Season to Sparkle pt. 5: Glittering Glasses and Scatter Sparkle

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Sadly, we’ve reached the final day of our Party Hop. I’m going to miss all of the sparkling eye candy. But before we get too sad, we have 3 more great projects to go–sure to give you your glittery fill:   I have spray-painted glassware stems gold before, but I have never gone glittery. I […]

Season To Sparkle pt.4-Messy Garland, Bows and Fringe

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We’ve got more glitz and glam for your holiday parties this season! Make sure you check each post this week for links to all of the spectacular DIY projects that comprise our Season to Sparkle Holiday party! I’m crushing big time on this messy Holiday Garland by Mod Podge Rocks! It looks like a party […]

A Season To Sparkle pt. 3 – Party Hats and Goodies

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We’re back today with more sparkly details from the Season to Sparkly Party Hop! Here is my big reveal! I created the DIY Glitter Christmas Party Hats for the occasion. I’ll show you how you can make your own in just a minute. I am a huge sucker for caramel and chocolate. These fancy Cashew Turtles […]

The Party Hop: The Season To Sparkle

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Are you getting in the holiday mood yet? Don’t worry if not, this Sparkling holiday party will have you in a festive mood in no time! I was super-lucky to be invited to participate in Sara’s (Confetti Sunshine) latest Party Hop. If you haven’t seen her other party hops–and you should–she gets a dozen or […]

An Old-Fashioned Family Halloween Party

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Do you remember the days of cake walks, bobbing for apples, and old-fashioned carnival -type games on Halloween? We do and wanted to give our kids a taste of what a simple family Halloween party was like back in the day, so we threw a simple but fun Old-Fashioned Family Halloween party. I am excited […]

Easy Paper Beachball Garland and Pool Party Placecards

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This post originally appeared on Skip To My Lou as part of her Summer Camp Craft series last summer. We are now out of school and ready to party, so I am excited to share it with you here! It’s a simple party craft to make with the kids. Maybe they will want to host […]

She’s About to Pop Shower on TV

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It was exciting (and a bit nerve-wracking) to be invited to do a segment on “Your Life A to Z”, one of the local lifestyle news shows, this week. When we realized that both the host, Kyle Unfug, and I were pregnant, it seemed like baby showers would make a perfect topic!  I resurrected some […]

Superhero Birthday for Kids

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Everybody loves Superheros, right? Chances are you are going to be involved in some sort of superhero celebration at some point in your life, if you haven’t already. My son turned 4 at a rather inconvenient time for us. I was just returning from SNAP! conference, I am great-with-child, and on top of it all […]

Party In a Jar Book

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I’m really excited to share this new party book with you today for several reasons. 1) It is written by my talented friend, Vanessa from www.seevanessacraft.com. 2) My daughter is one of the cute kids featured in the book (see that is her above!), and 3) (Maybe most importantly) it is adorable and full of great, […]

Earth Day Birthday Party

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I have a daughter whose birthday happens to be the same day as Earth Day! That hasn’t stopped us from throwing all kinds of different themed birthday parties in the past. But last year we decided to embrace the holiday and make it an Earth Day Birthday Bash! Even if you don’t have an Earth […]