There’s something so magical and nostalgic about waiting until dark for the firework show to begin!  Now that I’m a parent, sharing it with my children makes it all the more special. Although the baby may be a bit young to hang for the real fireworks, that doesn’t mean he has to miss out completely! Follow along for an inexpensive way to make sure baby gets in on the fun with our simple DIY Firework Balloon tutorial and deck out his ride for your… Read more »

Balloon garlands are one party trend that don’t seem to be going away anytime soon. I’m loving their longevity because balloons are an inexpensive and fun way to make a big impact. When I was thinking of fun ideas for our Kid’s table for Easter, the similarity between the shape of Easter eggs and balloons gave me the idea of creating a fun oversized Easter Egg table runner. This Do-it-yourself requires only balloons, paint and tape, making it a super simple project.

I don’t know about you but I am a big sucker for a Chinese Chippendale pattern. So when my hubby and I started discussing pet gates, and realized all our past gates weren’t quite up to par, I started thinking of a stylish DIY. We needed something that wouldn’t be constantly falling down against our stair railing, and that is simple for my seven year old daughter to use. So I turned to my resource for everything DIY; Pinterest. I found several… Read more »

  Wild One Backdrop | Brushed Spots Fabric | DIY Balloon Garland It feels like only a few months ago that Charlie came home from the hospital, and here he is already one! He is by far our most mischievous child—sometimes even a little wild—so when his birthday was coming up, I couldn’t think of a more perfect theme than a “Wild One” first birthday party. The best part was that his nursery already had a lot of elements that would double as decor! With the theme in mind, I started to design… Read more »

I was beyond excited when Annabelle announced that she wanted a magical unicorn birthday party this year! I love combining super girly and classic elements with fun, modern twists. With Unicorns being so popular I knew this was my chance to go all out! Oh, and did I mention that we share a birthday? So in a way, I kinda feel like I got my own unicorn party!

My kids love Halloween, but some of the scary decorations are just too much for them. So instead of a scary Halloween, I wanted to create a non-spooky party that all of the little guests could enjoy that included fun animals, balloons and sweets! A friendly little pumpkin circus seems to fit the bill perfectly!