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

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 […]

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 […]

Won’t You Be My Neighbor–Progressive Dinner Party

Saturday evening we had a Progressive Dinner with all of our neighbors that live on our street (except for a couple that couldn’t make it).  It was a lot of fun and a great way to build better relationships with those around us, so I thought I would share.  The whole thing was the brainchild […]

By Request: "She’s About to Pop!" Invitation Downloads

By popular demand, here are some templates for you to throw your own “She’s about to pop” baby shower.  They are designed to be able to be printed in black ink on colorful paper.  Don’t forget to add the lollipop in the middle. The first one is good if you have a program like Photoshop […]

It’s About Time! Graduation Ideas

When I first posted the invitation I made for my husband’s graduation (go here to download the template).  I received a few requests for some more graduation party ideas. I really think a graduation party can be anything from formal and fancy to totally casual and fun, like a luau or fiesta.  The idea that […]

Graduation: Lucky Winner & Lucky You

The very lucky winner of the $25 Gift Certificate to Favor Affair is “nkh.” Congratulations! Let us know how you spend the $$$ (nkh, I don’t have your contact information, please email me here)! But the rest of you are still lucky because I found a way to post my template for this graduation announcement/invitation: […]

Graduation Day & a GIVEAWAY!

I was just starting to get excited about Easter, when the folks at Favor Affair reminded me that graduation isn’t all that far off for some of us and those planning any sort of graduation festivities better get planning (don’t worry, back to Easter and birthday parties, soon). So I dug up the announcements I […]

Gourmet Group–Sneak Peek

Here’s is a glimpse of some of the invitations I made for my Gourmet Group dinner this weekend. Can you guess our theme???

And the nominees are…(please vote!)

I have a bunch of other awards to hand out from my Blogoversary Party Party (stay tuned), but I need your help with the big “Party in a Package” Prize. For this award, I was looking for the parties that took a theme and went with it, used ideas I haven’t seen or thought of […]

It Was The Bomb!–Kim Possible Birthday Party

My daughter is all about girl power (Nancy Drew, Kim Possible, and I still have to post about Mulan). This was her 6 year-old birthday a couple of years ago. And it wasn’t just a party…It was an ADVENTURE! INVITATION: You see here one of the “kimmunicators” we made for invitations. The screen was a […]