Friday, September 25, 2009

caramel apples and a craft.....

Today dawned early for me....my day started before 5:30 this morning! I honestly enjoy getting up when my body and mind are in agreement!! But that happens on rare occasions...like today!!
Thankfully today seemed to be productive and fulfilling! I lovingly made 25 caramel apples to take to our sons classroom this afternoon....I even squeezed in some crafting time tonight! YAY! I haven't got to sit down and make a card all week! But Tonight was the night!

The apples I used was a brand I'd never had before. The name of them is Grimes. They are VERY tasty and their slight twang mixes perfectly with the caramel! I couldn't resist adding sprinkles and a little bow to the stick. I ended up spending about 3 hrs on them from start to finish. That time included making the bows.







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This little dear is a package that some
buttons I bought had come in. CARDS had
posted a challenge to decorate a package .
In my dallying....I missed the deadline
but wanted to post it for you all. :)



Now I better get myself off to bed! It's LATE! And tomorrow looks like another busy day!
SMILES
~lori

3 comments:

Cheryl Nelson September 26, 2009 at 12:48 AM  

those apples look scrumptious and the craft divine!!

Papertrails by a paper lover September 26, 2009 at 12:42 PM  

yummy caramel apples! Is that a badge holder you converted? Super cute!

Anja (scrappie) September 26, 2009 at 3:07 PM  

Wow like those apples and that bag is gorgeous. I also like the new look of your blog.

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