Posts Tagged Holiday

Happy New Years Eve!

I just wanted to do a quick post about the impending New Year and reflecting on the old one. 2011 was truly a great year:

It involved consumption of dozen’s of jalapeno pizzas.

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And hundreds of cups of tea.

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The beginning of this blog.

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A bunch of outfit posts.

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A big birthday.

An engagement!

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An accidental blog break.

52 Wonderful Wednesdays (and not nearly so many Wonderful Wednesday posts).

Lots of yummy baking.

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My first professional football game.

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Some Christmas crafts.

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And lifetimes of fun and happiness.

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I have a feeling 2012 will be even better!

Happy New Years everyone!

~Caitlin

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Brown Paper Packages

First off…Merry Christmas!!

This year I decided to DIY my Christmas wrapping. I love gift giving and I love wrapping. So I figured why not?

I bought some Christmas stamps, ink, brown paper, and green yarn from amazon.com. I think that my presents came out pretty well for a first try!

Packages:

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Details:

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The Whole Gang:

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What do you think? Have you ever made your own wrapping paper?

~Caitlin

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Christmas Spirit

I have been in such a Christmas mood lately! I keep finding myself daydreaming about all things Christmas. Yesterday I got really in the Christmas spirit, and I decided it was okay to officially start celebrating the holiday season. I have been:

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  • Making Christmas decorations

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  • Thinking of fun Christmas presents to get the people I love
  • Planning to bake these yummy cookies

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  • Dreaming about have a Christmas tree and stockings
  • Loving this post about present wrapping
  • Waiting to watch Christmas movies! I can’t wait to watch all kinds of Christmas movies, Rudolph, Santa Claus is  Coming to Town, It’s a Wonderful Life…

What puts you in the Christmas spirit?

~Caitlin

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