When my eldest daughter, Hannah, who is now 13, turned eight — EIGHT! — we celebrated her birthday by hosting a unique cake pop party with three of her friends. At the time, it was my second time executing a cake Continue reading How to Host an Epic Cake Pop Party
Ahoy, Mateys! Between my family and Laura’s, seven kids in the same age ranges means duplicate party themes. Sometimes for the same kid! I’ve made a Lightning McQueen cake twice, repurposed Blue’s Clues decorations, done two variations of Monster Jam Continue reading Same theme, different party: Pirates!
Got twins? Congratulations and welcome to the Club! The ‘Twins Birthday Club’, that is. The Club where suddenly everything is doubled: the guest list, the cakes, the loot bags, the budget and — yes — even the fun. And as Continue reading Top 10 Pro Party Tips for Planning — and Surviving — Your Twins’ Birthday
My middle son was born with a ball in his hand. So, obviously, his birthday parties must have a sports theme. And what is a sports event without jerseys?! Don’t freak out! This is super easy to do and gentle Continue reading Sports-Themed Party? DIY Jerseys for the Win!
When I set out to plan for my son’s Minecraft-themed 9th birthday party — I’m not gonna lie — I hit up Pinterest. Hard. There are so many great ideas out there that sometimes you don’t need to reinvent the Continue reading How to Throw a Dynamite Minecraft Party on a Dollar Store Budget