Garden Party with the Girls

I participated in this sponsored campaign on behalf of One2One Network. All opinions stated are my own.Summer is in full swing.  Around here the days are hot and long and the nights are a cool reprieve from the sticky heat.  Our summer days have been packed with activities lately and while I’m loving all this quality time doing fun things with my kiddos our schedule has made it hard to catch up with friends. You may recall me talking about how important hanging out with my girlfriends is … [Read more...]

Squeeze the Most Out of Mornings with Jimmy Dean Delights

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Jimmy Dean, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #BreakfastDelight As a mom we know how important starting the day with a healthy breakfast is, but if you are anything like me it’s one of the most challenging meals to squeeze in.  Every morning I hit the ground running, usually with a long to-do list, and rarely slow down until well after the sun has gone down. … [Read more...]

A Blissful Nest, My Favorite Paper Goods

As a party planner I have lots of fabulous vendors that I am fortunate to work with, and for some of my favorite paper goods I turn to A Blissful Nest. Rebekah from a A Blissful Nest not only has amazing paper products for all your entertaining needs she is truly an incredible person and someone I'm lucky to call a friend!Last year Rebekah and her family moved from California to Texas and we became fast friends.  I've loved collaborating with this talented lady and enjoyed our monthly … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Treat Bags

In case you missed my post on A Blissful Nest where I shared my DIY Valentine's Day treat bags for the little sweeties in your life I'm posting the tutorial for you here.  I love this DIY project because these little bags are not only easy to make, but you can customize them with your favorite color combination (with supplies you already have on hand) and sweets to add your Valentine's Day a little EXTRAORDINARY!Supplies:Small clear cellophane bags Variety of pattered and solid … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas Service

One of my cherished holiday memories growing up was a service project my family did for the 12 Days of Christmas.  My mother who has a knack for making everything seem special and extraordinary made sure we shared that joy with a family in need during the Christmas season.To focus on the true meaning of Christmas and the spirit of giving our family would choose another family we knew could use a little extra holiday cheer.  Based on the popular 12 Days of Christmas song, we would … [Read more...]

Boo Treat Bags

Are you ready for Booing?  My kids and I love this Halloween tradition and I've made a bold and spooky "Boo Bag" to match A Blissful Nest FREE Halloween Boo Sign.  Come see how easy it is to make an easy and boo-tiful treat for your neighbors! … [Read more...]

Decorative Glassine Bags

I shared this simple idea for decorating favor bags on A Blissful Nest, but in case you missed it I wanted to share it with you here.I love glassine bags.  They are one of my favorite party trends and I find myself using them often to add a little extra pizzaz.  These translucent white bags have a wax coating on the inside making them ideal for serving sweets or other sticky treats.With just a few extra minutes and supplies you can embellish these versatile bags to coordinate with your party or … [Read more...]

Pack Your Picnic…

I'm over at A Blissful Nest today sharing my first post as a new contributor! Come stop by and see how you can celebrate summer with a beautiful picnic. … [Read more...]