Wickedly Awesome Halloween Parties

Halloween is drawing near- do you have any plans?  It is on a Saturday this year and I am so excited about that!  It gives us the opportunity to do something the night before Halloween and then we still have ALL day Saturday to prepare for the evening festivities!  If you're thinking of throwing a party, you should check out these wickedly awesome Halloween parties that I just love!  Some of them are spooky and dark, and others are bright and fun.  You can get inspired by so many of these … [Read more...]

Free Printables for Fall and Halloween!

Is it Fall weather where you live yet?  It is almost October and there's a slight chill in the air.  State fairs are rolling into town- which usually means cooler weather comes soon after!  I thought I would gather up some of the free printables for Fall and for Halloween too so that you could start preparing for decorating and maybe even a party!  Whether your decoration style is whimsical and classic or spooky and colorful, there's something for everyone! Celebrate Fall with some candy … [Read more...]

Fall Party: Candy Apple Bar

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BakeInTheFun #CollectiveBias As you may know by now Giggles Galore is all about celebrating life's little moments and making everyday events extraordinary.  Since fall is our favorite season we thought we would celebrate everything we love about it with a Harvest Party and Candy Apple Bar. Plus, I couldn't resist creating another fun "bar" themed party (check out our Hot Dog Bar Party or … [Read more...]

4th of July Flag Balloon Dart Game

  Hello!  I am excited to bring you a super fun 4th of July themed post with some of my favorite creative bloggers.  Welcome to The Red White and Blue Blog Hop where you will find 95 festive food, decor and craft ideas for an EXTRAORDINARY 4th of July Celebration! Every year we spend the 4th of July with friends at the Frio River and now that we all have kids I like to find fun and easy ways that they can celebrate.  In the past I've created 4th of July buckets filled with goodies … [Read more...]

Carrot Cake Bunny Bait

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MMsCarrotCake #CollectiveBias From the moment I found out I was going to be a mom I started planning all sorts of fun activities in my head.  I knew I wanted to be that "fun mom" just like my own mother who created lots of memorable moments filled with laughter and joy.  I'm a sucker for annual traditions and years ago I started hosting an Easter Egg Hunt Party and now it's something my … [Read more...]

Valentine Marshmallow Necklace

Do you remember making cereal necklaces as a kid?  Or did you always beg your mom to buy you one of those candy necklaces at the store? Then I bet you and your kids will absolutely love making a Valentine Marshmallow Necklace!  This is a sweet little something to keep, or give away to your special Valentine, and of course anything you can make, wear, and eat for a snack later on is a winner in my book! My kids loved being able to create their own one of a kind Valentine Marshmallow Necklace … [Read more...]

Artisan Caramels Cookbook & Giveaway

I am so excited to share this post with you today, because these caramels from Firefly Confections just may be one of my favorite things E.V.E.R!  It was love at first bite and I I have been hooked on these creamy caramels ever since.  Sandy from Firefly Confections just released her new Artisan Caramels Cookbook and now you can make your own beautiful, golden, chewy, artisan caramels. In this stunning new book Sandy covers common mistakes to fail-proof techniques to help you learn the ins … [Read more...]

Rainbow Gumball Necklace

I'm over the rainbow excited to share today's project with you, a Rainbow Gumball Necklace!  This simple little project makes me smile, but then again I imagine that it would be very difficult to be wearing a colorful gumball necklace and not be happy.  These colorful necklaces are great for St. Patrick's Day gifts and would also make darling party favors for rainbow themed parties too. I have always loved these gumball necklaces and have wanted a reason to make them for quite sometime.  St. … [Read more...]

Decorating Gingerbread Houses

Decorating Gingerbread Houses is one of my favorite Christmas traditions.  When we were kids my parents always made elaborate gingerbread houses.  I'm talking whole villages, mansions with working lights and candy furniture elaborate.  We always got to help decorate and put the candy on, but of course the best part was sneaking all that candy while helping!  It was one of those traditions I knew we would definitely carry on with our little family, although mine usually aren't anywhere as cool as … [Read more...]

Firefly Confections, My Favorite Caramels

I'm a big fan of sweets and anything with caramel ranks at the top of my list.  They were my favorite candies to find in my trick-or-treat bag at Halloween and I always keep a jar of the sweet stuff on hand for dipping apples or smothering my ice cream.  But, I didn't realize what I was missing until I met Sandy from Firefly Confections!  Sandy makes THE BEST CARAMELS, you know the chewy, melt-in-your mouth, deeply sweet and insanely addictive kind of caramels. It's true, one bite of her Salted … [Read more...]