DIY “Trick or Treat Ghost”!

DIY Paper Ghost
DIY Paper Ghost Pouch!
DIY trick or treat paper pouch!

Hi, it's Sara from Confetti Sunshine here. Have you ever found yourself making something and wishing it was for you? Can I admit that I feel that way about a little paper ghost? It might sound beyond ridiculous, but I love paper and just about anything made out of paper.. even silly little printer paper ghosts filled with candy. Good thing they are easy and cheap enough to make that I can pop out … { Continue Reading }

{Party Feature} Mummy & Me Halloween Soiree!

Adorable Photos + Inspiration for a "Mummy & Me Soriee"!
Adorable Photos + Inspiration for a "Mummy & Me Soriee"!
Adorable Photos + Inspiration for a "Mummy & Me Soriee"!

You know we love a classic black and white fête around these parts so of course we fell in love with this spin on a Halloween celebration! Halloween isn't just for the kids and Mariah with Giggles Galore proves that there is no reason we shouldn't have some spooky fun too! This year gather your girlfriends (and the kiddos) for a Mummy and Me Halloween Soiree! We'll let Mariah take it from here as … { Continue Reading }

Halloween Treat Bag Printables!

Halloween Treat Bag Printables!
Halloween Treat Bag Printables!
Halloween Treat Bag Printables!

We've all seen a spooky Halloween treat. And, then there is the cute and friendly craft. But, have we ever seen a colorful retro Halloween printable? I sure haven't, so that is why I decided to make one. You can't ever have enough retro - especially when it comes to celebrating! These little retro Halloween treat bags are the perfect little package to hold party treats, trick or treat … { Continue Reading }

Halloween Spider Web Treats for Michaels.com!

Mini Spider Web Halloween Bites!
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Spider Web Bites My latest project for Michaels.com is live! If you're looking for a creepy crawly little bite for Halloween parties, whip up these easy spider web treats! Click here for the full details and recipe! … { Continue Reading }

Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!

Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!
Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!
Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!

Hey, Y'all! Back again with more Labor Day inspiration! This could easily be "year-round" inspiration with a color change because these little "mini ice cream cakes" could not be easier or more delicious. If you missed my Ice Cream Social with Blue Bunny, "hop" over here to see it! This little treat would be delicious with any of their ice cream flavors but I'm partial to their newest: Caramel … { Continue Reading }

4th of July Appetizer Recipe: Chips & Cheese Dip!

4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip

How are you going to celebrate the 4th of July? I'm super excited to celebrate with good friends and delicious foods. Here is my new favorite cheese dip recipe that is perfect for Independence Day Entertaining! Make it ahead of time (I recommend a double batch - it's popular!) and warm it up for the 4th. As you might have seen, I've been working with Cracker Barrel Cheese so I used the Vermont … { Continue Reading }

Vintage Americana 4th of July Party!

Fourth of July Printables
Fabulous Americana Inspiration + Photos for Fourth of July!
Fabulous Americana Inspiration + Photos for Fourth of July!

We are beyond thrilled to share this gorgeous 4th of July party with you! Touches of vintage style combine with the Americana theme to create a truly perfect summertime soiree. The food included an array of American favorites like hot dogs and caramel corn - yum! The talented Lia Griffith teamed up with party planner Lisa Frank to create many of the decorations and will be sharing their DIY … { Continue Reading }

{Recipe} Patriotic Strawberry Pies!

Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!
Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!
Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!

Summer brings with it lots of patriotic celebrations from Memorial Day and July 4th to wrapping up the season with Labor Day! I wanted to share a simple + sweet recipe for strawberry pies, patriotic style! They're perfect for a casual family dinner or cute enough for a big BBQ bash! You can personalize them (blueberries would be a great blue alternative) or keep with the recipe below. Either way, … { Continue Reading }

Host a Patriotic Picnic Party!

Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration
Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration
Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration

Time to celebrate summer with a picnic - PATRIOTIC style! From Memorial to Labor Day and July 4th in between, there are lots of reasons to have some super cute red, white + blue picnic ideas to have tucked away for summer celebrations. This party feature submitted by Kylie Jenkins makes me want to run out and plan a picnic-style party right now! We're finally enjoying warmer weather! Kyle entered … { Continue Reading }

Lavender Mint Juleps + Derby Party Ideas!

Free downloadable lavender mint julep card for Kentucky Derby parties!
"Hold Your Horses" Derby Party Ideas
Gold + Lavender Derby Party Ideas!

Hold Your Horses! It's time for a little Derby party inspiration and a darling free cocktail card you can print for your own party. Here's the back story to this little display! Above my desk I have 3 southern gold-foiled prints from Stephanie Creekmur. I happen to think she hung the moon and was at the front of the line when God handed out creative talent. Truly! So we decided that the "Hold Your … { Continue Reading }