Apple Picking Party

Apple Picking Party by Giggles Galore

Fall is such a fun time of year, it's packed with traditions, activities and change, I love it!  Ever since my first visit to an apple orchard in upstate New York I've been obsessed with this quintessential fall tradition.  Just picture it, a hayride up the hillside to rows and rows of beautiful trees filled with bright shiny red apples just begging to be picked. This month's Cricut Design Space Star challenge is all about parties, so I thought it would be fun to share some fun and easy ideas … [Read more...]

Birthday Giveaway

Birthday Giveaway

It's a special day today!  Yep, it's my birthday!!  We're celebrating blogger birthdays this week and my bloggy birthday friend The Cards We Drew (make sure you pop over and say Happy Birthday to Abbey too!) has  rounded up a great group of bloggers and vendors to throw the ultimate birthday bash and party like it's YOUR birthday! We're giving away over $950 worth of prizes for three lucky winner (U.S. residents only--sorry). You can enter the giveaway via Rafflecopter below, but first check out … [Read more...]

10 Tips for a Successful Lemonade Stand

Make Your Own Lemonade Stand Giggles Galore

Lemonade stands are a quintessential summer experience and a great way to embrace the heat, but they can also teach your kids valuable skills.  I recently appeared on The Broadcast to share some of my favorite ideas for creating an extraordinary lemonade stand.  With these 10 Tips for a Successful Lemonade Stand not only will you have the best lemonade stand on the block, but you and your kids are guaranteed to have a great time! 1. Location, Location, Location We've heard it before but … [Read more...]

Surfin’ Into Summer Pool Party

Surfboards and Sharks

School is out and we're celebrating with a bright and fun Surfin' Into Summer Pool Party! Last year we celebrated the end of the year with a Popsicle Pool Party and since I love traditions we couldn't let this school year end without a celebration. Hosting a simple party at the neighborhood pool is a great way to accommodate a large group of people and it really is the perfect way to welcome summer.  I wanted everything to be bright, bold and fun, just like our summer plans. I decided on a … [Read more...]

Memorial Day Celebration

4th print-001

I hope you are enjoying a fun Memorial Day Celebration with your friends and loved ones.  I am grateful for this day to honor and support those brave men and women who protect, serve and make countless sacrifices to protect our freedom.  I am grateful for my freedom. I am grateful for the brave. And today while we celebrate Memorial Day with pool parties and backyard BBQ's we also say THANK YOU to the selfless sacrifice of soldiers past and present! Free Land of the Free Print via Mine for … [Read more...]

Pinwheel Party Favors

Spring Pinwheel Party Favors

This project post is a part of a paid marketing campaign with Snap. Although this post is sponsored the project idea and all opinions expressed are my own.   I'm obsessed with pinwheels. Something about those little spinning things reminds me of spring. They also remind me of carefree, playful afternoons from childhood.  I think they are such a whimsical and fun way to add a little flair to any event. When I stumbled on this cheerful paper craft collection from Amy Tangerine Plus One I … [Read more...]

Ice Cream Float Party

Sunkist Ten Orange Creamsicle Float_Giggles Galore

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Dr. Pepper Snapple Group but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #TENways  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” After what seems like a long and brutal winter the warmer weather and sunshine has FINALLY arrived!  And that is cause for a celebration, don’t you think?  We are celebrating the arrival of spring with a fun Ice Cream float party the whole family will love! Spring couldn't have come soon … [Read more...]

Spring Planting Party

Spring Planting Party Dessert Table_GG

Fresh air, chirping birds, and flowers blooming, this can only mean one thing...spring is in the air.  Today the sun is shinning and it is such a welcome sight.  After a long winter we are definitely ready for spring and decided there is no better way to usher in the new growth and celebrate the season with a fun Spring Planting Party.  Get ready to dig in and create a party that will delight your little buds! Our local community garden was the perfect location to host our Spring Planting … [Read more...]

Oscar Party Ideas

How to Host An Oscar Party Giggles Galore

And the award goes to...The Best Hostess in Town!  At least that is what everyone will be saying after the awards on Sunday night.  With my Oscar Party ideas you'll have everything you need to host a winning Oscar party.  From recipes, signature drinks, Oscar ballots, and Best Dressed score cards you'll have everything you need to throw the most sought-after Oscar viewing party. I started with a glamorous black and white color palette with pops of gold and red to bring this stylish affair to … [Read more...]

Stylish Kids’ Parties Book & Giveaway

stylish kids parties cover

Valentine's Day is almost here and love is in the air, can you feel it?  Alright, so that just might be the bitter cold temperatures we can't seem to get rid of but I think that's all the more reason to brighten things up this week with a  Love Bug Valentine's Day Soiree! Valentine's Day is the perfect opportunity to surprise your kids with a "Love Bug" party or even host a last minute play date with their friends. Kelly Lyden put a Valentine's Day spin on the classic ladybug party theme in … [Read more...]