Party Time Linky Party


I think my favorite part about this time of year is the colors. I just love the bright colors that mix with pastels to bring on everything spring. The Party Time linky this past week was full of great spring time material, and these posts were our most popular! Let your front door welcome sprint […]

Pokeball DIY Pokemon Party Favor in Under 10 Minutes!


One of the trinkets we gave the kids as part of their becoming “Pokemon Trainers” at the end of the Pokemon Birthday Party were these Pokeball DIY Pokemon Party Favors. If you’re not familiar with Pokemon, the “trainers” catch Pokemon (the critters) and stuff them into the tiny Pokeballs where they live.¬† I suppose they […]

Easy Pokemon Birthday Party Ideas

Pokemon Pikachu Pizzas

Pokemon and Pikachu…it was popular when I was young. And because everything old is now new again, my kids are totally in love with these critters as well. There are officially enough Pokemon cards in residence to wallpaper the whole house with. So when my son had his birthday this year, it wasn’t a real […]

Party TIme Linky Party #36

spring soiree

Lots of bright and beautiful posts coming around in the blogosphere this week! After the grey of winter, its great to see the sunshine in the parties again! Here are a few of the top posts from this week: Sweetly Chic Events published this totally darling Curious George / Curious Carter party. I always think […]

DIY Puppy Party Fire Hydrant from Recyclables


I like to think that most of us try to be pretty “green”. Using things with less packaging, recycling, and overall reducing what we use. It’s pretty cool when we can apply those ideas to party decorating! A few years ago, I wrote an article for Yum! Food and Fun for Kids magazine where I […]

Best Ever Carrot Cake Recipe


I think I mentioned it before, but I’m now a regularly contributing poster for the sweet ladies over at Made From Pinterest. Since we’re well into the windy month of March, I thought it would be nice to make a pretty kite-inspired cake topper. My inspiration for this quick-to-make project came from Nikki at Tikkido. […]

Party Time Linky #35

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Spring in all its glory is going to be visiting us soon. You can tell by the posts in the linky party. Forget that groundhog guy! The Party Time Linky is a much better weather predictor. Our top clicked post for last week makes me want to drool on my keyboard a little. Ok, a […]

St. Patrick’s Day Kid Craft: ShamROCKS


This post is graciously sponsored by Elmer’s. All thoughts, opinions, ideas, and ramblings are mine. But as always, I never post about products I don’t love and endorse! My kids get excited about any craft project I might send their way, as do most children. Doubly so when there is glitter involved. While glitter seems […]

Addressing Invitations: Calligraphy How-Tos and Help from the Pros


¬†This post is sponsored by the good folks at Shutterfly, but all thoughts, opinions and ideas are mine. But if I didn’t love this company, I wouldn’t write about them!   No doubt that a beautifully addressed invitation is eye catching. They peek out of the stack of otherwise uninteresting mail and grab you and […]

Party Time Linky Party #34


Beautiful soft hues that feel springy were the popular post this week; could it be because we’re all ready to dig out of winter? I am ready for flowers and sandy toes and shorelines myself. The top posts this week: This Neverland party by Sweetly Chic Events is a favorite. I love the palette and […]