Little Bunny Face….

Whenever my Dad gave my Mom a card, he would sign it with the sweetest little bunny face.

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Every card, every letter…for all of their married life, he would sign his letters and cards and sweet little notes the same way.

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This picture is exactly why my Dad thought Mom was such a sweet bunny face…

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(You can’t see it, but that is a pink angora sweater my Mom is wearing..)

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(Dad was pretty cute, too).

Since Easter is approaching, I thought it would be sweet to make a few bunny noses (I threw in a few chick noses as well).

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You’re welcome.

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Here’s the template for the chick and bunny noses so you can have your own little bunny face.

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Happy Easter!!

Category: Cast of Characters, Easter, Memories and Traditions, My Mom and Dad, Old Memories, Smile
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Leprechaun Cupcake Trap

We were robbed.

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This very hammer was used to break in to our precious hoard of gold.

How could this have happened?  Read on, my friend.  Read on.

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A couple of days ago, I decided to create a new type of Leprechaun trap.  I figured any self-respecting Leprechaun would be enticed by gold hidden in the chocolatey depths of a festively decorated cupcake.

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What could possibly go wrong?

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Oh, the cute cupcake sleeves?

There are two schools of thought with regard to trapping Leprechauns.  Some say that Leprechauns are suspicious and won’t be tricked into “free gold”.

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If that’s your belief, this cupcake wrapper is for YOU!

Some believe Leprechauns are too clever to be tricked.

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Just an innocent looking cupcake covered in shamrocks.

Some believe Leprechauns are very, very greedy.

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Could this be more obvious?

As for me.  I thought it would be funny to mock the “In an emergency, break glass” idea.

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Hysterical.  Right?

What were the odds that Leprechauns would have access to a teeny-timy hammer?  I felt confident that my M&M hoard was safe.

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I was wrong.

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I hadn’t realized that our resident fairies, quite without our knowledge, had decided to rent out their room through Fairybnb (a wholly owned subsidiary of Airbnb).  Clearly, the Leprechauns borrowed a teeny tiny hammer from our teeny tiny fairy friends.

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Foiled again.

Leprechaun Trap Cupcake Wrappers

 

Category: Behind the Fairy Doors, Create, Fairies, Holidays and Entertaining, St. Patrick's Day
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