Saturday, December 26, 2009

look what i made...

i trust that you all had a grand old christmas and are now preparing for the new year. we are off to the sunny coast for a few weeks, so all will be quiet around here for a bit. before i go i thought i might post some photos that paint a picture of how the lead up to christmas looked. and my other blog will be filled with pictures of those near and dear to me and some of the presents that were unwrapped over the past few days. so pop over here to see my family blog.
had to show you my wrapping skills :) hand made card filled with nice things cause i didnt have the words to express how i felt.
hand painted peg dolls inspired by the gorgeous vanessa at afancifultwist, gifted to the owner of the card above.
another parcel completed...tag by lisa of olivegroveprimitives
hand made chocolate shortbread made by me and covered with love by my three kidlets. gifted to neighbours and extreeeeeemely tasty.
all that was left of those scrummy biscuits :p
tiramasu made by me!
potato salad made by me using one of my best friends recipes...really delicious and the only salad to be polished off at the dinner!
two more peg dolls, this time from my imagination and gifted to two of my nieces that 'get me'
turn your computer on its side to get the idea of these two cuties.
that is all folks..we are still packing up for our trip so i dont think i will pop back in tonight. catch you all next year!


  1. Great stuff...all very festive and kid friendly:)

  2. Cute crafts and yummy treats! Wishing you a wonderful holiday. Blessings :) Tammy

  3. YUM.. the food looks delicious, bet it tasted even better! Your peg dolls are gorgeous, love Santa and snowman. Merry Christmas sweetie! xo

  4. I have missed you my friend, but I am back in the blogosphere and hope you'll come by and stay and visit so we can catch up again!!
    ♥ Teresa

  5. Hope you have a wonderful 2010!

  6. All a great posting...think you should join us in the snow.......
    x x x

  7. cute cute cute!!!

    Thank you for your brief but at the same time VERY extensive and even numbered comment!!! :D :D :D You are very concise! I really admired that.