5 BASICS FOR THROWING YOUR CHILD’S BIRTHDAY PARTY

kids party basics

Hey moms, do you still stress out about hosting the “perfect” party for your child year after year? I know that party blogs and the internet are full of spectacular party themes and ideas, but I’m here to give you permission to stop the worrying! I know it’s hard to do, but if I can […]

A PAINTING-THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY {GUEST FEATURE}

painting art party guest feature

I have an ADORABLE guest party feature today. Mom, Adwoa Osei, created a painting party for her 7 year old daughter, and it’s completely different from most art parties, with it’s use of a soft feminine color palette, and glitter galore. There are some fantastic details to see, including that “dripping paint” cake, the DIY […]

CONFETTI THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY

confetti-themed-birthday-party

A little while back I did a Trend Alert about confetti themed parties, with some cute ideas you could incorporate. About a month later I was chatting with my friend Abigail about her new party kit line and we decided it would be fun to collaborate on a party shoot together, and since “confetti” is […]

Little Birdie Birthday Party {Guest Feature}

little birdie birthday

I never get tired of nesting themed parties and showers. There’s something so ….universal about it with the birds and natural elements. This pretty party was styled and submitted by Tathyana Abreu, all the way from Brazil. This is a first birthday party that’s actually inspired by a Brazilian tree – the Ipês trees. All […]

Unicorn Themed Birthday Party {Guest Feature}

unicorn birthday

I remember when my daughter was little and she loved unicorns and Pegasus’, so I can’t help but think she would have loved this party designed by Emily of Emmy’s Events. This party is very “DIY” with printables, sweets from the market, and a few crafty embellishments with paper doilies. Emily was inspired by a […]

Mickey and Minnie Anniversary Party {Guest Feature}

Mickey & Minnie Anniversary party

I probably shouldn’t admit this here….but here goes: I’m not a big fan of “character” parties {don’t hate me!}. I think it’s a little bit of the rebel in me, and the over emphasis on commercialism in our society, but I much prefer generic themes over licensed characters. That being said, I fell in love […]

Creative Pool Party Ideas {Guest Feature}

pool party by Lavender Pudding

I have the most creative & crafty pool party to share with you today, sent to us by Montrilla of Lavender Pudding. Just wait until you see the “shower” and the “pool” cupcake display! Montrilla created this party for a brother and sister who were celebrating their birthdays together, and “Fun in the Sun” was […]