50th Birthday Gifts by Decade

Anyone you know born in the 70’s turning the big 5-0? This is one of those big birthdays. 50th birthday gifts seem like big pressure. Thought I’d share what I did for my husband because it did indeed take some effort, maybe save someone some time. I started with a big decoration, balloon numbers. Wow, big, …

Balloon Numbers Party Decoration

Looking for a big statement decoration? Try these large balloon numbers! What I love most is you can make them in advance, always a good thing. The worst part was trying to keep them a surprise. Balloon Numbers Supplies Balloons, multiple sizes (I used 5 in, 9 in, 12 in) Number template (multiple sold on Etsy) …

Quick Foaming Soap Recipe

Throw together a couple of ingredients and you have your own foaming soap. Quick, easy and you control the scents! Foaming Soap Supplies 1/4 cup Castile Soap 2 cups Distilled Water 1/4 teaspoon Coconut or jojoba oil (optional) Essential Oil (optional) 2 Soap dispensers This recipe makes enough for 2 dispensers which works out great as …

Graduation Party Hat

Every big party needs a hat or photo prop, right? Graduation party hats can quickly be made from a New Year’s hat. That’s right, start in January by buying a pre-made party hat on clearance. But don’t stop there. Buy anything with the year on it (napkins, cups, etc.). I promise it will make life easier …

Wood Bead Garland DIY

Have you noticed all the wood bead garlands on social media lately? Just me? Seems like they are the new standard home accessory. After a quick search, looks like you can spend lots of money depending on the size of the wood beads and length of garland. I decided to try to make myself. Easy enough. …