Confession: I have never before eaten a banana split. However,
THIS PIE… I have assembled and partaken, and people must be on to something.
Maybe one day I will eat a banana split, but until then, this pie will have to
Of the 49 different pies I've made in the past 4 years, this was one of the funnest pies to put together. There were
so many layers, but they were all so simple. Also, since this pie is frozen, it
is easy to make in advance.
When my kiddos saw this ball sitting in the paint, their eyes
lit up! This multi-step project (another Pinterest success) was a big hit with
our 18-23 month olds, and they enjoyed making their very own paper snowglobes,
complete with snowmen.
This year has been pretty busy... Here are some new things I
tried in 2013.
365 Photos: For many people, the challenge is to actually take
a picture every day of the year. For me, the challenge was to choose the best
picture of the hundreds I take each day. What a wonderful exercise in restraint! Amazing how
each picture evokes emotions from particular days and events, no matter how
mundane I thought them to be at first. Check out my 365 Project!
My sister is a lover of mint, especially when it’s paired with
chocolate. This pie was for her, and it was ridiculously simple. Apparently it's called grasshopper pie because it so quickly "hops" off the plate and into awaiting tummies!