Archives for "October, 2009"

Posted by The Galway Girl on 29th October 2009

Pumpkin Carving 2009

My husband and I love to carve pumpkins every year, and we just finished our new ones! They are monsters!

Posted by The Galway Girl on 27th October 2009

Awesome Jack-O-Lanterns

Posted by The Galway Girl on 27th October 2009

Salsa Cream Cheese Dip

Better than plain old chips and salsa??? Have you ever poured home-made salsa over a package of cream cheese and dipped tortilla chips in it? Well if you like that, you will definitely love this dip. 2 8oz. packages of Cream Cheese, softened 2 C. (8oz.) shredded Monterey Jack Cheese 2 C. (16oz.) Sour Cream […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 23rd October 2009

Ghostly Pumpkins

Want to make a different type of jack-o-lantern this year? Ghost pumpkins are a great idea, and sooo easy. Just look how cute they are next to a regular old jack-o-lantern. Here’s how: Start by cutting a hole in the bottom of the pumpkin, then hollow the pumpkin out just like normal. Then put the […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 14th October 2009

Why do I torture my dog?

Okay, it’s not really torturing her. I just like to dress her in costumes, because she looks so cute. Also, because I don’t have any kids to dress up so… Daisy gets to dress up. Her Lady Bug Costume, she really hated this one. Daisy as a hula girl! So cute and she didn’t really […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 12th October 2009

More Easy Adult Costumes

Prisoner– Bright orange scrubs work great for this, just add some black numbers to the back and the pockets. Black Cat– This costume is pretty flexible, you can wear a black party dress, or some black tights and and form fitting black shirt. Even a set of black scrubs would work. Then, find something for […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 7th October 2009

Favorite Peanut Butter Cookies (Gluten Free)

I have made this recipe for years, and this last week I decided to try another recipe for peanut butter cookies. Very bad idea! They were terrible. And guess what that recipe had like 15 different ingredients and all sorts of special instructions. So I will stick to this one. These are my husbands favorite […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 6th October 2009

Branson in the Fall

I decided to write about something that I know very well and that is very dear to my heart, my home town. It is interesting living and working in a tourism town. The town basically survives off of the tourist that come through the area. But, there is so much to love about this small […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 5th October 2009

Adult Halloween Party Ideas

Why should kids have all the fun? Adults are still able to have parties and fun… they just don’t always. It’s time for that to change. Just because we don’t go trick-or-treating doesn’t rule out Halloween fun for us! Here are some great Halloween Party Ideas: If you live on a farm… do a bon-fire […]

Posted by The Galway Girl on 3rd October 2009

Easy Adult Costume Ideas

Costumes aren’t just for kids anymore. It’s getting close to Halloween so it’s time to go through your closet and come up with a costume. Whatever it’s for, costumes can be a lot of fun. Come up with something that you like or something that compliments you personality. For example, if you really like to […]