Wednesday, June 27, 2012

At My House





Quilt Group was 
at my house today...

I cleaned my 
ceiling fan for them.  :)

I love a good theme.

What is better than 
the 4th of July?!
So...
we indulged in 


yum

 
Snacks & 
Crackers with pineapple & habanero sauce --
 (the crackers weren't colored coordinated, so no picture --
 they didn't go with the theme.)
 

Showed the ladies how to make this


A little Hawaiian Punch, 
Gatorade G2 - blueberry pomegranate and
diet sierra mist.  
I did try it with regular 7up,
but it needs to be diet, 
so you get the layering with bright colors.


It also can double 
as a science lesson;
so it's tasty and
 informative.

Perfect for kids!

Very happy with my 
Target dollar aisle Star Ice Cube Trays.
I thought maybe they'd work once, 
but they are great.  
We made a lot of ice.


And since the ladies drove a bit...
they needed a snack for the ride home.

 

 Pretzels dipped in chocolate with star sprinkles. 
They make me happy.  



24 comments:

  1. Oh my! Wish I was in town!

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  2. I wish you were too! Thanks for telling me about the drink - it's a fun one.

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  3. Corrie...Sooooo fun, sorry I wasn't able to be there!
    Thanks for sharing all your fun ideas!

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  4. oooh you know how to throw a party!

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  5. Oh my gosh...I want to join your quilt group, LOL.
    Well done *\o/* *\o/* .... Hugs

    **PS: Nice of you to clean the ceiling fan too :o)

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  6. Wow! You cleaned the ceiling fan ... those ladies rate!! :) :) Love all the treats you prepped ... very cool, I really like the delicious science project.

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  7. How fun! Martha Stewart would be so proud! lol
    Love the layered punch and star ice cubes!

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  8. I am so impressed! You really know how to throw a party!

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  9. Do you just pour them in gently, in the order you gave? That is so cool!

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    1. Fill with ice, put the Hawaiian punch in the bottom, then slowly pour the blue gatorade and then slowly pour the sierra mist. easy.

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  10. You know you're at the top of a girlfriend's buddy list when she cleans her ceiling fan for you! Great looking party! :)

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  11. Looks like you had a great time. All of your decorations are wonderful

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  12. I think it all looks fabulous! I want to make the drink right now. And I'm wishing I could have been there for quilt group again this month.

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  13. Lovely! But watch out--you're giving me high expectations for our retreat ;-)

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  14. Well, the retreat is in October, I could go Halloween crazy, but then we wouldn't get any sewing done. So looking forward to it.

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  15. What a fun hostess you are.

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  16. WOW looks like you had it all going on there. Wonderful set up. Wish I lived near by.

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  17. I think I want to come to your house for quilt group! What a special treat for your group. Very cute! Love those star ice cubes. K-

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  18. You went all out. Everything looks good.

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  19. You are my kind of gal! That is a fun summer get together! Now of course I had to show my daughter the drink. She wants me to make that and your pretzels!!

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  20. I wish I could have been at your Quilt Group! You made such a fun spread!! I just cleaned my ceiling fan for our Fourth of July gathering too LOL!!

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  21. It all looks so fabulous - You Rock!!!!

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  22. Oh my goodness what fun it would be to have been able to join you! blessings, marlene

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