Sprinkles On Top

The little things that make my day…

Candle Display January 3, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — Erin @ 9:55 pm

Usually I put big stand alone candles on these candle
displays. But how cute is it to put tea light holders on it
instead?? Mixing it up in the new year!

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Winter iphone shots January 2, 2011

Filed under: Photography,Portland,Uncategorized — Erin @ 12:00 pm

 

2011 Resolutions January 1, 2011

Filed under: Event Recaps,Holiday — Erin @ 8:52 pm

I have never been good with new years resolutions. Not in being able to keep them but thinking of them in the first place. Clearly this is because I am perfect.

Kidding! Every year, except for one year when I was decisive enough to pledge to floss daily (cough*bi-weekly*cough), my resolution usually boils down to just “being better”. Tonight I explained to two little girls that a resolution should be something that will help you better yourself…which is why the tentative resolution to “snuggle their dog less” wouldn’t be necessary for 2011 😛 .

Though I won’t bore you with my “2011 bettering myself parameters” I encourage everyone to choose a resolution that is simple, positive and will improve your life, not just 2011.

 

Hilarious.

Filed under: Comedy,Holiday,Videos — Erin @ 8:15 pm

Watched this approximately 20 times in a row the first time I saw.

 

Gifts to Sip On December 7, 2010

Filed under: Food & Drink,Gifts,Holiday — Erin @ 7:47 pm
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Amore Heart Design 4 Piece Coffee Spoons
Hot Chocolate On A Stick. Genius.

(Both pictures link to the sites to buy them.)

 

Two Great Lighting Decorating Ideas December 3, 2010

Filed under: Holiday — Erin @ 10:08 am
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After a weekend of decorating the house for Christmas, I thought I would share 2 ideas my Mom found for us on Rachel Ray’s site that I LOVE. They are simple and pretty…my kind of decorations. Both pictures link to Rachel’s site.

"Twinkle, Twinkle"

Great way to use cheap Christmas Lights without even having to untangle them! 😉

 

Here’s to you… December 2, 2010

Today’s Here’s to you… award goes to a company that I probably should have recognized awhile ago: Starbucks. In the past month Starbucks has:

  • Given me a free drink for waiting “too long” for my drink. I actually had not even realized it had been longer than usual, but am thrilled they thought so 🙂
  • Brought my first feelings of holiday cheer when they released their holiday cups (and seasonal cranberry bliss bars! mmmm)

  • Let me play a game online to win a 4 pack of Starbucks Via…which I forgot about until today when it came in the mail!
  • Had an awesome buy one get one free promotion for holiday drinks which I took advantage of…twice.
  • Created a great holiday commercial:

The creativity of their marketing, sensitivity of their customer service, and deliciousness of their drinks keep me coming back probably more often than I should. Here’s to you…Starbucks.