6 Clever Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Guess what? Blakely and I get to celebrate Chris’ first ever Father’s Day! We are pretty excited about it and while we were thinking about something cute to create for Daddy, we found some clever ideas we had to share! I know it can be hard to think of the “perfect” thing to make for Dad so hopefully these ideas get the creative juices flowing. Sometimes all it takes is a printer and some craft paper for a super cute idea (see #2!). Hope you love these ideas…

Free Father's Day Printables - CUTE!

1. World’s Best “POP” – Oh these clever twists on words are the best. Birds Party has these super cute + colorful Father’s Day Printables that are perfect for Dad!

SuperDad Snacks - Cute Idea for Father's Day!

2. Super Dad Snacks – Give Dad his favorite snacks all packaged up in this “super” fun packaging. Free printable downloads available here!

Salsa De Papa - CUTE for Father's Day!

3. Salsa De Papa – Dad deserves a homemade treat! Make homemade salsa for Papa with this clever label and recipe from Minted!

Chocolate Stout Cake Truffles for Father's Day!

4. Chocolate Stout Truffles – Does Dad have a sweet tooth? I love this idea for Guiness Cake Truffles from CandiQuik! There are even some free treat labels for them too!

Cute and clever Father's Day Gift Idea

5. Grill Master – Is Dad the grill master in your house? This idea from Sassy Dealz is one of my favorites because it’s so easy. Gotta love quick and clever ideas for last-minute gifts!

BBQ in a Jar For Father's Day!

6. BBQ in a Jar! – Host a Father”s Day BBQ with the family to celebrate Dads (and Granddads!). I love these BBQs in a Jar from Nest of Posies! So clever!

Courtney’s Top 10 Gifts for the Holidays!

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1. Livescribe's Sky wifi smartpen: I was thrilled to test out this new product and ya'll, it's a winner! Perfect for the techie in your life, this pen has revolutionized my note-taking and drawings. I spend countless hours doodling ideas on notepads in waiting rooms, parking lots, airports, conferences, etc. and now we have a way to digitize those ideas and keep them organized (organization is my … { read more }

Holiday Entertaining with Frito-Lay & Pizzazzerie!

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The holiday season is officially underway and that includes seasonal celebrations and gatherings – from lively get-togethers, reconnecting with family and friends, or just cozying up by the fire with a loved one! I’m so excited to announce that I’ve partnered with Frito-Lay to share a series of recipes and exciting ways to get involved and really celebrate this holiday season. So let’s make your … { read more }

5 Last Minute Holiday Entertaining Tips!

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Let's face it, we're busy - especially around the holidays! If you're throwing a holiday party, the last thing you want to do is miss all the fun because you're hurrying around the kitchen trying to get everything cooked, baked, chilled, poured, and plated while your guests enjoy themselves. Here are my top 5 tips for last minute holiday entertaining! 1. CHILL YOUR TREATS Prep peppermint … { read more }

Christmas Cheer for Your Co-Workers

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For me and many others, my work family is as much a part of my life as my real family, but adding another 27 people to my Christmas list can get quite costly. Since I have been on a baking bonanza for the last 3 weeks I decided to put together some bite-size treats for my co-workers. Working with materials I already had on hand, I was able to package them in a personalized way to give my … { read more }

Candy Cane Fairy Birthday Party

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I absolutely adore this adorable Candy Cane Fairy party submitted by Kerry Redemer of Simply Sweet Parties! Nothing says the holidays like little gingerbread men and candy canes. This birthday party is absolutely perfect for a December birthday, chock-full of festive details and delicious touches. The gingerbread and candy cane favors and soft pink color scheme brought everything together … { read more }

July 4th Chocolate Peanut Butter Pops

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Happy July 4th Weekend! We've been sharing lots of inspiration with you over the last several weeks to get you ready for neighborhood barbecues, backyard dinner parties, and kids' celebrations for the 4th! Here are some links if you missed any of the posts: Pop Rocks Rimmed Cocktails for the 4th! Free 4th of July Printables (banners, tags,  + more!) July 4th Party Ideas More Patriotic … { 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 }

New Years Eve Party: Little Rascals Style

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New Years Eve Party: Little Rascals Style Earlier this week, I shared the East Coast Challenge New Years Design. So now I'm showcasing the West Coast! A talented group of party and design bloggers collaborated on this design too. Natalie Robles of Little Shindigs! They decided on a Little Rascal theme complete with an Old Hollywood flair. They left no detail untouched from camera props, … { read more }

Madmen Inspired Christmas Party

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Mad Men Christmas Party The holidays are all about food and fun, so why not throw a themed twist into your celebration this year with a Mad Men inspired Christmas party! We recently caught up with the owners of Fantasy Frostings (you might remember this duo from our Cake Jars giveaway) and learned all about their latest Mad Men inspired cake! The cake involves the Radio Flyer red wagon! … { read more }