Get ready for cuteness overload! These candy-filled bunny Easter party favors are adorable and really simple to make.  True confession time. My craft room is full of supplies I bought for some reason or another and never wound up using for their intended purpose. All this craft supply hoarding makes me a great resource for neighbors […]

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Disclaimer: Compensation was provided by General Mills via MomTrends. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of General Mills or Momtrends. This post also includes affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here.  Craft some family fun and enjoy a breakfast cereal buffet inspired by the […]

It’s just a few hours until the premiere of the new Star Wars movie, “The Force Awakens.” So, I had to squeeze in one last Star Wars project; homemade R2-D2 and Han Solo chocolate candies. They’re really easy to make, but man are they cool. Of all the Star Wars food we served, these were […]

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FoodAwakens #CollectiveBias #AwakenYourTastebuds This post also includes affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here. What better way to build excitement for the premiere of “The Force Awakens” than with a Star Wars™ movie marathon party? My 9-year-old […]

BB-8 is the droid you are looking for! He’s already our favorite character from the new Star Wars™ movie, “The Force Awakens.” For our family’s movie marathon to celebrate the premiere, my son and I decided to make some DIY Star Wars party supplies featuring everybody’s favorite droid. (Sorry, R2 and C-3PO; we gotta show some […]

We’re gearing up for another epic birthday party this weekend. So, I thought I’d share a tasty, kid-friendly punch recipe and a cool way to serve it. As far as party punch recipes go, it can’t get easier than this one. You just mix equal parts lime sherbet with lemon lime soda. I’ve served this […]

This is a sponsored conversation written by me of behalf of Ball Park® brand. The opinions and text are all mine. Read my full disclosure policy here. Summer entertaining doesn’t have to be difficult or fancy. Throw some hot dogs on the grill, put out a few easy baseball-inspired decorations and set up a delicious […]

It’s time to celebrate summer with a beach party! No ocean? No problem! I have a bunch of beach party ideas — recipes, crafts, decorations and activities — that you can pull of in your own backyard. This party is all about fun. The decorations and craft projects are inexpensive and easy, and the menu […]

When I was planning the backyard beach party, I searched high and low for some beach balls to add to my party decor. It was early in the season, so I had trouble finding them. And forget about finding them in my pink, green and yellow color scheme. So, I decided to make my own! […]