Don’t forget your wallet when visiting Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

Don’t get me wrong we loved visiting Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge but honestly you need a thick wallet to enjoy it.  I was told recently that everything is only six dollars and not that expensive, keep in mind the person who told me this hadn’t been to Gatlinburg for 30 years.  Here is my warning, everything is $26 per person, and some are more and even a few dollars less but make sure your wallet is Continue reading

Ugly Cake Pops

Ugly Cake Pops They may be ugly but man are they good and fun to make. What you need. Cake mix Frosting Candy wafers Sticks Wax paper Cookie sheet Helpers Bake a cake – follow directions Cut cake into squares and place a huge bowl Have your helper break the cake up into small pieces Put frosting in bowl Have your helper mix the frosting and cake with your hands Dip your hands in water Continue reading

Ginger bread house

As we were going into town yesterday, we saw a man playing the bag pipes at the church. I of course pulled into to the church so the girls and I could listen. There was a very nice man who had passed on Friday. We arrived shortly before the service, his daughter was there and spoke with us for a few minutes about her father while the bag pipes played in the background. She was Continue reading

Candy overload…

My cowgirl and little pirate got so much candy this time, I couldn’t believe it. We went with a friend trick or treating, and by the end we had 2 bags a piece, yea I said it four total bags of candy. Of course the smart mom that I am I dumped all the candy into a bowl and put it on top of the refrigerator then told the girls they could earn there candy Continue reading