Dinosaur Party + "Volcano" Chocolate Lava Cakes Tutorial

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What little boy doesn’t love dinosaurs!?  None that I know of, especially if he were getting a dinosaur birthday party like this one!  Debbie of Wants and Wishes designed an adorable Dinosaur party collection she used for her son’s birthday party, as well as created some fantastic treat ideas for the dessert table.  She’s sharing the […]

May Pole Party Ideas

Add a traditional symbol to your Spring celebrations by incorporating a May Pole.  This is a fun and whimsical touch that can be used in children’s parties as well as weddings.  Here are a few ideas to try:  Errect an actual may pole outdoors for the children to dance around at a birthday party, or down the aisle […]

A Sewing Themed Baby Shower

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If you love handmade parties and are a DIY’er yourself, then you are going to love today’s Sewing Themed baby shower from Andi of Beautiful Ordinary Day.  Andi and a few friends put together this shower to honor the mom-to-be, and baby Lucy’s impending arrival.  This was truly a group effort as the ladies did everything themselves, […]

A Royal Wedding Viewing Party

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We are only days away from the wedding of the decade, and I for one, can’t wait to see how it all comes together! The wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton will be nothing short of amazing and I thought I’d share a few ideas with you in case you want to host a […]

Beach Wedding Ideas {Styled Shoot}

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Today’s inspiration design has so many beautiful touches, you may need to take notes!  This is a styled shoot {see vendor list at bottom of post} for a beach wedding but you know my philosophy – take the ideas and incorporate them into your own celebration.  This would be beautiful for an engagement party for […]

Mexican Fiesta Party Inspiration

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Any time of year is great for hosting a Mexican Fiesta dinner party.  They make fun summer parties, festive birthday celebrations, or fantastic “just because” gatherings!  Here are some ideas from my latest contribution for Celebrations website…  Oh, and don’t forget the margaritas! You can see all my Fiesta design ideas in my article for Celebrations.  I don’t […]

Delicious Deviled Eggs With Bacon

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I never met a deviled egg I didn’t like, however, this is not your mama’s recipe!  This incredible recipe I discovered years ago in the book Special Occasions by John Hadamuscin.  The addition of horseradish gives it a kick, while melted butter and bacon make it rich and indulgent.  Go ahead and try it.  Your friends & […]