The Everyday Occasions Store:
m28
tour of our home
browse my recipes
Shop the store
the everyday occasions store
ClassicHomeCollection1
shop the
ClassicShot1 IMG9
botanical prints, $4-6
cozy fall essentials
IMG11
NP1
le pens,
block print
TC1
IMG17
block print tablecloth, $48-65
block print
IMG7 IMG8
The Softest throws cozy home ideas
IMG12
cookiesandcreampie1
petite tart pans, 10 for
baking baskets, 6 for $14.50
IMG14
IMG13
the softest throws, $90
natural parchment, 100 for $10
IMG5
IMG10
grocery list tablet, $8
classic tablet + lepens, $14
IMG16
IMG15
dinner planning tablet, $14
weekly planning tablet, $14
m8
m11
kitchen essentials
clean bottles collection
m17 m12
pastry bag roll of 100 baking sheets & parchment
platter collection
baking supplies
m23 m24
baking supplies bread board collection

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Happy Halloween! Making Emma's Lamb Costume & Decorating Cookies


Boo!  Or should I say, "Baaaa!"
 

Our little lamb!


Here is the making of the costume.  I used a really soft, fuzzy blanket that I found, cut it out and sewed it together.  It may have been my most successful sewing project to date - complete with an oatmeal linen lining! 


Hey, Bright Eyes : )


Happy kids!


Sunday we took Emma to the Fairway Halloween festival at the park.  Sorry about the blurry picture... it is the only one I'm in!


Emma's Uncle Josh and Aunt Claire came to see her in her lamb costume.

 
Emma's very "in to" teeth and mouths...

  
Emma and Daddy


Josh making a scary pumpkin... yikes!



Fun...


on the sliiiiiide!




Today Emma and I decorated cookies to take to her Mimi's house for Trick-or-Treating.


 Her first hands-on sugar cookie experience... of many, many more.  Next up- Thanksgiving cookies!

15 comments:

  1. Anonymous4:41 PM

    Did you use the same royal icing recipe on the pumpkin cookies? My girls prefer buttercream....any thoughts?

    ReplyDelete
  2. So so cute! You did a super job on the outfit, it is beautiful :)
    Morwenna

    ReplyDelete
  3. awe - she is so adorable and you did a great job on that outfit. love it.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Love her lamb costume! Too cute!

    ReplyDelete
  5. You've got talent girl! Darling costume! She's adorable in it! Love all the photos - especially love the one with Emma and Mr. Darcie! Too cute! Happy Halloween!

    ReplyDelete
  6. God bless your family. Your daughter is so cute! I came across your blog yesterday and I love it! I made the meatballs lastnight and used a recipe from here :)

    ReplyDelete
  7. Anonymous8:43 AM

    Emma is such a happy baby and those eyes are so full of light, laughter and love. You can just tell she comes from a very happy home! The lamb costume was genius. I only wish my mom started me on cookie decorating at such a young age - I'm hopeless with royal icing!!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Absolutely enchanting little lamb. Emma is such a beautiful and happy baby. Thank you for sharing this special day.

    ReplyDelete
  9. such a cute hat!!!
    Where did you find the pattern?
    It's impressive how you combine all the little pieces
    to something so amazing ^^

    ReplyDelete
  10. Hey Jenny,

    She is so precious and the costume is perfect! I love that you seem to enjoy motherhood so much- me too :)

    Come by and check out my little baby bluebirds! :)
    http://www.rareandbeautifultreasures.com/my-baby-bluebirds/

    ReplyDelete
  11. Emma as a little lamb is the sweetest thing! Good job sewing, too, and those jack-o-lantern cookies are super cute. Happy Halloween! :)

    ReplyDelete
  12. wow, amazing with the costume and the cookies.. Emma is just so precious beyond words..

    ReplyDelete
  13. That little Emma is too cute. It really works well for you that your baby is basically a supermodel!! I just don't get sick of seeing photos of that little girl!
    Glad she was a happy girl for Halloween:)
    XO
    Jan

    ReplyDelete
  14. Can't believe I skipped over this post! We miss Emma! She is getting so big--and beautiful as ever! Her prince is waiting back east. :) XO

    ReplyDelete

Home
fallpillows1
m47
home entertaining and ifestyle expert
pinterest
twitter
instagram
join the
contact
facebook
m56
m61
m62
The Everyday Occasions Store: m21 pastry bag roll of 100 m18 baking sheets & parchment m46 m45 classichomedecor1 home m59 m57 recipe m65 m63