Sweet Chocolate Boulders – Perfect for a Truck Construction Party

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Treats for a Truck Construction Party Do you have an upcoming dump truck construction party or any party with a construction type of theme? These little Sweet Chocolate Boulders will make a perfect treat for your party!I always try to get really creative for birthday parties while still keep costs in check. I love this ... Continue Reading...


Football Party Favor Ideas

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I LOVE football season, and we are a family that loves our football. I have thrown many a birthday football party along with football tailgate parties, super bowl parties ... you name it. Win or lose, the most important part of the gathering is the FUN and these fun football party favors are sure to add to the success of ... Continue Reading...


STAR WARS Party Ideas: Chewbacca Snack Bars

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STAR WARS Party Ideas: Chewbacca Snack BarsChewbacca is one of our favorite STAR WARS characters and my kids think that these Chewbacca Snack Bars are just about the funnest thing ever! This is a fun treat that you can make for the kids and it is also one that they will enjoy helping you with. In fact, this would ... Continue Reading...


Lego Party Planning Ideas in a Snap

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Lego Party Planning Ideas in a Snap If you’ve got a Lego obsessed child in your home (who doesn’t?), a Lego party may be in your future! Building a great foundation for your Lego party may seem daunting but, with a little creativity and a few planned details, you can throw a celebration any Lego fanatic will love! Jennifer ... Continue Reading...


For the Golfer! Golf Cupcakes

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These Golf cupcakes are so much fun and they are the perfect dessert for any golf function or event for your favorite golfer. They are super easy to make, in fact, if you are short on time, you can even just add this cute design to store bought cupcakes. (shhhh...I won't tell!) If you do want to enjoy the rewards of ... Continue Reading...


How to Plan a Construction Themed Birthday Party in 5 Easy Steps

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Building the foundation for a solid construction themed birthday party can be a smooth operation if you follow the 5 easy steps we’ve nailed down.  From creative invitations and industrial strength decorations to truckloads of treats, handyman centric activities and construction themed favors, we’re touching on all of the ... Continue Reading...


All Aboard: Five Great Tips for Planning a Train Themed Birthday Party

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All aboard for 5 great tips on planning your next train themed birthday!  We’ll be visiting ideas for: invitations, train party decorations, activities, refreshments and favors. Planning an impressive train themed party begins with a great invitation.  Attach a homemade invitation to a small toy train or train ... Continue Reading...


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 ... 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...


Firecracker Party Invites

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She's Crafty | Firecracker Party InvitesI 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...


Hello Kitty Birthday Party Cake & Invitations

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 This Hello Kitty Birthday party was one of my favorites!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 ... Continue Reading...


The Frugal Princess Party

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  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 ... Continue Reading...