November is a fun month in our family! We celebrate my husband’s birthday and really kick off the holiday season. Men don’t usually care about party decorations the way we do but I still like to create a party vibe that they would enjoy. Here are my tips for putting together a party that the man in your life will love including these DIY balloon signs!
I am now the proud owner of a six-year-old. My youngest son had a birthday 4 days after Christmas so we had a little family party for him. I’m over the huge kids parties. Well, to be honest, the size of my house is over huge kids parties. But that doesn’t mean I can’t make him feel special. He had originally asked for a Pokemon party. I had a really
Carved watermelon. I bet that wasn’t the first thing to pop in to your head when you were planning your last party, was it? But it totally should have been. Pumpkins aren’t the only things that you can carve. And carved watermelons make really great party decor and signage. These can be made ahead of time, really they SHOULD be made ahead of time. But they are quite easy and
My 8 year old son gets all the credit for this DIY. Last month he was super in to those loom bracelets. One day I had a bunch of rubber bands sitting out and he started linking them together like you would if you were making a bracelet. Duh. That would make for a super cute and super easy loom inspired rubber band garland. And because this is inspired by
Don’t you love this garland?! My pal Carmen, of The Flair Exchange, just launched the Cross + Plus Garlands in her fab shop! I’m in love. I’ve been toying with the idea of hosting super simple giveaways over on my Facebook page. No jumping through hoops. Just leaving a comment. Simple as that. Carmen graciously offered to give away one of her newest garland creations. So one of you can
So here’s the deal. There’s a typo in this Happy Birthday sign. And I’m cheap and lazy and didn’t want to go back to the print shop to have them reprint it. Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way, isn’t this DIY birthday banner SO cute! I made this for my son’s birthday and put it up after he went to bed the night before his special day. It was
I freaking love those pre-made banners they sell in the stores. You know, the ones with mostly primary colors and they say the generic terms like, “happy birthday” or “happy anniversary” and are held together with brads? Urban Outfitters sometimes carries them that have profanity in them too, but my kids don’t know what all those words are yet and I’m not going to teach them on a special ocassion.