November 21, 2011

on Babyccino Kids top 10 list

Thrilled to find Fournier's Candy Necklace on Babyccino Kids Top 10 list of gifts for girls!!!

Check it out here!


Thank you Babyccino Kids!!!

November 18, 2011

working on...

Here's wishing you a beautiful weekend!

Stay warm and cozy. I will keep on working on my pom-poms...


November 13, 2011

the last pumpkins

Thanksgiving is just less than two weeks away.

Are you making pumpkin pie? I don't think I'll make the pie but I will definitely make some delicious cream like soup with the last pumpkins of the season. A spicy soup with cinnamon croutons.

November 11, 2011

apple pie

We went apple picking and came back home with more apples than I honestly think we will be able to eat...
The first obvious think to do was to bake an apple pie, one of my favorite desserts.

cookie cutters



leaf pate brisse shapes


covering the pie with leaves





happy weekend everyone! Enjoy the fall colors!!

November 10, 2011

a stroll through downtown Middleburg, Virginia

Just about an hour away from Washington, DC.
Middleburg, Virginia is a little town rich in tradition. A great way to spend the day or the weekend, exploring the town's antique stores, restaurants, historical sites, and vineyards.
We spent a day there two weeks ago and loved it!!

tree-lined streets and brick sidewalks



local produce


freshly baked goods perfectly packed for gift giving


don't forget the kids!



Middleburg is an equestrian mecca


love these cookie cutters


Lunch at Market Salamander was perfect!





November 1, 2011

halloween pops and a bake sale

Fun cake pops I made for last Friday's bake sale at my kids school.

Hope you all enjoyed your trick or treating last night! Hopefully the snow will melt and friends in New England can have their Halloween party.


chocolate cake for the filling



little ghosts


festive Halloween pops with sprinkles



all wrapped up



the bake sale table



 
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