DIY Ideas for Kids' Art Themed Birthday Party

(Plus ways to keep your beach girl spirit during DIY party planning!)I'm completely behind on sharing my daughter's 2nd birthday party but who can blame me given her special day is right after Thanksgiving, I was struggling with ACL knee surgery recovery and it was cold season wrapped up in a holiday frenzy. It makes my head spin to think about how crazy the past few months have been in our household. Thankfully we're still smiling and routines are back to normal with me walking pretty well now....more

Confessions of a Birthday Party Hosting Addict

I’m not quite sure why the crafty get such a bad rap. Frankly, I am pretty amazed at the creativity some people can spew at the drop of a hat. Of course, if I’m going to be dead honest, I’m probably about 2 Hobby Lobby trips away from being lumped into the category of crafters. While I draw the line at Devil’s Dandruff (glitter) and scrapbooking materials, we do have a stash of crafty things like glow-sticks and cardstock and science experiment books. Crafty, creative. To-may-to, to-mah-to....more