I freaking love you icing on the cake

Valentine’s Day is just under one month away! With the gift of an amazing recipe, a sweet sentiment is just icing on the cake. Whether you celebrate Valentine’s with pomp, frill, and a dozen red roses… or...

white board craft ideas wrapping paper

I’ve been on the lookout for white board craft ideas and decided wrapping presents is the perfect way to use the material. I love presents. Always! I love them even more when they are wrapped with...

edible balloon birthday cake

Celebrate a special cake worthy day with a balloon birthday cake. Made with edible balloon bubbles, this cake will be a hit at the next party on your list. In case you have a New Year’s resolution...

diamond party garland

For the twins birthday party this year we had two separate party rooms – one for the girl, and one for the boy. For the girl, we focused on the simplistic beauty a diamond party theme...

Confetti Cannon Blasters

Is there a better way to start the new year than with a massive confetti cannon blast? You guys know I tend to be picky about my stores, but sometimes I find a deal like mini-pies or...

Balloon Fruit Gift Tree

Legend has it that giving a gift tree at the new year is supposed to bring luck to the receiver. Add in a bunch of balloon fruit with well wishes inside, and any friend will be...

Happy New Year

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow will be a whole new year! Every year about this time, I reflect on the blog, plan for the future, and share a little recap with you before jumping head...

Cosmopolitan Drink and Toppers

Before New Year’s Eve parties were all the rage, New Year’s Day used to get much more play. I love the thought of gathering with friends (enjoying a cosmopolitan drink) on the first day of the...

Wishing you the merriest

From one confetti blasting family to another! Wishing you the merriest merry Christmas ever this year. xoxo

Leftover pie cocktail

Left over Starburst cut-outs make great drink toppers! And speaking of leftovers do you ever wonder what to do with all that leftover pie? After the party if there are a few pieces of fruit, pumpkin,...

Christmas survival packs

We arrived home this weekend to celebrate the Christmas with our family. It is always a treat to visit and see everyone – and it is always a battle to stay sane while traveling, living out...

why don’t we… get the right tree

I can’t believe Christmas is in less than a week. It is time to trim the tree! I shared yesterday that we have put up 6 Christmas trees, some real and a couple artificial. I’m not saying...

Make your own (robot) cookie cutters

Who still has baking left to do? If you are starting to feel a bit over the trees and reindeer, why not make a set of robot Christmas cookies!?! Your kids will love them and the...