Felt Woodland Pencil Toppers

School supplies are way more fun when they are cute and personalized, wouldn't you agree?  With fall just around the corner I thought it would be fun to create some adorable felt woodland pencil toppers for my kids.  Who knows maybe it will inspire them to get their homework done quicker.I teamed up with Spellbinders to create this cute and simple craft. This is a fun project you could even make with your kids.What You Will Need:Platinum Die Cutting and Embossing … [Read more...]

Hansel and Gretel Birthday Party

Follow the trail of lollipops and gum drops to a sweet birthday celebration!  Venture into the woods for this fairy tale Hansel and Gretel inspired 4th birthday party...or as my twin's called it their "Handsome and Gretel" party!When I asked my twin's what kind of party they wanted for their birthday they both screamed "CANDY!"  As an event planner and stylist I am always looking for ways to put a different spin on party themes and incorporate unique ideas where I can add my … [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...]