Mini DIY Succulent Pumpkin Place Cards

The little details are key to creating memorable events.  Whether you are hosting a Fall Dinner party or in charge of Thanksgiving for your entire family, place cards are a guaranteed way to make your guest feel special.  I am a big believer in place cards, even at a simple dinner party with friends.  Not only do I think that it helps guest feel extra special, it takes the pressure off of everyone trying to figure out where to sit.  Mini DIY succulent pumpkin place cards are … [Read more...]

DIY Halloween Candy Treat Poppers

DIY Halloween Candy Treat Poppers will take your trick or treat game to a whole new level of fun.  Filled with candy and other goodies, they're the ultimate Halloween party favors!   I created mine for our Colorful Trick or Treat Yo' Self Candy Cart, but these fun party favors can be customized to fit any party theme.  You've probably heard me mention it before, but I love using my Cricut Maker to make holiday gifts.  It's such a fun and easy way to personalize … [Read more...]

Back to School Picnic Party Favor Bags

I think one of my favorite parts about starting a new school year is the tradition of kicking the new school year off right with a Back to School party!  I love a good excuse for a celebration of any kind, but I have a special soft spot for our back to school parties.  I love getting our friends together and seeing everyone excited about the start of a new year.  This year we are kicking things off with a Back to School Picnic party.  And, as we all know every good party … [Read more...]

Halloween Monster Party Cups

When it comes to Halloween do you want creepy or cute?  There is nothing creepy about these cute Halloween Monster Party Cups that can double as place cards and party favors.  Whether you are planning a simple Halloween family dinner or a play date party for your kids, these cute cups are sure to make your little monsters squeal with delight! I love using common items I always have on hand to create one-of-a-kind ideas that can easily transform a party from ordinary to … [Read more...]

National Donut Day Tags

Hip, hip hooray it's National Donut Day!  If you are going to celebrate a made up holiday this is definitely one worth celebrating. I love doing things with my kids for these silly holiday's.  After all isn't this where traditions and memories are made?  This morning my kids woke up to a fun little surprise, donut holes all packed up with these cute free printable National Donut Day Tags. My kids are always asking for donuts on the weekends and since National Donut Day … [Read more...]

Citrus Orange Favor Boxes

I am so excited about sharing this darling DIY project with you today.  In case you missed it we are celebrating the end of the school year with an Orange You Glad It's Summer Party and every good party needs cute favors.  These cute Citrus Orange Favor Boxes are a sweet treat to share with your friends as you celebrate the start of summer! To make these fun little boxes I used my Cricut Explore Air 2 and Cricut Design Space to create these custom favor boxes.  Its no secret … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Pecans in Pumpkin Jars

November is all about giving thanks for the many blessings we have in our lives.  We try hard to keep a thankful journal all year long so we can always count our blessings, but during this time of the year I'm particularly diligent in talking about and modeling gratitude with my children.  We have so many people in our lives to be thankful for and one of the ways we show them how much we appreciate them is with simple acts of kindness or gifts.  These Pumpkin Spice Pecans in Pumpkin Jars are the … [Read more...]

Kids Thanksgiving Table Ideas

Thanksgiving isn’t just for the adults! There are so many Kids Thanksgiving Table Ideas, from tablescapes to crafts! Having the kids help you in the kitchen with cute treats, making centerpieces, and decorating the table is a great way to teach them all about giving Thanks and being blessed. I know I definitely feel blessed when I spend quality time with the kids, and it helps you keep your sanity on Thanksgiving Day. I shared this really cute Whoo’s Thankful Kids’ Thanksgiving Table several … [Read more...]

Halloween Teacher Gift + Cricut Explore Air 2 Review

I often get asked what my favorite craft tool is.  My response is pretty easy, I love my Cricut.  It is such a versatile tool that allows me to create all kinds of projects from home decor to party favors.  I am thrilled to share with you my Cricut Explore Air 2 Review and a quick and easy Halloween project with you today.  Plus, you do not want to miss an epic giveaway at the end of this post! I have owned a Cricut machine for 7 years. Actually, my first machine wasn't technically mine.  My … [Read more...]

17 Fun Halloween Treats

Pumpkins, ghosts, witches, oh my! There is no limit to what you can be for Halloween- just as there are LOTS of fun Halloween Treats that you can make for parties, classrooms, favors, or just because!  Surprise your guests, students, and kids with these spooky treats that they are sure to love.  It is also a great way to get your kids in the kitchen with you creating memories.  And yummy treats, at that! Make a monster cake that is the centerpiece of the dessert table, complete with monster … [Read more...]