Free Thanksgiving Bingo Printable

With only one week before Thanksgiving, I thought I would pop in to share this cute and free Thanksgiving Bingo Printable.  I love the idea of having something to keep the kids entertained while the adults are busy preparing the meal or gabbing at the table.  Bingo is one of those activities that everyone can play no matter the age. Last week I teamed up with Chinet and my friend Lindi from Love the Day to show you how to host an unforgettable Thanksgiving dinner.  You can … [Read more...]

Game Day Popcorn and Pretzel Bar

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on the behalf of Cost Plus World Market.  The opinions, text and photos are all my own. Growing up in Texas, football is a way of life. So when it comes to tailgating and game day parties I know how to entertain and wow a crowd! When you get to combine two things you love, football and entertaining, you know it's going to be a good day.  I'm gearing up for the Big Game with a fun football themed snack station that is guaranteed to get the party … [Read more...]

How to Build a LEGO Ninjago Zip Line

This is a sponsored  post written by me on behalf of Warner Bros. Ent. I have been compensated to provide my honest opinion about "finding your inner ninja" and all opinions, text and photos are all mine. My son has been obsessed with building with LEGO® since he was young.  He can spend hours sitting at his LEGO table creating and building imaginary cities. Every birthday or Christmas the only thing on his wish list is a a new LEGO® set and if he ever has extra spending money he begs … [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...]

Referee Coke Floats

Are you watching the big game in two weeks?  Do you have big plans for hosting a party or do you plan to take it easy and just enjoy it from the comfort of your own couch?  No matter how you decide to watch the big game there's no question your celebration should include Referee Coke Floats, they're a game winning treat! I'm a sucker for fun themed food and drinks at parties. I think those little extra details are what make the celebration extra fun and memorable.  But, as you know I like to … [Read more...]

How to Host a Winning Football Party for the Big Game

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScoreMoreFans #CollectiveBias By now I'm sure you know that I'm a big fan of hosting events and parties. But, did you also know that I'm a big fan of football? I'm the girl yelling at the TV on game day, jumping up and down excitedly from the couch. And even though my favorite team won't be playing in the big game in February I'm excited about throwing a party with our friends and family. … [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...]

4th of July Flag Balloon Dart Game

  Hello!  I am excited to bring you a super fun 4th of July themed post with some of my favorite creative bloggers.  Welcome to The Red White and Blue Blog Hop where you will find 95 festive food, decor and craft ideas for an EXTRAORDINARY 4th of July Celebration! Every year we spend the 4th of July with friends at the Frio River and now that we all have kids I like to find fun and easy ways that they can celebrate.  In the past I've created 4th of July buckets filled with goodies … [Read more...]

Valentine Bingo In a Jar Gift

I'm back today with another easy and fun Valentine's Day idea you can put together in less than 1o minutes.  My Valentine Bingo In a Jar Gift is a fun and creative way to spread some love on heart day!  You could make one of these sweet jars and have it waiting for your kids when they wake up on Valentine's Day, or make some up and deliver them to friends so they can play a sweet game of bingo with their family. Either way these simple gifts in a jar are sure to make the kiddos in your life … [Read more...]

Hansel and Gretel Party (Part II- Activities)

If you missed my Hansel and Gretel inspired party follow the gumdrop path over here to see all the party details!To me one of the most important parts of a birthday party are the activities and entertainment that keep the kids busy and happy.  I love incorporating the party theme and there were so many fun ways to bring this fairy tale to life.Games & Activities:  We started the party with everyone decorating their own candy cottage.  I originally wanted to make them just like we do at … [Read more...]