Wednesday, December 29, 2010

The Final Clue

Powerpoint went as follows: (note - the boys were told ages ago when they filled their train bank we would go on vacation)

Your Final Clue...
Don't you worry, don't you fear
You solved the clues which lead you here.
Fill your bank is what you were told
So you saved your change and it is rolled.

What does that mean???? Vacation you say?
You're so right and in __ days

We're heading to where wishes really come true.

A magical place...
Merry Christmas to you!

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Part 2...

Unscramble the items inside of the clues

It sends you where you need to go.
In just a few minutes your surprise you will know.....

Then they went to the computer for a lovely - if I may say so myself - PowerPoint, complete with music... the final clue.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Scavenger Hunt - stage 1

And the stage is set - Grandma and Grandpa just have to come over for the fun. Here are the details boys:

Follow the clues to find your last present...

Clue 1: Don't you worry, don't you fret,There's more fun in store for you. Find the clues - bring them here. The first might be stinky in a white box of _____. SHOES

The kids got this quickly - the adults thought I was being too tough LOL

Clue 2: Be it toes, or dogs, or people, When they're dirty they need a scrub. Whether it's little or whether it's big - it can get cleaned up in the ___. TUB

Clue 3: It's wintertime and cold outside. "How do we keep warm?" I said. Well, we put our golves upon our hands and ____ upon our heads. HATS

Clue 4: A place for storage or to play. When you're there you must behave. It's cooler there, a manly place... here we call it the ____________. MANCAVE - now someone who shall remain nameless, hid the clue here. After opening gifts he sent them downstairs to do something - in the mancave! Men!

Clue 5: It's clean, then it's dirty. Now ait, again it's clean. Your next clue can be found in the _________________ machine. DISHWASHING - of course they went to the washer as expected first ;)

Clue 6: Something comfy to sit upon, a couch, a chair, a bed. Just one tip, this comfy thing, is Mom's favorite color _____. RED

Clue 7: You can play on it or do some work, eat a snac if you are able. It moves around and grows and shrinks. Have you sat yet at the _____________. TABLE

Clue 8: When your tummy starts to growl, you might want to fill your belly. It goes grea with peanut butter. The clue is with the _____________. JELLY again they went to the fridge as expected but needed to go to the freezer in the basement - which they figured out pretty quickly.

Stage 2 coming tomorrow.....

Friday, December 24, 2010

Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night.

Off to celebrate the birth of Jesus with family and just enjoy.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

You see that cute birdie

that's green? He's my DoodlePantry Top 3 award. Now if only it was based on most talented ;) but I love a good challenge and their images are too cute! Such fun!

Friday, December 17, 2010

DoodlePantry Challenge

Loving these digital images... today's card:

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Two weeks later

and I have no new posts, no time to post, no time ;) Hoping to do some catching up and chilling out this weekend......