30+ Kids Valentine Printables

With Valentine's day being just a week away, I thought I would put together 30+ Kids Valentine Printables for my readers! If you're a procrastinator like me, that's ok.  I have you covered with lots of adorable ideas and free printables, all you need is a little bit of time and a printer.  It is a great way to spend an afternoon with your children, and the best part is that the Valentines are semi-homemade. It'll show there was a lot of love put into them. ALL the printables here are FREE and … [Read more...]

We’re Bananas for Monkey {Monkey Party}

My daughter loves her stuffed monkey and last summer after watching me plan and host a ton of parties for other people she insisted we celebrate her monkey's birthday.  She already had ideas and plans for how we would celebrate, so I obliged and we had a party for Monkey.  Fast forward a year later and she kept reminding me that Monkey's birthday was in the summer and we needed to have a party for her. What's a party planning mom to do?  I love my daughter's zest for life and adore the fact that … [Read more...]

Black, White and Pink Paris Party

A few months ago my friend Elayne with Elayne Dunn Photography  asked me to plan a party for her friend who was celebrating her 21st birthday.  She wanted a girly, yet sophisticated party.  She loves Paris and I used that as inspiration  and created a Black, White and Pink Paris party to celebrate her milestone birthday. I absolutely love how the dessert table turned out...simple, elegant and very girly. I used the bedspread and dust ruffle from my daughter bedroom to … [Read more...]