News First:Congratulations to Linda Berry, who won the free copy of my e-book Always on my daughter-in-law's blog. There were 28 entries in all. So fun. Linda, I hope you enjoy my book.
I'm still running the drawing on Joleene Naylor's books, Shades of Gray and Vampire Morsels. All you need to do to enter is leave a comment on that blog post. The drawing ends on Feb 3, the winners will be chosen on Feb 4th.
There is still time to sign up for the I Heart Books Valentines Blog Hop. We have 23 links so far, so it ought to be a great blog hop. Just click the button to the right and it will take you to Joleene's site where you can link up and find the instructions.
Bad Day by Beth Muscat I'm currently reading this book and will of course do a book review when I'm done. So far, I've found the book interesting with spurts of humor throughout. Who hasn't had one of those days?
On to the Super Bowl
We all know how over the last few years the Super Bowl has become an important Sunday to Americans. More and more stores are selling items for decorating and serving. We'll be having pizza and red lager this year.
The teams in the Super Bowl XLVII are the Baltimore Ravens and the San Franciso 49ers. My bet's on the 49'ers.
I started watching because of the commercials, and many others started watching for the same reason. The Super Bowl commercials are the best of the year. My favorite is Budweiser. They do make the best.
Let's talk about decorating and serving options. Party City has the best in decorations, I think.
Here's a nice layout:
Let's not forget my favorite online store, Amazon. How about an inflatable Goal Post Cooler with Football?
a referree shirt shaped serving tray?
And what about those yummy recipes? allrecipes.com has some of the best.
baked buffalo wings:
Wiltons has some great ideas too: www.wiltons.com/cakes
Here's a football cake:
Cookies for the kickoff:
But you know, I don't watch a lot of sports and the only football I do watch is the Super Bowl. And again, that's for the commercials. Here's my favorite for the big game. I have to warn you, this one made me cry. Go Budweiser!
But my all-time favorite, again, is from Budweiser. Its 9/11 tribute makes me cry every time I watch it: