If your laminate piece is one that can be easily taken apart, go ahead and do that.DH offered to take apart the armoire for me to paint, and it made it much easier in the long run since the piece was so big and heavy.
She and I decided it would be fun to invite her friends to a tea party.
As the time drew nearer, the thought occurred to me that I could go just one more step further (because that’s how I roll — can’t just have But first, I thought she should experience an afternoon tea first hand so we (Grandma Seyfer, Daddy and I) took her to a really nice local Bed and Breakfast here in Denver, Castle Marne which has quite a history dating back to 1889 when it was first built.
We all know that feeling you get when you witness your children enjoying something you have made possible for them, (it doesn’t always happen that way though – there have been many times when I thought I had Sipping some tea, which by the way was Celestial Seasoning's Sugar Plum Spice.
Chase was pleased since we were planning a Nutcracker tea party and she was well acquainted with the Sugar Plum Fairy!
Having a birthday party to plan and pull off on/or around December 18 can get kind of crazy around here during that last week before Christmas Day!