Mother’s Day Cards with DIY Marbled Shaving Cream Paper

Lately it feels like everything is sneaking up on me quicker than I can flip the calendar. Are you like me and need some last minute Mother's Day ideas? Over the years some of my most treasured gifts have been the handmade gifts or cards my kids have made for me.  These are the gifts that bring a smile to my face and remind me what an honor it is to have the title "mom."  Make mom smile this Mother's Day with these awesome handmade Mother's Day Cards with DIY Marbled Shaving Cream … [Read more...]

Bubbling Key Lime Mousse Cauldrons

Double, double, toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble! I couldn't let Halloween slip by without sharing this Halloween dessert with you.  Earlier this month I shared this spooktacular recipe with my friends at Eighteen25 for their Spooktacular September series.  I think you are going to love these Bubbling Key Lime Mousse Cauldrons.   These light and refreshing treats are fun and simple to make so you can whip them up for your Halloween in no time.  My kids loved digging in to these … [Read more...]

Back to School Jitter Juice

Are your kids excited or nervous about starting a new school year?  My kids are excited about heading back to school, meeting their new teachers and seeing their friends.  While my kids are excited, starting a new school year can be scary and overwhelming for some.  If your little ones are nervous about the first day of school whip up a batch of this bubbly Jitter Juice to help ease those first day of school nerves. I've been making Jitter Juice for my kids every years since my … [Read more...]

Goodbye Summer Watermelon Party

I'm not ready to say goodbye to summer just yet, but reality is looming and we have just 3 short weeks before the kids will be back in school and we will have to dive back into schedules and routines.  I love the freedom that comes with summer, traveling, trips to the pool and making memories with my kids.  So before we head back to school I thought it would be fun to host a simple Goodbye Summer Watermelon Party. I've recently teamed up with Spellbinders as one of their newest … [Read more...]

My Story Stones: Painted River Rocks

Every summer my family takes a trip to the Frio River, it's a vacation that actually started with college friends 15 years ago and it is a highly anticipated vacation for everyone in the family, I guess you could say it's our happy place. One of my kids favorite things to do, other than tubing down the Frio, is to collect river rocks. We have quite the collection of rocks that somehow make their way home, get scattered around the yard and house, and occasionally even end up in the wash. … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Cupid Floats and Love Notes

My kids love any excuse to celebrate, especially when it comes to holidays.  Around here we like to find fun, creative and silly ways to make these simple celebrations extraordinary.  I have learned over the years that it truly doesn't have to to be elaborate to be memorable. Celebrate Valentine's Day with your little sweethearts and make these fun and tasty Valentine's Day Cupid Floats and Love Notes. I love entertaining and throwing parties, but nothing beats celebrating life's little … [Read more...]

Cupid’s Cafe Valentine’s Day Dinner

If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate Valentine's Day with your kids then you are in the right place.  Today I am going to share one of my favorite childhood traditions with a Valentine's Day twist.  Pull up a chair and join the party, today we are celebrating with Cupid's Cafe Valentine's Day Dinner. My mom always had the best ideas.  She was always creating fun scavenger hunts or hosting silly dinners for our family and friends.  One of my favorite ideas was the silly dinners. … [Read more...]

Love is in the Air Valentine’s Day Party

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, hearts are all a flutter and love is in the air!  With Valentine's Day just around the corner I thought it would be fun to create a whimsical Love is in the Air Valentine's Day Party for my kids and their friends. The idea for this party came to me after I made these adorable Hot Air Balloon Valentine's Day Boxes.  I loved how cute that craft turned out, I thought it would make a darling party for my kids and their friends too. When it comes to … [Read more...]

DIY New Years Eve Ball Drop

This year we are staying in for New Years Eve, but I can't help myself and started planning a small get together with friends.  Last year we spent a cozy night in as a family, so this year I thought it would be fun to ring in the new year with our friends. I thought it would be fun to create our very own DIY New Years Eve Ball Drop to count down to 2017. I feel like 2016 flew by at warp speed.  It was such a busy and exciting year for us, and I can't wait to see what 2017 has in store for us. … [Read more...]

Halloween Monster Mash Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone #WickedFantaFun #CollectiveBias Who's ready for a monster sized good time?!?  Host a Halloween Monster Mash party and celebrate the Halloween season in a fun and silly way with lots of extraordinary memories. Guest are going to go googly eyed over this wickedly fun Halloween party.  The bold colors, silly monsters and tasty treats are enjoyable for the whole family, and a great way … [Read more...]