Boy’s Sweet “Back to Basics” Birthday Party

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My sweet friend Rebecca Propes is one of my favorite "party gals" and also the designer behind Fresh Chick Design Studio! She is a talented printable designer who also styles some of my favorite parties! She not only keeps her design studio going, works with the team at Project Nursery, but is also getting ready for another addition to her growing family! So when her son's birthday came around, … { read more }

Watermelon Mojito Pops

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Watermelon mojito pops I absolutely adore coming across a fabulous site to add to my ever-growing list of favorite blogs! Sugar + Charm is definitely at the top now! Serving up sweet recipes + charming craft ideas that are perfect for every occasion. My new obsession? The Watermelon Mojito Pops that author Eden whipped up! Tropical in color and the perfect amount of sweetness for a summer treat. … { read more }

My Latest Joy: HENRY (+ Shutterfly Gift)

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We share party ideas and celebration tips on a daily basis. However, one of the things I love even more than decorating parties is celebrating the joyous occasions they represent. When thinking about a recent moment of joy, the number one thing that comes to mine for me is my new English Springer Spaniel puppy, Henry! He's such a joy in my life even with the early wake up calls! He's 13 weeks now … { read more }

{Brunch Idea} Yogurt Bar

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Yogurt Bar Hosting a party soon?! Whether it's a baby shower, wedding shower, or simple neighborhood brunch, a YOGURT BAR is a sweet + creative food station to set up for guests. Not only is it easy but healthy too! MIX-IN IDEAS Yogurts: Greek Yogurt, Fresh Plain Yogurt, Vanilla Yogurt, Strawberry Yogurt, etc. Fresh Fruit: raspberries, strawberries, sliced bananas, blueberries, sliced … { read more }

Country Farmyard 3rd Birthday Party

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I am always excited to have readers from around the world! This party was submitted by Letícia Pedercini of Brazil, author of Bebe A Porter! She designed every aspect of the party and even shot the pictures herself - what a talented Mom! From the little red chick favors to the absolutely adorable barnyard animal cake pops, I love every detail of this farm-inspired 3rd birthday! Held at her … { read more }

Nautical Red, White, + Blue July 4th Party!

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Nautical July 4th Party July 4th is right around the corner so get ready for some RED, WHITE, + BLUE inspiration! We added a nautical twist to this July 4th party. From nautical bottles and ship details, this patriotic party will show you lots of fun ideas for throwing neighborhood parties, barbecues, and more for this summer holiday! So sit back and enjoy some JULY 4th PARTY DETAILS... PLUS - … { read more }

Pop Rocks Rimmed Cocktails

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Add a little firecracker spark to your cocktails (or mocktails for the kids) this summer! How? It's easy! POP ROCKS! I used to love this candy as a kid. They make a crackle sound when they hit your tongue and come in a variety of colors and flavors. This is a similar idea to the nonpareil rimmed cocktails I made for my birthday this year! POP ROCK RIMMED COCKTAILS 1. Simply dampen the edges … { read more }

{Wedding} Spring Vintage Styled Shoot

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Set on a historical farm in Pennsylvania, this dreamy bridal shoot was inspired by spring love accented with a bird's nest and antique cage. The soft blush pinks and light greens are the perfect colors for a a gorgeous sunset on a romantic farm. Michelle Masser Photography shoot captured the soft details + sweet moments between the couple. Michelle also created the beautiful graphics seen below … { read more }