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E & R’s Rainbow First Birthday

E & R’s Rainbow First Birthday

This mama wanted to do something fun and awesome for her twin boys’ first birthday. She didn’t really want a theme other than color, and she totally made it all work. She made lots of cookies, baked a beautiful six-layer cake, DIYd TWO beautiful stats chalkboards, and had lots of fun doing all of it [...]

Quinn’s Mermaid First Birthday Party

Quinn’s Mermaid First Birthday Party

I have never actually met Jamie in person, but I have a feeling if we did it would be a lot of fun. We both have a love for beach and nautical things (although living in Michigan has me at a real disadvantage). Quinn’s Mermaid First Birthday Party I fell in love with Quinn’s nursery, so [...]

Ella and Maddie’s Ice Cream Birthday Party

Ella and Maddie’s Ice Cream Birthday Party

I have known Stacey for about seven years now, since we were both expecting our oldest little girls. She is an incredible mama and her parties have been inspiration for some of my own. This ice cream themed party is one of my all-time favorite parties I have ever seen! Who doesn’t love ice cream? [...]

Benjamin’s Star Wars Birthday Party

Benjamin’s Star Wars Birthday Party

I can’t wait until my son is old enough to experience the awesomeness that is Star Wars. Maybe one day he will ask if he can have a Star Wars birthday party too. A mama can dream. Benjamin’s Star Wars Birthday Party Check out the fantastic Star Wars birthday party that my friend Krista set up [...]

Nolan’s Bright and Colorful Birthday

Nolan’s Bright and Colorful Birthday

Mama Say What?! mama, Kate wanted to make sure that her son’s first birthday was a very special day. She drew inspiration from his awesome nursery. As a graphic designer, Kate took special care in designing the invitations and the décor. A few of my favorite elements of this DIY birthday party are the super [...]

Winter Wonderland Baby Shower

Winter Wonderland Baby Shower

My girls and I are home today thanks to the snow… so what an appropriate shower theme to write about! I will admit, I’m not a huge fan of winter (and I live in Michigan-ha!) but I do like looking at it from the warmth of my home. Even I will admit, there is something [...]

Everything but the Candy - Easter Baskets for Little Girls

Everything but the Candy – Easter Baskets for Little Girls

Holidays are so much more exciting now that I have a child to celebrate them with. Cassidy was born in January 2012, so when Easter came around last year, it was really more for me than her because she was just two and a half months old. I still put an Easter basket together for [...]

Everything but the Candy - Easter Baskets for Little Boys

Everything but the Candy – Easter Baskets for Little Boys

When you have a little one, celebrating holidays can be a whole new ball game! Our little man was a December baby, so most of his first holidays were low key… he was only nine days old on his first Christmas, two months on Valentine’s Day and four months at Easter. For his first Easter, [...]

Cake Gender Reveal

Cake Gender Reveal

When my husband and I found out we were expecting our second child, we were over the moon! Our son is the light of our life and we feel so blessed to be able to give him a sibling and expand our family. When we had our son, there was absolutely no question that we [...]

Gavin’s Mickey Mouse First Birthday Party

Gavin’s Mickey Mouse First Birthday Party

“Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog!” Come on mamas, admit it, this song has been stuck in your head at least once or twice! It is one of the many catchy things about Mickey Mouse Clubhouse that our toddlers love, so we in turn love it ourselves (potty break!). Mama Leslie and her son [...]