Colorful Halloween Monster Mash Party

I personally love everything about Halloween, it's one of my favorite holidays, and I like to incorporate everything from creepy skeletons at my Murder Mystery party to a silly DIY Monsters.  One of my favorite Halloween decorations is this DIY Halloween Sign that says "Beware: The wicked witch and her little monsters live here."  My crazy kids certainly remind me of a bunch of monsters from time to time so I thought it was only appropriate to plan a Halloween … [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...]

Silly Halloween Felt Monsters

Halloween is just a few days away, but I'm still cranking out a few last minute Halloween craft projects. Add a touch of whimsy to your decor with these cute Silly Halloween Felt Monsters. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, it has been since I was a kid.  My mom used to always go all out for Halloween and some of my fondest memories come from this time of year.  There were elaborate costumes, fun parties, spooky treats and Halloween decor galore. I want to create the same kind of … [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...]

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...]

Monster Birthday Party

I'm a little partial to monsters, it may be that I have three of them running around here on a daily basis. Or it could be my cute little Tattle Monster that stole my heart 5 years ago and became incredibly popular on Giggles Galore, but either way I just love this cute little Monster Birthday Party I hosted for my sweet little nephew. My sister asked me to help her plan a simple little party for her little monster who was turning two and like most days time got away from me and we were … [Read more...]

Valentine Link Party

I'm normally not a big fan or pink or red, but for some reason I simply adore Valentine's Day and the explosion of pink and red hearts everywhere.  I think it's because (A) it gives me yet another reason to create a party, like our Whoo Loves You Valentine Party and (B) you get to write sweet notes and remind those around you just how much you love them.  It's fun to leave sweet little notes for my kids in our Valentine Monster Box and another tradition that our family loves. Valentine's is … [Read more...]

Parenting Magazine – Giggles Galore Featured

I couldn't wait to open the May issue of Parenting Magazine today!  I was contacted a few months ago by an editor asking if they could feature my tattle monsters in an upcoming party feature.  I squealed with excitement as I opened it up to see the beautiful Pinspired Parties spread...and there among some big party names are my monsters!The issue hit newsstands this week so be sure and pick up your copy of the May issue of Parenting Magazine for tons of ideas for clever invites, whimsical decor, … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Boxes

There is something so sweet and charming about children collecting sweet Valentine's.  And of course not any old box will do for storing these precious treasures.Using supplies from around your house you can create fun, cute and treasured "boxes" to hold those sweet love notes. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Valentine's Monster This first idea was inspired by my very popular Tattle Monster.  Allow me to introduce you to Val the Valentine's Monster! Pin It To make this cute … [Read more...]

Monster Bash

I've done a lot of fun parties lately and this MoNsTeR BaSh is certainly one of them! My mom asked me to help her create a little soiree at her school for Halloween.  We set up the party in the teachers' lounge.  The teachers could come and enjoy snacks and treats during their break and it was fun to see how thrilled they were.  I used the adorable Little Monster printable package from Dimpleprints. Party Decorations: I used lime green pom poms and a banner from the printable package to create … [Read more...]