Friday, December 04, 2009

:: OH MAN ::

The worst blogger of the year goes to .... LORI! Man - I know there aren't too many of you out there, but I apologize for the lack of commitment to the blog lately. I've been so busy with my life, as we all are, and have had to put a few things on the back burner. I think I am getting more settled now and hope to get in my regular swing of things soon.

I'm entering the contest below because they are offering a little too much to even believe. It would be a Merry Christmas if I won. I never win, but now you all know what to get me for Christmas. :)

Mama’s Holiday Wish List Meme
TodaysMama and Provo Craft are giving away a sleighful of gifts this holiday season and to enter I’m sharing this meme with you.

1. What 5 items are on your holiday wish list this year?
  • digital SLR
  • new bike (mine got stolen last year)
  • brown boots
  • deep saucepan
  • my wedding ring fixed

2. What is your favorite handmade gift you have received?
  • a beautiful pair of earrings from a friend. I wear them all of the time
3. What handmade gift have you always wanted to tackle?
  • I want to make a beautifully pieced quilt with machine quilting for my mom
4. What was the best Christmas gift you received as a child?
  • My sisters and I all got Cabbage Patch kids one year. My mom fought off crowds to find them.
5. What items are on your kid’s wish list this year?
  • All Cohen wants for Christmas is a Nintendo DS with a Phineas and Ferb game. I'm sure we'll get it for him, but I still think he is too young.
6. What is your favorite holiday food?
  • Ham and home made candy (obviously not together) - Divinity, Marshmallows, Chocolate pretzels. DELISH!
7. What will you be hand-crafting for the holidays?
  • All of my gifts for friends will be hand made. Scarves, mittens, headbands... yikes! I better get knitting.
8. What is your favorite holiday movie?
  • Animated original Grinch
9. Favorite holiday song?
  • Bing Crosby's "Silver Bells" & Karen Carpenters "Merry Christmas Darling"
10. Favorite holiday pastime?
  • Sitting around and enjoying each other. I love driving around and looking at lights, too.

3 comments:

Petit Elefant said...

Glad you're back, but don't be too hard on yourself.

Also? Isn't Today's Mama the best?

charith said...

Hey! You sound like me with your list of 50+ projects in a year. I have a gazillion things I want to sew and knit and crochet so I can make a million dollars in an etsy shop. Your kids are so cute. I see a lot of Sessions in them.

Andrea Johnson said...

I think I WIN the prize for being the biggest slacker blogger. MIne hasn't been updated in MONTHS! Don't you feel better now? How are you liking the new place? Piper is getting so cute, and I think she looks like you.

Hope you have a wonderful Christmas!

Love, Annie

 
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