From toilets to fingers to bugs (eek!), could you eat any of these?
With Halloween and the kids' costume party just around the corner, I'm kicked in high gear brainstorming, designing, creating and ordering decorations and treats for this group of toddlers! An idea struck me last week while unpacking a box of k-cups......why not turn this empty box into a "monster"? So I gathered materials from around … Continue reading How to Create “Monsters” From Coffee Boxes
Another time (and money) saving tip when creating and planning a birthday party: create your birthday banner using PowerPoint! We use PowerPoint for work projects and school presentations, so why not take advantage of the easy tools and design capabilities for party printables?!?! Here are 10 steps to create a birthday banner in PowerPoint. … Continue reading How to Create a Birthday Banner Using PowerPoint!
Not too sure about that dry mix that comes with your Easy Bake Oven? Me neither. After the first successful creation with her oven (and trying to stomach the mix with water batter and icing), I told my daughter we would use regular icing. Then after many cookie, brownie, pretzel, cake, etc creations, I thought … Continue reading How to Bake Cake Mix Using Easy Bake Oven
I've been asked multiple times how long it takes me to plan and create my kid's birthday parties. So here's my secret..... it doesn't take too much time if you get organized and stay organized from the very beginning. I typically start researching ideas around 3 months from their birthday. Any earlier you run the … Continue reading Children’s Birthday Party Checklist