CarnEVIL Trunk or Treat

Tonight we participated in one of my favorite Halloween traditions, the annual Trunk or Treat at the church.  I look forward to coming up with a fun new theme for our trunk each year. Previous themes include a Double, Double Toil & Trouble, Black Hat Bake Shoppe and Gypsy Caravan.  But, this year's CarnEVIL Trunk or Treat theme is officially my favorite!  Come one, come all and let's take a look at my favorite Halloween tradition. When it comes to Trunk or Treating I … [Read more...]

No Bake Candy Birthday Cake

Do you have a celebration coming up that you need a cake for?  This is the easiest 4 tier birthday cake you will ever make, and makes a great focal point at any celebration! Today I've teamed up with FloraCraft to show you how to create this fun and colorful no bake candy birthday cake! When I received my cake form for this project I had lots of ideas swirling around in my head.  I had a teacher appreciation idea, a Father's Day gift, Mother's Day centerpiece and in the end my … [Read more...]

Free Printables for Fall and Halloween!

Is it Fall weather where you live yet?  It is almost October and there's a slight chill in the air.  State fairs are rolling into town- which usually means cooler weather comes soon after!  I thought I would gather up some of the free printables for Fall and for Halloween too so that you could start preparing for decorating and maybe even a party!  Whether your decoration style is whimsical and classic or spooky and colorful, there's something for everyone! Celebrate Fall with some candy … [Read more...]

Strawberry Coco Loco Mocktail Recipe

Summer is full of spontaneous moments, lots of late nights and of course refreshing treats to keep cool.  This Strawberry Coco Loco Mocktail recipe is the perfect summertime sip for kids and a refreshing way to cool off.  Whether you are entertaining or just looking for a yummy way to make family dinner a little more fun, this kid-friendly mocktail is extraordinary! These non-alcoholic drinks feel grown up but are a fun alternative for the kids, and adults too! So put away those boring juice … [Read more...]

Birthday Carnival Welcome Sign

Whenever you go to the circus or carnival there is always a huge sign to welcome you to all of the fun.  I knew I wanted a big sign to welcome everyone to our twins Birthday Carnival Party, but because our party was outside at a park I didn't really have a way to hang anything.  That's when I decided to use a giant wooden picture frame from Cut It Out. I love the whimsical shape of these Cut It Out frames and knew that the large 16 x 20 Chandler frame would be perfect for our Birthday … [Read more...]

Twins Carnival Birthday Party

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 … [Read more...]