Children's Parties

Character Themed Parties…Can Be Cool!

Blues Clues Birthday

Is your little one is getting ready to celebrate another year’s milestone? It’s time to plan a party. I know…I know…lots of things to think about but first you need to pick a theme. This can get a little tricky…character themes can often get to be a little much?


Entertaining, Tips & Trends

I Scream, You Scream…

ice cream collage

With the weather warming up everyday now, there is one favorite treat on everyone’s radar…..ICE CREAM!! This simple birthday sweet no longer needs to be an accessory to birthday cake, it deserves a party all it’s own!


Tips & Trends

Re-purpose Your Nursery Decor Into Party Decor!

room decor party decor

Start your party decor search somewhere close by…..your baby’s nursery! I love re-purposing room decor items in my party set-ups. Simple items such as hanging canopies, banner buntings or wall decors can transform your party from cute to WOW!


Entertaining, Tips & Trends

Kid-Friendly Party Centerpieces

kid centerpieces

Party planning for little ones can be fun and stressful all at the same time. How do you create party decorations and centerpieces that style-wise appeal to both the kids and adults?! This is a question that I get asked constantly! So, I’ve compiled a list of some of my go-to centerpiece ideas for kids parties…


Entertaining, Paper Goods, Tips & Trends

Up, Up and Away Baby Shower

hot air balloon dessert table

Travel-inspired parties have been making their way around the wedding circuit for a while now, and I thought it would be fun to bring it into the baby shower world. This hot-air balloon invitation from Minted inspires a gender-neutral shower with a sweet, classic twist…


Children's Parties, Entertaining, Tips & Trends

A Color-Coordinated Holiday

holiday sweets table

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it can be difficult to find the time to sit down and thoughtfully plan a party. The easiest way to create a cohesive look is to choose a color palette and stick to it! The red and aqua blue combination has been a favorite color palette for 2010 (remember Melisa’s son’s modern train party?), so why not use it for a holiday party too? You could use any of these ideas for a last minute holiday party, a winter birthday party or baby shower!