I’m bringing PAPER CRAFTS back! Like, kinda. It’s not as if they disappeared completely, but somehow, over the duration of my college studies, the Early Childhood Education professionals poo-pooed “product art” and the began to beat into our heads: “PROCESS, NOT PRODUCT!” Of course, we either: -wanted to graduate, or -wanted NAEYC accreditation, or -were […]
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When I was in school, the mandatory Home Ec course was half a year of cooking, and half a year of sewing. As a Domestic Goddess in training–it came as no surprise that I enjoyed both, and I took Sewing as an elective course in high school because I fell in love with patterns, fabrics, […]
So I’m totally not a makeup artist but I might eventually be one…someday. When I get my life straightened out. Until then, I have to live for moments like this: having a client who is ready and willing to let me do their makeup. Bonus: Client lives here, so I don’t have to clean the […]
Here’s a happy little Halloween memory from last year. Gabriel is funny beyond his years. I don’t know where he gets it from.
That time of year is coming up! Stay safe in the dark, and never assume a car driver can see you!
These are the easiest muffins to bake–EVER. You’re not going to believe how combining two–yes, TWO–simple ingredients can yield AMAZINGLY delicious muffins! You can bang out dozen after dozen in record time. Share some with friends and neighbors, take them to a fall themed party, freeze them for quick school morning breakfasts, or eat them […]
If you know me, or if you’ve been following my blog…you know Ron and I are currently Funemployed, so our budget for entertainment, decor, holiday celebrations, and pretty much everything else is about…$0.00, give or take. I’ve always been a pretty frugal person, and I’ll tell you what–there are dozens and dozens of excellent blogs […]
I hadn’t really planned on doing spontaneous blogging, and… I definitely did not want this blog to be a pathetic, attention-whoring Mom blog with dozens upon dozens of pictures documenting my son’s every experience from morning until night. But dammit, he’s funny. He’s five. Five is amazing. Actually, what I had planned on blogging about […]
BatDad is KILLIN’ the parenting thing. These are a bunch of his Vine videos, compiled into a simple, almost-3 minute clip. We laughed our asses off over here at Glitter & Bruises headquarters, and we’re totally sober, too. It’s that funny.
That silly quote: “Nine out of ten children get their awesomeness from their aunt!” Totally applies. #teamrhea This year’s Homecoming Court, representing the HHS senior class. #hempfieldpride #stayc14ssy pic.twitter.com/jp2VlZ6xqw — Hempfield SD (@hempfield) September 30, 2013