Kirkkitsch’s Blog

Happy 4th of July!
July 4, 2014, 2:37 am
Filed under: Holidays

Happy Halloween!
October 31, 2013, 4:54 pm
Filed under: Holidays

National Hot Dog Day
July 23, 2013, 6:00 am
Filed under: Food, Holidays

Today is National Hot Dog Day, and to commemorate it, Sonic is selling 1 dollar hot dogs all day long! Go get you one!

Tin Years Old
July 10, 2013, 6:00 am
Filed under: Holidays

It’s belated by about 20 days or so, but June 21 marked my tenth anniversary in the blogosphere!

Have a Safe & Happy 4th of July!
July 4, 2013, 8:01 am
Filed under: Holidays

It’s a Hoot
December 7, 2012, 6:00 am
Filed under: Holidays, Homework

I enjoy Pinterest, mostly on a visual level, since I don’t have the kind of time/talent some of these people do when it comes to crafts.

That said, a few months ago I stumbled across this totally simple little idea and thought it was very clever (and did I mention simple?). I made a few for Halloween, cut a few slots on the side, at the bottom, and had them “sitting” on an old branch I found in the backyard.

BUT NOW, I come across this image, completely randomly, whilst doing an image search for something completely unrelated: using them on a Christmas tree! How cute is that? Well, cute, if you like owls (which I do). Just thought I would share this with ya. I’m not including a How-To, because there’s really not much explanation needed: you just mash in the top (both sides) of an empty toilet paper roll, paint it and draw faces. Voila! Instant owl party!

The Witch Has An Itch
October 25, 2012, 6:00 am
Filed under: Holidays, Spooky Stuff

One of our local TV news stations recently did a report on ‘The Toxic Truth Behind Halloween Monsters‘. And though I watched it on television, the piece concluded with a news anchor saying that there was more to the witch’s broomstick lore that was not suitable for children and if you would like to read more about it, log onto their site.

So, naturally I HAD to check it out… Continue reading