I hate party games. Nothing brings a party to a screeching halt like an organized party game. And since many parties end up being thrown by people who aren’t interested in doing something new and modern, the same games get played over and over again at every shower in town. I do have to give T a shout out here though for my baby shower. Not only was the decor
I’m a wreck this morning. Who thought it was a good idea for school to start so early? This whole getting up at 5:30 thing is killing me. I think I should join the PTA and lobby for a later start time. Like 10:30. That sounds good to me. I could still sleep until 8am and I might not even have to peel my daughter out of bed every morning.
Holy Cow. I’m not even sure I can put together a coherent thought this morning. I had to get up way too early and I am not a morning person. But that’s all about to change. My baby starts kindergarten today! And while I’m excited for her, I’m thinking about my little baby that I brought home from the hospital and – where did the time go??? Sometimes its tempting
You know, there’s a time and place for everything. There’s a time to be polite, tactful and considerate of the feelings of others. And then there’s other times. Times when you just need to say it like it is. Sometimes that might be a simple “You Crack Me Up”, or “Your Ex is a Fool”. Other times it might be more like “You Suck”, “What the F” or “You’re on
There was that time in my life, not too long ago really, where it seemed like everyone I knew was getting married. Our lives were consumed by Martha’s Weddings magazine and putting together the perfect color palette. Come to think of it, my wedding might be one of the first real parties I put together. (Which is frustrating because now when I look back, there are things that kill me.
T and I recently went to a gourmet food show in So Cal. We expected big things from it, but it was somewhat disappointing. There were only a small number of vendors and not too many items that could translate to party food or favors easily. There seemed to be an abnormally large amount of bbq sauces. The good part of the show was the samples. The bad part, all
In a previous post I mentioned my good friend, Eve. I marveled at her ability to effortlessly cater all of my parties and that she is one of the most creative people I know. What I failed to mention is that she does all this whilst being a terrific mom to five children. And in about a week that number goes up to six when she welcomes a baby girl.
I have a thing for wall decals. If you are a loyal reader, you will realize that I like a lot of things. Which means, that I like to spend my money and therefore don’t have any. Which is why, an aim of this blog, is to bring you items that are affordable or at least realistic for your party planning. There are some great wall decals out there, but