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From: Tootsie <>
Date: Sat, 01 Dec 2001 22:36:26 -0500
I remember doing that when I was just kid with my Mom. Pouring it over
made holes in the candles that made it look festive. Remember whipping
Snow flakes to make snowman?
I am an old Den Mother and I believe it was a Christmas gift my boys
made on Christmas with my help. They were pretty. I was in Scouts
years pass the time my two boys were out.
Don't think I ever whipped Ivory Flakes though.
Now I have a "kid's tree" and my memory one with special and old bulbs
on it standing in the living room. My kid tree started with
grandchildren and Christmas is for kids but it seemed all that was said
was, "Don't get near the tree." So I have one that is deocrated in all
handmade ornaments and a few glass ones to pick up the sparkle with the
lights but if they got broke it didn't matter. Can't remember how many
I started with but still have many of the original glass bulbs too. I
put a train around it and they played under that tree. Made it all
How about yo yo's???