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Backyard Camping Party – FREE Printables

Camping out is not an outdoor activity for me.  I love the great outdoors, but I love basic comforts  such as indoor plumbing, hot showers, and comfortable beds much more.  My idea of a vacation is a luxury hotel with room and maid service, not a sleeping bag in the woods! My in-laws are avid campers, they take the family on week long camping trips all the time.  When my kids were younger my in-laws tried for years to drag us along on a camping trip but to my kids' ...

Be The Perfect Guest: Appropriate Behavior and DIY Hostess Gifts

  It's sad but I've hosted many events where there is someone who behaves so poorly that I make a note never to invite them back.  I still have some folks whom I don't speak to due to their rudeness at my son's wedding, and that was over 3 years ago!  During the upcoming holiday season many of us will find ourselves guests at various holiday functions.  Whether it be Thanksgiving dinner with family, an office Christmas party, or a friend's New Year's Eve bash it is important to ...

6 Girly Girl Parties

I love planning girly girl parties!   I've thrown my share of princess parties for my two daughters over the years.  Now that we've been blessed with a sweet granddaughter I'm looking forward to planning parties for our one and only, so far, little princess;  of course we'll be planning more boy parties for her twin brother and her three male cousins as well.  But for now I'm busy dreaming of her girly girl parties! Here are 6 girly girl party themes that I hope will inspire your next ...

6 August Kid’s Party Themes

I've always found it hard to think of a theme for an August party, even harder to host a party in August. We're usually away on vacation for most of the month then when we do get home it's back to school time and there's just so much going on. But if you have an August birthday in your family here are a few ideas for you. Betty Boop Party! In honor of Betty Boop's August birthday how about a Betty Boop themed event? It's not exactly for young children, unless of course your first ...

Sesame Street Cookie Buffet

Last week on a trip to Houston to plan my mother's 80th. birthday party for next summer my daughter and I had literally 24 hours to plan and put on a Sesame Street themed party for my sister.  My mother was throwing a birthday party for my sister who has special needs.  When we arrived we found out that my sister really wanted a themed party but my mom just doesn't do themes, her idea of a party is very different form ours.  We wanted to make this party special so we asked my sister what ...

DIY Cookie Buffet

I love candy, cookie, dessert, and all other sweets buffets or bars.  All types of buffet/bars are a great way to show case foods and make an impressive display at any event.  I also love the idea that guests can choose their own goodies to eat at the event or take home.  It's a wonderful way to thank guests for attending. We try to include some type of bar/buffet at all our indoor events and some of our outdoor ones as well.  You can actually make virtually any kind of buffet you ...

6 July Kids’ Party Themes – FREE Party Printables

July is a great month to have a party! There is so much going on and so many themes to choose from. July weather just begs for an outdoor party.  Pool and Splash Parties are sure to cool things off, you can even combine party themes and host a Hot Dog Pool Party or a Super Hero Splash Party.  And of course you can have a 4th. of July themed party!  Click on the links for Pool, Splash and 4th. of July party ideas! Here are 6 more July party themes to help you plan a July party! Batman ...

Grad Party Bar/Station Ideas – FREE Printables

It's that time of year again, graduations.  Many folks are busy planning graduation parties to celebrate this milestone.   One of the most important ingredients to a successful party is the food so many hosts and hostesses spend hours agonizing on what to serve. Whether your doing the cooking or having the event catered you still have to decide what you're serving and how you're serving it, specially if you're hosting a lot of people at your home.  When we host large events at home we ...

Grad Party Ideas – FREE Printables

It's that time of year again, school is winding down and summer vacation is almost here.  This means graduations; from pre-school to Grad School and anything in between we're soon to see a bunch of newly minted graduates ready to take on the world! Graduations are major milestones in everyone's lives.  Whether your little one is graduating from pre-school or a spouse, sibling, or friend has just earned a PHD celebrate their achievements with a party.  Send them off to the next chapter of ...

6 June Kids’ Birthday Party Themes – FREE Printables

June is a great month to have a birthday party, the weather is fine and the kids are out of school for the summer. It makes party planning so much easier when you're not rushing around transporting kids to and from school and policing homework. Summer parties are much more fun because you can take it outdoors, opening up many more fun activities for kids to do, not to mention cleaning up is easier too! Here are some fun themes for a June birthday party.  Take advantage of the warm weather ...