Monster Birthday Party

Monster Birthday Party Dessert Table

I'm a little partial to monsters, it may be that I have three of them running around here on a daily basis. Or it could be my cute little Tattle Monster that stole my heart 5 years ago and became incredibly popular on Giggles Galore, but either way I just love this cute little Monster Birthday Party I hosted for my sweet little nephew. My sister asked me to help her plan a simple little party for her little monster who was turning two and like most days time got away from me and we were … [Read more...]

Slam Dunk Coke Float

Slam Dunk Coke Float_Giggles Galore

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #UnbelievableMoments #CollectiveBias We are a sports family. We love watching our favorite teams and cheering them on, whether we are at the game or watching the TV from the comfort of our living room it's a great way to spend time and create memories together.  I can't think of a better way to cheer on your favorite team and celebrate unbelievable moments than with a delicious Slam Dunk … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt Party

Easter Egg Hunt Party Food

Some people love to cook, others enjoy gardening but me I truly love hosting parties.  Entertaining is such a huge part of who I am, it makes my heart sing to have my home filled with friends and family.  Whether we are gathered together to celebrate making it through the work week or special occasions like our Easter Egg Hunt Party, parties big and small make me happy! This year our annual Easter Egg Hunt Party was inspired by this cute little porcelain bunny I picked up at Target. I knew … [Read more...]

DIY Mardi Gras Masks

DIY Mardi Gras Masks_Giggles Galore

My parents were always looking for fun and educational adventures to take us on and one year that lead us on an adventure to New Orleans for Mardi Gras.  We saw dazzling floats, picked up beads from the street and ate the best food.  Maybe that's why I am so nostalgic about Mardi Gras, that is of course, the kid-friendly version.  To celebrate my kids and I made DIY Mardi Gras Masks.  Make some Jambalaya and grab a King Cake or some cupcakes from the store and have a family friendly dinner … [Read more...]

Glam Oscar Party Ideas

Oscar Party Tips

When I was younger I always wanted to be an actress.  Maybe it was my flair for drama, but I loved everything about the movies, theater and the Hollywood stars.  I wanted to live that life.  Fast forward a few years, and while I would still love to see my name in lights, be on TV and famous, for now I'll have to settle with living vicariously through the happenings in Hollywood.  Which is exactly why I love award season and will be planning a few parties to take it all in!  I've partnered with … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Party Tips

Football Popcorn Cups

Did you watch the Super Bowl?  What was your favorite part?  My favorite part was hosting our annual Super Bowl Party, filling my home with friends and of course the good food!  So whether you are screaming at the TV about the bad calls (I mean hello, who throws the ball when you are on the 1 yard line!!) or crying over the touching commercials (#likeagirl, #oneboldchoice) with a few of our simple Super Bowl Party Tips and some delicious snacks you can guarantee everyone will have a great … [Read more...]

Chalkboard Football Drink Labels

Chalkboard Football Drink Labels_Giggles Galore

We are gearing up and getting ready for the big game this Sunday, and while our team didn't make it to the Super Bowl this year we are still looking forward to some football fun this weekend. Since we will have a house full of people I decided to make some super easy DIY Chalkboard Football Drink Labels to help everyone keep track of their drinks.  These fun little drink tags are incredibly easy to make and as the host there is very little you have to do in advance.  I use my Cricut Explore … [Read more...]

Hot Cocoa Stand – Share the Joy

Hot Cocoa for Charity_Hot Cocoa Stand

Hot Cocoa stands make me feel all warm and fuzzy, I mean hello besides a lemonade stand what is cuter?  But this hot cocoa stand is extra special because we are using it to Share the Joy with a little help from World Market.  A little over three years ago I had the idea to do a hot cocoa stand and my photographer and friend, Elayne Dunn Photography, helped me bring it to life.  We created a super cute hot cocoa stand for mini photo sessions and those pictures are still some of my absolute … [Read more...]

Mad Scientist Halloween Party

Kid Friendly Mad Scientist Halloween Party

This sponsored post is brought to you by World Market. However, all opinions, ideas and photographs are 100% my own. Welcome, step into my laboratory won't you?!? October, one of my favorite times of the year, is finally here and I'm kicking things off with a Mad Scientist Halloween Party.  I've teamed up with World Market to showcase their 2014 Halloween Decor and to help host The World Market's Book of Life Sweepstakes. If you're planning a party this month to celebrate Halloween why not … [Read more...]

Twins Carnival Birthday Party

Carnival Dessert Table

Come One, Come All it's time for our twins Carnival Birthday Party! This was one super fun birthday party and the perfect theme for my fun loving, busy and silly twins. We headed back to our favorite park for Parker and Piper's Birthday Carnival.  This is the last year that we will probably be doing a joint party for our twins so I wanted it to be lots of fun!  When we were talking about what kind of party they wanted all my twins cared about was that it was at the same park as their Camping … [Read more...]