Monday, February 14, 2011

Sugar, Sugar


Today was Valentine's Day. I knew the kids were exchanging candies at school, and that is way too much sugar than they need, but I just could not resist making cupcakes...

When I asked them what kind of cupcakes they wanted, Rachel was the first one to exclaim "PINK CUP CAKES!!!" The boys complained a little, but I made Pinkaliciouse cupcakes.

Christopher made this "Candy Monster" for school (he got the "most shiny" award by the way), and had lots of candy in the monster. Hmmm... I bet, lots of kids looked like this today.


We celebrated Valentine's Day as a family tonight, and it was fun.


Honestly, being a mom is not easy some days, (oh, don't tell me I am the only one thinking this!) Mommyhood never ends. But watching their faces light up for something as simple as a cupcake that I made, made me so happy. I almost wanna say, "What? What about the hard days? I have never had one of those." with a smile.

I guess moments like these, keep me going. My family is my sweetest treat.
I was having a heart felt moment while I was guzzling down two cupcakes in a few minutes. I will avoid the scale for a couple weeks... Oh, sugar sugar!

8 comments:

  1. Realmente deliciosos los cupcakes y muy bonitos.
    El monstruo es fantástico! jaja

    Besos

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  2. 美味しそう。食べたい。
    They look so delicious.

    Congrats to Christopher for getting
    the award. He is so creative like his mum.

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  3. It looks like you had a lovely time with your family. Your son did a great job on his monster! Just found your beautiful blog via Paris Rags. I'm a new follower and will be back again soon. Heading to your boutique now.
    Have a good day,
    Mimi

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  4. thank you for the cupcakes! the kids were so excited to see them. i hope you had a great day.

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  5. You're so cute. And what a fun mom you are. There's nothing wrong with a little sugar every once in a while!

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  6. I love reading your blog around Valentine's Day! You are one of the most beautiful and loving women I know! Not to mention talented and humble!
    I was just thinking about you today and wanted to say hi!

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