Category: Parties

Custom Coasters & Napkins 10% off

Planning an big anniversary party or maybe a bridal shower? Check out Wedding Paper Divas, offering 10% off your entire order! My parents’ upcoming retirement party is on my mind not really wedding-like but have you seen the custom coasters and napkins?  I’m sure I can make this work.  They are just too cute to not …

Princess Party Favors

As I mentioned in my Princess Inspired Letters post, I’m very lucky to have friends that let me join in on the fun of planning their daughters’ birthday parties.  Plus this one was Princess themed!  No way I would turn that down. Princess Letters that spelled the birthday girl’s name, cake pops and Cinderella shoe favors …

40 Gifts for 40th Birthdays

Forty! the big 4-0! Definitely a fun birthday to celebrate big. I was lucky enough to assist my friend’s husband in pulling off his 40 gifts surprise. How difficult could this be? Well…. Getting to 20 gifts was easy, even into the 30’s wasn’t so bad once you Google a little. But it wasn’t until 3 …

Baby Washcloth Lollipops

Need an extra something for you next baby shower gift? Try making these easy baby washcloth lollipops. Too cute and simple to make. I got the idea from 320 Days of Sunshine. You can see her blog post on them here. However, I’ve made a couple of sets of these now and I have some helpful …

Princess Inspired Letters

As a mother of boy, sometimes I am lucky enough to have a friend who shares the fun of throwing a girl birthday party. And when the party’s theme is Disney Princesses?! I’m SO THERE. The inspiration for this party came from a great party blog, Hostess with the Mostess. My friend went to work printing …

Baby’s First Year Album – part 3

Links to previous steps: Step 1: Find 4 pictures; newborn, month 1, month 2, month 3 Step 2: Buy sticker letters & numbers plus find 5 baby pictures for months 4-8   Step 3: Research Zodiac & Chinese year signs plus find 4 baby pictures for months 9-12. A quick web search will find you many …

Minecraft Birthday Party

Do you know what Minecraft is? If so, do you understand its appeal? Frankly, I just roll with it. Long accustomed to my husband and son playing whatever is THE game of the moment, I didn’t think much when the idea of a Minecraft-themed birthday party was thrown out there. I should’ve known better. Very little …

Simple First Year Baby Album

Have lots of baby pics but no cute album? I’ve got an album for you…high on the cute factor and low on the difficulty scale, I promise. More importantly I’m going to post the instructions in small easy steps throughout the year. Yep, YEAR. You can do this! When done you’ll end up with 16-8×8 pages. …