Monthly Archives: December 2012

Rockin Frosty Holiday Punch!

I had 24 guests for Christmas Eve therefore I needed a crowd pleasing BEV. So what better than a Rockin’ Frosty Holiday Punch? (On Christmas Eve, I made it non-alcholic by eliminating the Vodka…awww, not as much fun but still delish!) See below for ingredients. Thawed a lime, lemon and orange can of juice. Stirred […]

Silvestri 2012

Thank you Silvestri for another great year of partnership! Looking forward to 2013. xox lisA

Partridge in a Pear Tree Headpiece

I made a headpiece for Christmas this year. I assembled together some silk Christmas greens and two birds and positioned them on the backside of a felt cap.  I called it my Partridge in a Pear Tree Hat.  hahahaha! I love to have FUN! xox lisA

I’ll be home for Christmas

Christmas 2012 was filled with lots of lights this year!  I put up five trees!!! I designed many ornaments this year, but this Family globe is my favorite. I hope your Christmas was merry and bright! xox lisA

Homemade Treats

Merry Christmas! Are you still celebrating? We are. Another gathering tonight. Well, at any rate.  I like this idea and thought I would share it with you. Homemade treats are heartfelt, inexpensive and fun to make! My sister-in-law made one for me and I thought I would take a stab at it.  Here is what […]

Frosty Cake

Ever since I can remember,  I have made a snowman cake for my daughter’s birthday. It is a part of our tradition. This is our 15th edition. My hope is that one day when she is an old lady, her great grandkids will make her a snowman cake on her birthday. That way she’ll always […]

Christmas Decorating

Deck the Halls…Frosty style! Inspiration is everywhere. xox lisA

Frosty Canvas

I am so EXCITED to show you my new piece.  It can be personalized.  I think it makes the COOLEST gift in the land. I posted them for sale in my shop. Look below at all the variations. Have a Frosty day! xox lisA    

Frostize that Cupboard

Every girl needs a “special” cupboard…hahahaha!  (I think it is where you should hide your stash of chocolate. ) Well, I wrapped my “special” cupboard with foil wrapping paper. It was EASY and it looks so festive. Here is what you need (hot glue gun optional): First, I eye-balled how much paper I would need. […]

Frosty Stained Glass Candy

I have been making Stained Glass ever since I got married.  In fact, it wouldn’t be Christmas around here without it. I want you to have some too.  If you like chocolate and marshmallows…you’ll fall in LOVE. This is what you need. ( See photo.) Melt Margarine add chocolate chips and melt on low heat, […]

Painted the Town!!!

Yesterday, I painted the town!  The Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau…asked me to paint their windows for holiday cheer/Downtown Holiday and to add more color to the city. I came up with a whimsical design that incorporated SPECIAL things that make the city unique (personified as snowmen of course). My hope was to make […]

Frostini Recipe 2012

This is my Frostini Recipe. It changes every year. This year it is extraordinarly special because it was designed by my friend Sylvia. Try it!  It is delicious… xox lisA