No Bake Candy Birthday Cake

Do you have a celebration coming up that you need a cake for?  This is the easiest 4 tier birthday cake you will ever make, and makes a great focal point at any celebration! Today I've teamed up with FloraCraft to show you how to create this fun and colorful no bake candy birthday cake! When I received my cake form for this project I had lots of ideas swirling around in my head.  I had a teacher appreciation idea, a Father's Day gift, Mother's Day centerpiece and in the end my … [Read more...]

Sweet Shoppe Birthday Party

Gumdrops, lollipops and fun galore - just wait to you see what a sweet celebration we have in store!  I have been waiting for months to share this adorable Sweet Shoppe Birthday Party I planned for a dear friend and her twin girls 1st birthday.  Turning one is fun, but it's even sweeter when you're celebrating two birthdays at once! I am so excited to finally share this Sweet Shoppe Birthday Party I created for Oriental Trading with you.  You can get all the details for the party and DIY … [Read more...]

Cupcake Wars Birthday Party

My girls recently discovered Cupcake Wars on Netflix and they have been obsessed with watching and recreating this popular show.  Every time they have friends over they beg to make cupcakes so they can practice their baking skills.  It was no surprise when both her and a friend requested a Cupcake Wars Birthday Party. Frosting, sprinkles and cupcakes galore, you're invited to battle for the cupcake crown at this creative Cupcake Wars themed birthday party. I've teamed up with Oriental Trading … [Read more...]

Farm Birthday Party

And on that farm, he had a cow... E-I-E-I-O! We are celebrating Lucy's 2nd birthday on the farm with all of our animal friends. Instead of a traditional dessert table full of small desserts, we decided to include the whole farm in one big cake. Our goal was to make a cake that had all of the birthday girl's favorite animal friends, but keep it mostly, if not completely, edible. That is just what we did! The base of the cake is a full sheet cake. We made a barn and silo out of rice krispie … [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...]

Twins Carnival Birthday Party

Come One, Come All it's time for our twins Carnival Birthday Party! This was one super fun birthday party and the perfect theme for my fun loving, busy and silly twins. We headed back to our favorite park for Parker and Piper's Birthday Carnival.  This is the last year that we will probably be doing a joint party for our twins so I wanted it to be lots of fun!  When we were talking about what kind of party they wanted all my twins cared about was that it was at the same park as their Camping … [Read more...]

Twins Camping Themed Birthday Party

For my twins 5th birthday we had a Camping Themed Birthday Party and I realized, a full year later, I never posted it here.  It was such a fun party and before I share all the details of their 6th Birthday Carnival I thought I better share all of the details from this super fun party last year. Deciding on a theme for boy/girl twins can be a challenge especially as they get older and have very different interest and opinions about what they like.  As we discussed what kind of party they … [Read more...]

DimplePrints, My Favorite Party Printable Packages

I'm excited to introduce you to another one of my favorite companies, DimplePrints.  I first met Carli, the owner and creative mind behind DimplePrints in 2011 while planning my daughter's 4th birthday party.  And since then I've had the pleasure of collaborating with DimplePrints on numerous parties, magazine shoots and creative printables for gift ideas. DimplePrints offers invites, party packages, holiday cards, and art prints.  I love her bright and cheerful style, no matter what type of … [Read more...]

My Favorite Things Birthday Giveaway

Birthdays might just be my favorite type of celebration, everyone has one and no matter how old you get it's still a special day all about you! I also think it's the perfect time to reflect on the success of the past year and start dreaming even bigger for the year ahead.  Well, it just so happens that today is MY birthday!   It's no secret that I love a good celebration, yet I rarely do anything when it comes to my own birthday.  But this year I'm celebrating all week by giving you the chance … [Read more...]

Luau Birthday Party

Aloha!  This tropical Luau Birthday Party is full of fabulous ideas for celebrating summer birthdays. Who wouldn't want to celebrate their birthday in paradise?  For this birthday party I transformed the backyard into a special tropical paradise for the birthday girl and her 2nd birthday celebration.  The beautiful backyard provided the perfect backdrop for this Luau themed party where guest enjoyed tropical goodies from custom tiki huts.  A small kids table was set up near Bella's Tiki Hut … [Read more...]