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Candy corn push-up pops

Candy Corn Push Pops for Halloween

Making up crafty food around the holidays is always fun, especially if you have a few kiddos in your life. Not all the crafty food treats we give out around holidays like Halloween have to be a { Read More! }

Freebies!

Free printable to boo your neighbors at Halloween

You’ve Been Booed! Free Printables to Delight Your Friends

This little Halloween tradition that has sprouted up in the last few years is pretty cute. You stealthily leave a small bag of treats on friends and neighbor's doorsteps and declared them "Booed." The { Read More! }

Recent Parties!

A Halloween Party turned witch's tea party on a budget for #Halloween #Witches

Little Witch’s Tea Party on a Budget – A Bewitching Halloween Party

Halloween parties are fun because they step out of the every day with costumes and wildly themed food. But you don't have to do the usual jack-o-lantern and bobbing for apples bit when you throw a Halloween Party--you can do something unique like throw a tea party...for witches! For the fall 2014 issue of { Read More! }

Angel first birthday party dessert table

Little Angel First Birthday Party #PartyReddi

I was asked to participate in the Reddi-wip #PartyReddi. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. Babies are blessings, especially sweet little ones like our birthday girl, Emma. She is such a darling, special little girl. She couldn't be anything but angelic, so we thought it fitting { Read More! }

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Dr. Seuss Birthday Party

Dr. Seuss and his many many characters are so bright and colorful and full of whimsy that they make for the perfect birthday party theme. As party of an article for Yum! Food and Fund for Kids magazine, I was able to work with Random House to create a fun Dr. Seuss birthday party full of Dr. Seuss fun! { Read More! }

Slumber party tips for your first sleepover

Tips for Getting a Good Night’s Sleep at Your Daughter’s First Slumber Party

My daughter is finally at that age where she's able to have sleepovers. We try to limit slumber party madness to one or two girls at a time, but even then it seems there seems to be a bit of anxiety about what to do during the party. And then there is the question of how to get a bunch of eight year old girls { Read More! }

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Peach Teagaritas and Mango Peach Salsa Porch Sittin’

In the south, it is not uncommon to while away an afternoon sitting on the porch, drinking tall glasses of iced tea and shooting the breeze. It's completely idyllic and a wonderful way to catch up with good friends and family. We called it "porch-sittin'" where we lived. Of course, people allowed a whole { Read More! }