EASTER APRIL 2021

We had such an amazing Easter with our family and friends. I know fall is DEFINITELY my favorite ... like ever... but spring is definitely RIGHT behind it!I am obsessed and always have been with candy shell, pastel colors! This year, I thought it would be fun to share our Easter with you and some of our family traditions! 1. The Decor With the help of Hobby Lobby and Amazon , my house was fully...

FIRTRUCK BIRTHDAY PARTY

Jaden’s Fireman Birthday Party was definitely a hit!If you’ve read my other party posts (Paw Patrol Birthday, Toy Story Birthday, Classic Baby Boy Birthday, and Peter Pan Birthday) you’ll know I love a good party!I love the whole party process! Event planning is in my blood!  THE THEME If you read my Halloween Costume Ideas post, you'll know Jaden was SUPER into firetrucks and fire...

Jaden’s Birth Story

With Jaden’s 6th birthday last week, I thought it was only fitting to finally post his birth story on the blog. Many of you have already read Parker James’ (if you haven’t… it’s a doozy!) MY PREGNANCY  I found out I was pregnant with Jaden the summer of 2014. I was immediately sick (even at only 5 weeks pregnant.) Everyone told me it would be a few short weeks of nausea and then...

PETER PAN BIRTHDAY PARTY

Jaden’s Peter Pan Birthday Party was definitely one of my favorites we’ve done so far! With Jaden’s 6th birthday coming up so quickly, I’ve been brainstorming and getting to work on his next party! If you’ve read my other party posts (Paw Patrol Birthday, Toy Story Birthday, and Classic Baby Boy Birthday) you’ll know I love a good party! Picking the theme, prepping for the party,...
HALLOWEEN COSTUME IDEAS

HALLOWEEN COSTUME IDEAS

Here are some of my favorite Family Halloween Costume Ideas that we’ve done over the years! So… I LOVE Halloween! I’ve told you this in my other fall posts (Spooky Movie Night,  & DIY Doormat,) but seriously- Fall is my HAPPY PLACE!!One of my favorite types of nights EVER is a chilly, spooky night bundled up with comfy clothes and a Halloween movie! Just the BEST!It also helps that I...
Spooky Movie Night

SPOOKY MOVIE NIGHT

We had the move fun Spooky Movie Night the other night and wanted to share the fun with you! I just LOVE the end of October! Yes, I know. It gets a little cold and dreary instead of the bright crisp fall days.  But something about that full moon, cloudy feeling close to Halloween is just SO fun!  Remember running around on Halloween night to all the parties and trick or treating? THAT is...
toy story birthday party

TOY STORY BIRTHDAY PARTY

I’m so excited to share Jaden’s Toy Story Birthday Party! After writing about personal time management, especially when it comes to events and projects, it made me reminisce about all the fun parties we’ve thrown over the years!I said this in my post about Jaden’s Paw Patrol Birthday, but I. LOVE. PARTIES!I have always been all about events and planning. The theme. The decorations. The...

1st BIRTHDAY PHOTOSHOOT

Even though I'm in FULL swing fall mode, I realized if I didn't get a blog post out with these adorable 1st Birthday Photoshoot photos from Parker James's 1st birthday in August, I never would get them posted! And they are WAY too adorable not to share! Where we live, there is a little town called Kimmswick. It has the sweetest shops and restaurants. This little town always feels like something...
baby boy first birthday party

PARKER JAMES’ FIRST BIRTHDAY PARTY

WHEW!! It has been a whirlwind few weeks with our trip to the lake and Parker James’ first birthday party! I don’t think I’ve recovered YET! After thinking about it for a few days, I’ve realized that a baby’s first birthday party is probably the most stressful! It’s hard enough juggling the baby (and your other kiddos) all day. Add some party planning in the mix and you’ve got too...
easy birthday cake recipe

SIGNATURE BIRTHDAY CAKE RECIPE

This is by far my favorite birthday cake recipe I’ve ever used!You probably know by now that I LOVE a good party! Anything with events I am all about! If you read my post on Parker Jame’s 1st birthday party, you already know a bit about how I do my cakes.Let me start out by saying, I am NOT a baker or really even a cook. I TOTALLY fake it! It may be better to call this a birthday cake...