Lucky Charm Popcorn

It's not to late to put together a magically delicious treat for St. Patrick's Day.  We're celebrating St. Patrick's Day with Lucky Charm Popcorn, a treat the whole family will love! When I was a kid it was an extra special morning when we found Lucky Charms in our cereal bowls. It was truly like finding a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow, I loved saving the tiny marshmallows until the end and watching them turn the milk into a pretty pastel rainbow. The marshmallows are still my favorite … [Read more...]

Roasted Orange Glazed Rainbow Carrots

It's been one month since we started back to school and it looks like we've all finally settled into our school routine. My kids love their teachers and have been busy making new friends.  But, back to school also means busier schedules, homework, and long days.  Part of the challenge as a parent is finding the perfect balance for everything, all while helping your kids thrive throughout the school year.  Honestly, most days I wonder if I'm getting any of it right. One thing I can make sure I am … [Read more...]

Mini Rainbow Fruit Cookie Pizza

This week my kids are on Spring Break and while I really wish we were on a cruise and enjoying warmer weather, we stayed on the home front and we're trying to keep ourselves entertained.  My kids love baking cookies and with St. Patrick's Day right around the corner we decided to get creative with a Mini Rainbow Fruit Cookie Pizza! My kids love fruit, but we were inspired to make the fun Rainbow Fruit Cookie Pizza after a trip to our local grocery store, Market Street, and their new Kids Free … [Read more...]

Rainbow Gumball Necklace

I'm over the rainbow excited to share today's project with you, a Rainbow Gumball Necklace!  This simple little project makes me smile, but then again I imagine that it would be very difficult to be wearing a colorful gumball necklace and not be happy.  These colorful necklaces are great for St. Patrick's Day gifts and would also make darling party favors for rainbow themed parties too. I have always loved these gumball necklaces and have wanted a reason to make them for quite sometime.  St. … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Bubble Gum Rainbow and Pot of Gold

This year on St. Patrick's Day turn ordinary into EXTRAORDINARY with these fun St. Patrick's Day Bubble Gum Rainbow and Pot of Gold.  This fun treat is sure to brighten someone's day and they are the perfect party favor for your St. Patrick's Day celebrations. These little treats are so easy to make, here is what you'll need: Rainbow bubble gum tubes (I purchased mine at Sam's Club) Small container or pot (I used left over ice cream cups from the Target Dollar Spot and simply spray … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Rainbow Push Up Pops

Find your pot of gold at the end of these sweet St. Patrick's Day Rainbow Push Up Pops. Your lucky little leprechauns will enjoy these candy rainbows complete with fluffy "clouds" and golden treasure waiting at the end. I was inspired by Babble's rainbows in a jar but wanted a smaller version ideal for little hands.  So, I created these treats using push up pop containers, Skittles, marshmallows, and gold coins.  To make your own start by adding a gold coin to the bottom, layer the Skittles … [Read more...]

Rainbow Art Party

Around here we love arts and crafts so I was thrilled when a dear friend asked me to help with her twin's 5th birthday.  They had requested a colorful rainbow party and their mom decided to host it at a local paint your own pottery studio, Walls of Clay. I had limited space to work with and a very short window of time (1 week) to pull it all together, but I couldn't wait to design something for such a fun theme.  Carli from Dimpleprints quickly customized her colorful art party package for me … [Read more...]

Create. Dream. Play. Art Party

Art inspires creativity, imagination and lots of colorful fun.  That is why I decided to host a Create. Dream. Play. Art Party play date with some of our dear friends and let the creativity flow.  One of my favorite play dates was an art activity we did a few years ago with an old sheet, paint and spray bottles.  I decided to make an ordinary play date extraordinary with the free Lots-O-Dots printables from Piggy Bank Parties. To create a memorable afternoon with your kiddos all you … [Read more...]

Somewhere Over the Rainbow…

St. Patrick's Day is this Saturday, do you have party plans?  It is Spring Break for everyone around here including my parents so we are taking a little mini vacation (a much needed vacation!) so we won't be having a party.  Instead, I thought I would share some rainbow inspiration from past Giggles Galore parties and crafts.I made a fruit rainbow complete with marshmallow clouds and a pot of gold for our first St. Patrick's Day partyMy kids had so much fun crumbling tissue paper and making this … [Read more...]