrigerated breadsticks (12 breadsticks) 12 jumbo Hotdogs Catsup and mustard Capers Preheat oven to 375°F. Unwrap breadsticks. Stretch each breadstick to 12 inches. Wrap dough around frankfurters, letting the frankfurters show slightlythrough the bread. Press in capers for eyes. Bake in preheated...

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Pecan-Caramel Spiders For Halloween

I’m scheduled to attend a Halloween Fete with at my father’s home this Sunday, the festivities begin with a Halloween cookout, then Halloween treats, then Halloween trick-or-treating.  Don’t tell my dad, because I may not be able to pull it off, but I am considering bringing a dish. That seems to you to not be such a big deal? You must not know me very well. I once endured the wrath of the entire In Law family because my husband told me I could bring my (awesome) Mac & Cheese to Thanksgiving: “If I wanted To”, and guess what,...

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My Personal Siren Song

I have a confession. I think there may be something seriously wrong with me. I don’t think I’m normal – because this thing – it couldn’t possibly be normal.

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Best Boots. EVER.

Okay – First thing – How awesome is it that Lane Bryant is now making, well – selling anyways, shoes and boots? Totally Awesome. If you are a large calved girl (you don’t have to be plus sized to be large calved – even when I am super thin my calves are still so muscular that I have to be picky about the boots I wear.) And don’t get me started on sexy heels – I thought they went the way of the dodo for my feet after my last baby. They say your feet get bigger. Well –...

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My Little Reader….

*Sniff* I’m just so dang PROUD.
My baby has found fantasy Young Adult Fiction.
Now if I can just find some 80’s tunes on her Ipod I’ll know I’m a good mother…..

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