Fairy Horse Themed Birthday Party

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*Disclosure: I did receive some of these items from Breyer to facilitate my review, however I loved them so much that I purchased more and centered an entire party theme around them! I love love (LOVE) birthday parties! I enjoy everything from making the party invitations to the cake decorating (notice that I said ... Continue Reading...


Hamburger Cookies Recipe

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My son's birthday is April Fools' Day ... which REALLY steps up the creativity needed for the birthday snacks that we bring to school.  I saw this idea for these hamburger cookies in magazine and we have tweaked and perfected them over the years,  and this year, we added the sugar cookie fries for a fun touch. AND I also ... Continue Reading...


Colorful Jell-O Cookies Recipe

Colorful Jell-O Cookies Recipe

Jell-o cookies are a big hit around here, and they are so bright and colorful that they add a fun touch to any event. They have a real zingy taste to them, especially depending on what flavor of Jell-o that you select. This recipe is SO easy, and my hubby and kids LOVE them! Ingredients: 3/4 cup of butter ... Continue Reading...


She’s Crafty | Firecracker Party Invites

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She's Crafty | Firecracker Party Invites I shared this craft with you several years ago, and thought I would re-share because these are so perfect for this holiday week! When my son turned one year old, I started the tradition of hand making his party announcements. I also decided that each year I would bake and ... Continue Reading...


Meri Meri Hello Kitty Party Bags (Set of 8) | $12.95 Shipped

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Reader Yvonne reached out to me this morning as she was looking for the Hello Kitty gift bags that I had featured in my Hello Kitty Birthday party post here. I was so excited when we found them on Amazon where they are on sale right now for only $12.95 shipping for pack of 8. They ship free with Amazon Prime.  They are very ... Continue Reading...


She’s Creative | Hello Kitty Birthday Party Cake & Invitations

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I started a tradition when my son turned one. I always make my children's birthday party invitations, and I always make/decorate their cakes. It  has been a fun (and challenging!) way to do something special for their birthday, just from Mom. This year, my daughter decided that she wanted a "Hello Kitty Princess Spa Tea ... Continue Reading...


She’s Crafty | Firecracker Party Invites

When my son turned one year old, I started the tradition of hand making his party announcements. I also decided that each year I would bake and decorate a special cake just for him. Since then... I have stayed true to this tradition and handmade both the  Birthday Party invitations and the cakes for both of my kids. Let me ... Continue Reading...


Sunday Sweet Sunday Share: The Frugal Princess (Party)…

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...so, as I have mentioned recently... we just had a little princess turn 3. . . and as are all things with princesses...it had to be a royal affair. A royal affair, on a budget that is. I thought I would share with you just how we accomplished that. I LOVE to do hands-on parties for my kids, and I always hand make both the ... Continue Reading...