I used to throw crazy kids birthday parties. And then I got smart (or lazy). Now we do small parties, which are so much more manageable. But, of course, I still want the kids to have super fun memories of their special days. These easy birthday ideas for kids don’t take a lot of work but will make them smile. Plus, Netflix recently shared a new on-demand series that will
In my house, it’s all about getting a candle to lick the frosting off of. Never mind the fact that there is a whole cake with frosting sitting right below them. My kids, and their cousins, fight over the candles every time. So when I learned about these edible chocolate birthday candles I freaked out! The kids are going to LOVE these! And then it dawned on me, the fight is about to
While I love the super cool, well designed t-shirts that you can find online I can’t usually justify the $30-$40 price tag. So what I started doing was adding that cost in to their birthday present budget. Shhhhh, don’t tell them that. I am sure they don’t really care about a special t-shirt and would much rather have a toy. But it has become a fun tradition and I love
Sorry for the terrible iPhone pic, but we tried out a new restaurant a few weeks ago and it was AMAZING! If you are in Orange County and haven’t tried Pizzeria Mozza yet, you HAVE to. It was phenomenal. We tried a bunch of different things and all of it was perfection. And this cocktail, the Holiday Garland I think it was called, was sensational! A spiced cranberry reduction with
When we were little we had a special plate to use on our very special days throughout the year. And I have looked for one to use with my boys but have had trouble finding one that suits our aesthetic. So I came up with these special day terrariums to take their place. What I love about these is they can be changed to fit a specific moment or designed
I am so pleased to see A back on the blogging front as I am still super busy!!! I have a bridal shower this weekend and then I will have a ton more free time. I have a zillion posts planned to recap the rock star party and those are taking FOREVER! But I saw these great fork candle holders by, who else but Fred and Friends and had to share.