Finally found gifts for my soon-to-be stepdaughters!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by gritsar, May 13, 2009.

  1. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Been searching forever it seems.
    I got them each a heart shaped sterling silver necklace. They have a stylished drawing of a tree on one side and the other side has Family written all over it.
    Not exactly what I had in mind, but I'm hoping they'll like them and understand the sentiment behind them.
     
  2. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

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    sounds like a sweet choice.
     
  3. wingnut1

    wingnut1 Crazy Bird Lady

    wonderful choice!!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. melissastraka

    melissastraka Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didnt realize it was getting this close! So, when do we get to see pics of the cake...LOL
     
  5. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    They sound beautiful. How old are they? The girls, not the jewelry.... [​IMG]
     
  6. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    Very nice choice!
     
  7. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:The practice cake was eaten up long ago. The actual wedding cake is sitting on the kitchen table waiting for me to decorate it. I had to clean the chicken coop first.
    Funny story, my SO is very frugal man. When I say frugal, I mean his picture is next to the word frugal in the dictionary. The special cake pan I used doesn't call for the usual amount of cake mix, so I had a tiny amount left over. I was gonna throw it out, but he insisted I bake the leftover in a seperate pan. So I baked the wedding cake and a 1/4" thick round cake! It tasted like chinese fortune cookies. [​IMG]
    We leave for the wedding venue tomorrow. Once we get there I'll probably sleep until time for the wedding on Friday.
     
  8. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    And here I thought my new daughter in law was the only one who baked her own wedding cake!! I tried to talk her out of it, but she was determined and it turned out very nice.
     
  9. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:Mandy is 26 and Ashley is 23.
    P.S. Writer, why didn't you take pity on me and correct my spelling. I know darn well how to spell stylized, but I think my brain has left without me. [​IMG]
     
  10. SophieLain127

    SophieLain127 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They sound like wonderful gifts. A suggestion I have is write a little letter to each girl something simple, sweet, and personal. Good luck I hope they like them.
     

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