60+ Family Halloween Costume Ideas!

60+ Family Halloween Costume Ideas!

Has the halloween bug bitten you yet??   My kids start planning their Halloween costumes on November 1st every year (yes, for the following year)…. so we’ve been talking about it for awhile now.   Just about every year, my daughter wants to be a Disney...
A Set of Sad Folding Chairs Get Some Glam!!!

A Set of Sad Folding Chairs Get Some Glam!!!

Quiz:   What time of seating does just about every modern household have, even if its stored up in a garage corner or laying in the crawl space somewhere?    FOLDING CHAIRS!!   If you don’t have them, then maybe you don’t have guests at your house ever?  ...
Frozen Silly Putty!

Frozen Silly Putty!

Know any little girls out there who love the movie FROZEN?   Its practically a religion in our household.   Thank you for that, Disney.   My daughter told me the other day that when she has babies, she’s going to name them Elsa and Anna (at least she...
Soccer Themed 7th Birthday Party!

Soccer Themed 7th Birthday Party!

My son had his 7th birthday this weekend and it was a smash hit!    I wanted to share a few pictures of my cool DIY favors that turned out cuter than I had even imagined!    I went for a green, white and black theme to fit with the whole soccer ball on a field look.  ...
Making Balloon Gas With Baking Soda and Vinegar

Making Balloon Gas With Baking Soda and Vinegar

  So the wording on this graphic is a little misleading – No, it does not make “helium”.  I got all excited thinking there might be an alternate way to get balloons to fly, and not have to spend money on helium.   If only my 10th grade science...
DIY Stick Ponies For Less Than $2.00 Each!

DIY Stick Ponies For Less Than $2.00 Each!

  I have had a couple of people email me asking for a tutorial on how I made the Stick Ponies/Hobby Horses for my daughters recent Cowgirl Party.   Unfortunately I didn’t take a ton of pictures of the process, as we made them pretty quickly, the morning of...
Princess and Superheros Birthday Party

Princess and Superheros Birthday Party

My daughter, like most 4 year olds, is pretty much completely obsessed with princesses.   So it made sense that for her 4th birthday, she told me she wanted a princess party.   But our preschool had a rule that if kids from school were invited, that it had to be...
18 Fun Superbowl Party Ideas

18 Fun Superbowl Party Ideas

I am a HUUUUUUUGE Denver Broncos fan, so of course I’m more than excited for the Superbowl this Sunday.   The Broncos are going to take it home this year!   In the spirit of my excitement, I wanted to put together a list of the absolute most amazing recipes...
GiddyUp…  Its a Cowgirl Birthday Party!

GiddyUp… Its a Cowgirl Birthday Party!

My daughter turned 6 over the weekend and has been asking for a cowgirl party for months. Being a January birthday (and living in Illinois) presents some challenges – but this year takes the cake. Every single party inspiration I found on Pinterest and around...