Frozen Themed Party {how-to}

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How to Throw a Frozen Themed Birthday Party can be the easiest child themed party ever.  Of all the Themed Birthday Parties I’ve thrown, this was the easiest, because it only involved one event (ice skating) and a few cute inexpensive decorations to make a (dessert table)!  To throw a Frozen themed birthday party all you need is an ice skating venue, […]

How to Throw a Divergent Birthday Party

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How to Throw a Divergent Birthday Party is super simple and inexpensive!  Especially, with these free printables from Amy Locurto.  My first born just turned 13 and there couldn’t be a better theme to choose.  The new movie release based on the best seller made for a perfect timing, although I have a feeling this Divergent will […]

11 Fun Party Themes for Boys and Girls

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How to throw fun parties for boys and girls is easy with a little inspiration!   These party tutorials, including Wizard of Oz, Circus, Hockey, Science, Parisian, CTR, Annie, Alice in Wonderland and more, are all easy with just the right food, decor, and games.  Easy Peasy! Party Themes Based on Movies 1.  Wizard of Oz […]

CTR Party {how to} with Printables

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How to Throw CTR Party with Printables is Easy Peasy and super inexpensive, too!  I threw my twins this CTR party following their LDS baptism for 35 people for under $100, including food!  The printable decorations were really inexpensive, but made all the difference! I wanted to throw my boys a Themed Party with a twist, so […]

7 Indoor Birthday Party Games {guest post}

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Birthday parties can get so complicated. There’s the venue. The food. The photo-worthy cake. The favors. Oh, and what are these kids going to do for three hours if it’s raining/snowing/too hot/cold out?!  Here are some easy and creative ideas to work into a birthday party on a cold, rainy, or snow stormy day. If […]

EASY Felt Leaf and Pom Pom Napkin Ring Holders {DIY}

DIY Felt Leaf and Pom Pom Napkin Ring

How to make an EASY Felt Leaf and Pom Pom Napkin Ring Holder for the Fall/holiday season is a craft that’s relatively inexpensive and easy, but looks amazing.    There’s just something about how the colors and elements of Fall that go together that is so lovely and pleasing to the eye.  You’ll only need a few items, too!   […]

Successful Holiday Entertaining with Swiffer BISSELL® SteamBoost™ + {Giveaway}!

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This is a Sponsored steam mop review and giveaway written by me on behalf of  Swiffer BISSELL® STEAMBOOST™. Successful Holiday Entertaining always begins and ends with clean.  I’ve always been a sucker for clean floors, so I was thrilled to hear about the new Swiffer BISSELL® STEAMBOOST™ steam mop perfect for making my floors shine before, during, […]

DIY Felt Leaf and Acorn Garland {how to}

DIY Fall Garland

How to make a DIY Felt Leaf and Acorn Garland for the Fall is a craft that’s relatively inexpensive and easy, but looks amazing.    There’s just something about how the colors and elements of Fall that go together that is so lovely and pleasing to the eye.  You’ll only need a few items, too!   So, go gather some […]

How to Throw an Annie Party {DIY}

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How to Throw an Annie Themed Birthday Party is like a walk down memory lane.  Annie may be new for the little ones, but it’s nostalgic for mom so it’s a win/win in my book!  My sister throws amazing Themed Birthday Parties, and this was no exception.  She designed the party with the help from Tricia Rennea, who […]

Hockey Themed Birthday Party – {how to}

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How to Throw a Hockey Themed Birthday Party can be downright fun if given enough ideas.  My sister throws amazing Themed Birthday Parties, and this was no exception.  She designed the party around her son’s love of hockey and favorite team, the LA Kings.  She used a purple and black color palette and her son’s hockey gear for […]

Rainbow Cupcake Themed Party {how-to}

Rainbow Cupcake Themed Party

How to Throw a Rainbow Cupcake Themed Birthday Party can be the easiest tween themed party ever.  Of all the Themed Birthday Parties I’ve thrown, this was the easiest, because it only involved one event (a cupcake decorating bar) and a few cute inexpensive decorations at my home!  It’s been my experience that the older the children get, the less […]

How to Throw a Science Themed Birthday Party

Science Themed Birthday Party

How to Throw a Science Themed Birthday Party can be downright fun if given enough ideas.  Of all the Themed Birthday Parties they could pick, my twins chose a science party for their 7th birthday.  I’m pretty sure they thought we were going to blow stuff up, which factored into their decision.  We did make diet coke […]

How to Throw a Wizard of Oz Party

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How to Throw a Wizard of Oz Party can be downright enjoyable if given enough ideas.  My sister loves to throw Themed Birthday Parties and her Wizard of Oz party turned out to be another fabulous one, full of Ruby Red goodness.  If you are wanting to throw a Wizard of Oz party, this post should give […]

How to Throw a Cowgirl Themed Birthday Party

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Themed Birthday Parties are so much fun, and my sister clearly knows how to rope a memorable party.  Like this one.  If you are wanting to throw a cowgirl themed birthday party, this post is for you!  Giddy Up Cowgirl! First up, the invitation: Invitation The invitation was made with a stamp set from Stampin’ […]

How to Throw a Parisian Themed Birthday Party

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Wanting some girly-girl birthday party inspiration?  Then look no further.  My sister threw the best Tres Chic Parisian Themed Birthday Party for her daughter recently and I couldn’t help but share it with you.   Ooh la la! Invitation Every good party needs a fabulous invitation, and this invitation was definitely fabulous.  My sister used […]

How to Throw a Circus Themed Party

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The Twins turned 6 a few weeks ago and to celebrate the big day we threw them a Circus Themed Birthday Party. At first the birthday party plan was to have a low key party lacking any theme.  But then I found the cutest Free Circus Party Printable Invitation and I couldn’t resist making the […]

I Survived the Boy’s Pirate Party…

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…But just barely. I thought I had everything planned down to a T, but then, something less than desirable happened, and I ended up feeling really rather angsty. I actually spent a ton of time planning the party.  I painstakingly planned the menu with Pirate Pizza, Gold Fish, Wormy Weapons (sour worms), Plunderer’s Punch (Red […]

It’s official! The twins turn ONE!

John really wanted the cake Jacob enjoyed his cupcake……a lot! One of our cowboys (Jacob) They are ONE! We celebrated the boys first birthday with a themed party at Rachelle’s house. We had a barnyard party that turned out really well. The twins wore plaid shirts, jeans and cowboy hats (for about 30 seconds, that […]