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Spring Planting Party

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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 … [Continue reading...]

St. Patrick’s Day Favor Bags

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Your friends are sure to feel lucky when you give them these adorable St. Patrick's Day Favor Bags.  They are perfect as party favors or as prizes at the end of a Leprechaun treasure hunt, either way you are celebrating they are perfect for St. Patrick's Day! Filled with delicious gold coins these easy to create favor bags make a special treat.  And you only need a few minutes to whip them up. What you'll need: Muslin Bag (I found mine in the Target Dollar Spot) Gold glitter iron … [Continue reading...]

Healthy Breakfast Kabobs

Healthy Breakfast Kabobs with Yogurt Dip

My daughter's school recently held a video contest for Healthy Breakfast Recipes and the budding star that she is, she asked if she could enter. Of course I said yes and we set out to figure out a healthy and easy breakfast recipe that she could make.  She finally decided on Healthy Breakfast Kabobs with a Honey Cinnamon Yogurt Dip. Who doesn't love a kabob?  The combinations are practically limitless and you can customize them to everyone's individual taste.  Plus, these are honestly perfect … [Continue reading...]

DIY Shamrock Coasters

DIY Shamrock Coasters

Gold is a hot trend right now!  I'll admit I was slow to embrace it, but the more I use it in decorating, crafts and my own personal fashion (what little I have) it has grown on me.  This month I've teamed up with some of my crafty friends to share 10 fabulous gold inspired projects, including my gold DIY Shamrock Coasters. St. Patrick's Day isn't a holiday I do a lot of decorating or hosting parties for, but it's always fun to have a little festive touch around to celebrate.  Since St. … [Continue reading...]

“Dallas Buyers Club” Pretzel Crisps Steak Bites

Pretzel Crisps Appetizers

In honor of the Oscars this weekend I'm making appetizers for our party based on some of our favorite nominees.  If your planning on hosting an Oscar Party you definitely want to add these "Dallas Buyers Club" Pretzel Crisps Steak Bites to your menu!  They are super easy, packed full of flavor and delicious. I love the original flat-baked Snack Factory Pretzel Crisps and always have them on hand for entertaining.  They are perfect for dipping, topping and pairing ideas are virtually endless … [Continue reading...]

Pear and Gorgonzola Cheese Bites

Pear and Gorgonzola Cheese Bites Party Appetizers

Prepare these easy and elegant Pear and Gorgonzola Cheese Bites for your Oscar Party or a sophisticated dinner soiree.  These tasty little morsels will be the star of your party.  Fresh pears paired with creamy Gorgonzola cheese and walnuts are a winning combination your guest will love. Fresh pears and Gorgonzola cheese star together as a great blend of flavors to create upscale appetizers your party guest will love.  The crumbly and salty taste of the cheese married with the sweet crunch of … [Continue reading...]

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 … [Continue reading...]

Rainbow Gumball Necklace

Rainbow Gumball Necklace Tutorial

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. … [Continue reading...]

Cupid Cocoa Valentines

Cupid Cocoa Valentine Gifts

Happy Valentine's Day!  It's not to late to play cupid and spread a little love with these fun Cupid Cocoa Valentines.  It's been so chilly lately that I thought it would be fun to deliver a little love to our friends and neighbors to help them warm up this Valentine's Day. You really don't need much to make these little valentine gifts.  Here is what I included in ours: Cupid Cocoa (packets of milk chocolate hot cocoa) Hugs and Kisses Heart Sprinkles Heart Shaped … [Continue reading...]

Dealing with the COUGHequences of Cold and Flu Season

COUGHequences of Cold and Flu Season_Sick Kids

With three kids in school it's bound to happen...you know what I'm talking about, the dreaded flu.  Dealing with the COUGHequences of cold and flu season can be tough. Like any mom I hate when my kids get sick, not only does it break my heart to see them feel bad, but I hate feeling helpless and not being able to fix it. When my kids start to feel a little under the weather I like to serve them a warm bowl of chicken noodle soup with a side of extra snuggles, but when that doesn't help we … [Continue reading...]