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Crafts, Dollar Tree, Link Party

The Easiest Party Centerpiece You’ll Ever Make

  The older I get, the more I realize that my creativity is in the sewer. When my girls were littler (and I was littler as well), I had grand visions, I came up with the coolest ideas PRE-PINTERST mind you! For Anna's first birthday, I centered it around a teddy bear theme, came up with… Continue reading The Easiest Party Centerpiece You’ll Ever Make

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Christmas, Link Party

Entertaining for the Holidays on a Budget

I don't know about you, but with everything that is going on this holiday season, the last thing I think about is the costs that incur with entertaining and creating a festive table. With shopping, church events, parties, cleaning, work, and the usual kids' activities, it can be difficult to make the time or money… Continue reading Entertaining for the Holidays on a Budget

Crafts, Link Party

Creating a Fun Gift Using Birthday Cards

    I love making birthdays special for everyone in my family and our daughter's friends are no exception. Raising two girls means lots and lots of birthday party invites which means I need to get creative at times. With back-to-school around the corner, one daughter soon to be in braces and the other in… Continue reading Creating a Fun Gift Using Birthday Cards

Family, Humor, Link Party

Art Party Because We Are Too Cheap to go to the Studio

    Ella has a January birthday and every year we try to make it special because BIRTH and because WINTER. I wrote about how I had a revelation years ago about not really going all out for her birthday because of WINTER. It was since that revelation that we have made up for our… Continue reading Art Party Because We Are Too Cheap to go to the Studio

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Family, Food, Link Party

Donut Decorating Birthday Party is Much Better Than a Steak Decorating Party. Ask Around

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be but I don't have the time or energy to find the pictures.    January is a tough month for those who live up north. So I guess anything north of Kentucky in… Continue reading Donut Decorating Birthday Party is Much Better Than a Steak Decorating Party. Ask Around

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A Dyson Party is like Going to a Frat Party. Except No Toga’s

I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So imagine pictures where captions are.  A few weeks ago, I got to go to a cool party in the city. AND the hubs got to come with me so it was like a date night. Date night and a business… Continue reading A Dyson Party is like Going to a Frat Party. Except No Toga’s