Category Archives: parties

Hello Sailor Baby Shower Ideas

Nautical Baby Shower Food Ideas and Recipes at

Last Fall I threw a nautical baby shower for my friend who was expecting her first boy. You might remember that I just had my first baby boy last year, and Aimée helped me celebrate with this darling Farm Boy baby shower. Well my friend Mandy picked a nautical theme for her baby’s nursery, and…

Our Favorite Platters are on Sale!

Our Favorite Basic Party Platters

Hi friends! We are working on some very fun Valentine’s ideas to share soon, but I just wanted to pop in today and let you know that our favorite Cuatro Platters are on sale right now over at We have rarely seen these on sale so let’s hope they’re not going to discontinue them……

Frozen Birthday Party Ideas

Frozen Birthday Cake Ideas at #frozen

Okay, I’m not sure, but I think this might be the LONGEST post in the world…. so be warned. When we shared our Tangled Birthday Party we broke it into several posts, but we found that a lot of people who arrived at our posts from the archives or Pinterest missed some of the ideas…

Frozen Birthday Cake Ideas: Snowball Tower

Birthday Cake Idea for a Frozen Birthday Party at #frozen

We loved Disney’s Frozen movie and were inspired with a bunch of Frozen birthday party ideas. We have almost got everything ready to share, but today we are offering a sneak peek with this Frozen birthday cake idea and tutorial. I’ve been calling this delicious tower of snowball goodness Elsa’s Frozen Blizzard Birthday Cake, and…

How to Cut Perfect Snowflakes

How to Cut Perfect Snowflakes at

My kids love to cut out snowflakes using the good, old method where you fold up paper and cut out a bunch of chunks then open it up to reveal the surprising shape. It’s fun to wonder as you are cutting how the snowflake is going to look, and so exciting as you unfold it!…

Easy Cupcake Wars Party Ideas

How to Host a Cupcake Wars Party at

My oldest daughter just turned nine, and to celebrate her birthday she wanted to hold a Cupcake War. I don’t think she has ever seen an episode of the Food Network show Cupcake Wars, but she loves the Cake Boss series, and somehow picked up on the “Cupcake Wars” phrase. So we invited over a…

Happy 2014!

Kid-Friendly & Stylish New Year's Party with lots of cute Free Printables at #freeprintables #newyears #2014

It’s time to break out the confetti and sparkling cider to toast the New Year! Don’t forget to check out our family-friendly New Years celebration ideas and download the free New Year’s printables we shared last week to help make your family’s celebrations more festive. Here’s to a joy-filled and totally super 2014!