Friday, April 5, 2013

Five Loves on Friday



1. What a joy it is to celebrate our RISEN Savior on Easter, and always! "Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live," (John 11:25) 

2. How beautiful is this arrangement my cousin created for Easter?! LOVED it! 

3. NEWS FLASH! Gingerbread houses are so 4 months ago, there's a new customizable treat in town for Spring! Instead of an egg hunt this year, my Aunt Ann had a super "sweet" activity for the kids! She baked giant cupcakes (as seen on tv ;)) and set out such a fun spread of toppings, Willy Wonka would have been taking notes. My girls had a blast creating these delicious masterpieces ... and we enjoyed dessert for days! :*) (Recognize my aunt? The last time you saw her she was sneaking her way through a mission in OPERATION: CHEER. :)) 

 4. Princess and Little One put on a bike show for us over the weekend and got their daddy and I the best seats in the house driveway! Our patio chairs were reserved via personalized chalkboard name tags, adorned with blankets for added coziness, and came complete with complimentary refreshments (from their Easter candy stash). The bike tricks were as good as the Cadbury eggs! 

5. Spring weather has finally arrived! Can I get a "Hip, Hip, HOORAY"? :) An afternoon spent lounging in the sunshine was oh so refreshing!

Happy Friday, lovelies! Hope you all enjoy a fabulous weekend! 


  1. That "floral" arrangement is awesome! So creative!

    1. Thanks for stopping by and leaving a sweet comment! Didn't she do a fabulous job on that?! I loved it!! :)

  2. Holy cow! Those are some huge cupcakes! Awesome favorite things!
    Happy weekend! :)

  3. Thanks for sharing with me at 5TF!! The bike show sounds like it was a blast!! What a fun loving family you have!! I can't wait for Stella bear to put on bike shows!! Hope you have another fabulous week and enjoy this beautiful weather!!

  4. I love the Easter centerpiece! Such a cute idea! You have a wonderful blog space! Thank you for visiting mine!


  5. Hey! Thanks for stopping by I Dig Pinterest! I'm following your site now.

    Christine @

    1. Thanks for following, Christine!! :D
      Have a lovely week! :*)

  6. Glad you are finally able to enjoy some warm spring weather! Don't you love kids' performances? I recently enjoyed an "umbrella show" put on by 2 of my girls and a friend...priceless :) Hope you are having a great weekend, Brenda!
    Cathy @ Lemon Tree Dwelling

  7. What an awesome idea with the giant cupcakes!! They both turned out great, cute pics too :).

    The bike show sounds like a fun time :)

    I'm loving loving her flower arrangement!!

    Ok no Disney, what's wrong my friend ... hehe just playing :).

    And the reason for the season! Amen!

  8. I love the cupcake cake. It's something I would have loved when I was younger for my birthday, but I didn't even know it was possible :)


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