You can throw a beautiful Mother’s Day Brunch with these few easy ideas and some delicious Apple Honey Brie Crostini! Last year, my husband and I hosted a Mother’s Day Brunch for our moms, and we tried to make it as fancy as we could, for being in our kitchen. We don’t normally go too crazy for Mother’s Day, but last year we decided to make it special…. Continue Reading
Steel Magnolias is one of my all time favorite movies, and I couldn’t think of better inspiration for some fun party photo props! How fun would a Steel Magnolias wedding be? #MovieMondayChallenge *This post contains affiliate links. Read my full disclosure here. * On the last (or fourth) Monday of each month, a group of bloggers participate in a #MovieMondayChallenge, hosted by C’mon Get Crafty! We decide on… Continue Reading
When my husband turned 35, we celebrated in style – 1930’s style! This would make for a fun new years eve party as well! #nye #party #birthday #partydecor #partyideas #newyears I had so much fun planning this 1930’s party for my husband’s 35th birthday. It was a long time in the works, but it really was super simple to pull off!! I’ve got a banner below of some of… Continue Reading
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FronteraExperience #CollectiveBias Try this delicious #Mexicanskillet dinner with an easy #choppedsalad for your next get together with friends! I don’t know what it’s like where you live, but here, we took a quick trip to FREEZETOWN. Seriously, after a lengthy heat wave (by Midwestern standards), we went from 80’s to 40’s… Continue Reading
These delicious, low carb bacon cream cheese stuffed mushrooms will FLY off the plate, so make sure to make plenty!! I first made these stuffed mushrooms for a girls night appetizer, and they were GONE in minutes. They are super tasty, low carb, perfect for a ketogenic diet, and simple to make! I’ve had requests to make them for pretty much every event since then. I mean, who… Continue Reading
Any gamer kid is going to flip over these fun, easy, and frugal Super Mario party ideas for their next birthday party! If you’ve been around my site a few times, you’ve probably noticed that I tend to go a little far out for my sons’ birthday parties. From turning my entire house into Disneyland for my youngest’s first birthday party, to recreating the dentist’s fish tank for… Continue Reading
My boys are both huge fans of the Pixar CARS movies, and I had a BLAST making this Radiator Springs birthday cake for my youngest! Now, I will be the first to admit that I do not bake, nor do I create fancy cake decor. I’ve always hired out for that, when and if needed. However, I’m experimenting with my craftiness . . . and getting tighter with my budget…. Continue Reading
Summer is such a bright, cheerful time of the year, and it means different things to different people. For me, summer means bbqs, campfires, the smell of freshly cut grass, and . . . birthday party prep. Both of my boys have summer birthdays, and it seems just when I finish planning and executing the first one, it’s time for the next party planning. I used to go really elaborate and crazy in my decorations and prep, but after so many years, I’m dialing it back. I still want my parties to look impressive, just with much less effort!