Category Archives: party

Super Hero / Bad Guys Scavenger Hunt

At Caroline’s super hero training birthday party, the kids were required to complete 4 missions. Each mission had one or two components. For example, there was an “Accuracy Mission,” since all super heroes need to have good accuracy when fighting … Continue reading

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A Wonder Woman Birthday Cake

Well, Caroline’s birthday party is over and I think it was a rousing success. I’ll trickle the pictures throughout the week and maybe into the next (oh joy!) because: 1) I want to be able to share all the fun … Continue reading

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Banner with Ties

Caroline turns 4 today so we are well into party planning mode for the weekend. For the 11 months and 3 weeks she requested a super hero party on a regular basis. Last week she decided she wanted a cheetah … Continue reading

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The Picky Eater

Saturday night we went to a Halloween party at a friends house. As I was standing around the appetizer table stuffing my face with chips and dip another mom said, “My son is the pickiest eater.” And with that statement, … Continue reading

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Halloween Mantle – A New Addition

Here’s our Halloween mantle this year… left side… right side… middle… and the new addition this year… old white shutters from the Habitat Store…painted purple…with black netting draped over them…with spiders placed as a finishing touch… ¬†Happy Halloween!

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Front Yard Halloween Sign

In a previous post I mentioned that I liked this Halloween decoration… Well, our family made our own using materials we already had. In the garage we found planks of wood from a pallet (for the place signs) and then … Continue reading

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Halloween Party Ideas

Starting to mentally prepare for our Halloween party: List of food possibilities Fixing up the patio area Finish Decorating House Clean House Front of House Decorations And within each of those projects listed are twenty-three million things to do. But … Continue reading

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Halloween Estimation – Printable

This weekend we pulled out our Halloween stuff and started decorating the house. I found the following printable which we used at our Halloween party last year. Just find an empty jar, count candy corns as you fill up the … Continue reading

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Printable Baby Shower Prints – New on Etsy!

If you are hosting a baby shower anytime soon, these baby shower prints in my shop would be perfect! These prints are each 8.5 in x 11 in and could really add a special touch to your dessert area. Wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Old Wives’ Tale Gender Prediction Test on Etsy!

Do you remember the gender prediction test from my sister’s shower? Well, I’ve finally listed it up on etsy so it’s available for everyone. If you are hosting a gender neutral shower this is the perfect party game to play. … Continue reading

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