Miscellaneous Craziness…

That is how my brain feels at the moment…miscellaneous and a bit crazy! Here are a few random things I wanted to share: 1–Remember the light house craft I showed you a while back? Well, the time left before girls camp is growing short, and I still have a lot to do to get all […]

Barnyard Birthday Bash Brainstorm

Michelle wrote me for some ideas for her baby’s upcoming barnyard-themed first birthday party. Here’s some of what she said… “I have some ideas…like using hay bales as seating, and the favors will be bandanas tied on sticks w/ these little barns I got in the $1 section of Target (gotta love Target)…I do have […]

The Summer of ’08

Summer Fun baby

I know not all of you know what “My Insanity” did last summer, so here is a recap of some of the best summery posts you may have missed. Our summer started with our fun School’s Out for Summer Breakfast. Summer is the time for weddings.  Have any of you prospective brides considered feathers in your […]

Summer S’mores Cupcakes

I am working on a guest post for Father’s Day and some more 1st birthday ideas.  But these look too fantastically creative and yummy not to share! I was reading Donna’s fabulous party blog and this very-cool adventure party she is throwing for her son.  She linked to these S’mores cupcakes as the dessert she […]

Good Will…Good Advice!

I’m crashing the end of Thrifty Decor Chick’s Goodwill Party, in the hopes that I can count on all of you brilliant bloggers and readers for some good advice about my Goodwill find. I found the lovely lamp at Goodwill a while back for a mere $5.  I really like the shape and style.  I […]

Eyelet and Rainbows–Kira’s 8th Birthday and Baptism Celebration

rainbow baptism birthday

Oh!  This is a crazy-long post but it’s full of fun colorful pictures!  My daughter turned 8 in April and was baptized a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  Now that more than a month has passed, I think it is about time I blogged about it.  I wanted a fun […]

We are the Winners!

Me and Meredith, that is! (Post edit:  I just realized the grammar police are going to lock me away for this one!  “Mean Meredith.”  No, she’s really nice, I promise.  Ok.  “Meredith and I are the winners.”  Is that better?) Meredith won my Purple Trail Giveaway that ended last night.  And Meredith is one lucky […]

Frugal Lampapalooza

The Nester is hosting a Lampaplooza party today and The Shabby Nest is having a Frugal Friday party tomorrow.  So this seems like the perfect time to share some of my frugal finds that I have been meaning to share. (Don’t you just love her button?  Oh, that’s right.  I designed that.)Alright.  How much do […]

Blog Celebration–Purple Trail Giveaway!

I came back from a fun California vacation for Memorial Day to find a fun surprise. There are now more than 200 public followers to this blog! Yea! So to celebrate, I thought I’d throw a party-themed giveaway! The folks at Purple Trail, have offered to give a FREE year’s membership (valued at $14.95) to […]

Wonderful Wonderland Dinner

Alice in Wonderland Party

This is not My Insanity–but I wish it were!  Back in the middle of my April craziness, I got to sneak away for gourmet group at my friend, Jennifer’s house.  She and Alicia went all out creating this evening in Wonderland (as in Alice in Wonderland) for us.  I asked them if I could share […]