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Great Ideas — 20 Fall Party Ideas!

20 fall party ideas

There's something about the fall weather that makes me want to have a party! Maybe it's the cooler Autumn weather; maybe it's just that it's fun to reconnect after a busy summer. No matter the reason, I loved these 20 fall party ideas linked up: Check these out and get inspired for your next party! Halloween Witch's Vitamins @ Nest of Posies Spider Halloween Decorations @ Grey Luster … [Read more...]

DIY Red and White Buffalo Check Painted Fabric — End of School Summer Party!

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  My kids are out for Summer this week -- and I can't wait for summer to officially begin! What screams summer more than a Red and White Party??  I love large Buffalo check. And I thought it would be fun to try to make a DIY painted Buffalo Check fabric for a little End-0f-School Party!! Here's how I made the decorations with ScotchBlue™ Painter's Tape -- and it's easy: You can do it, too, … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 23 DIY Party Ideas!!

23 diy party ideas

We had TWO birthdays at our house this week. And being in the party mood, I was SO excited to see so many creative party ideas linked up. I just had to share a few with you!! Whether you are planning a bridal shower, a birthday bash, a baby shower or even an anniversary soirée -- here are party ideas that are sure to bring a smile to your guests' faces!! DIY Confetti Backdrop @ A Bubbly … [Read more...]

Ella’s Special Day and How to Create a Giant Party Photo Wall!

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We had a fun time this weekend! My mom came into town for Ella's baptism. Since Ella didn't have a friend party for her birthday, she really wanted a fun celebration for her special day. I have some really cute pictures of her throughout her eight years and I remembered my friend Becca at Blue Cricket Design sharing a tutorial of how you can print pictures on Blue Print Paper for very cheap. I … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Ways to Make Someone’s Birthday ROCK!!

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You want to make birthdays special for those that you love! Here are 20 ways to help make that special person's birthday ROCK!! Birthday in a Box @ Teal & Lime What a birthday finale --  Dark Chocolate Frosted Cake @ Tidy Mom Make the Birthday girl a DIY Lace Crown @ Little Inspiration … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 Pretty Patriotic Projects to Make!!

25 patriotic projects

Wave, wave, wave the flag, Hold it very high. Watch the colors gently wave, Way up in the sky. With Memorial Day this weekend and the 4th of July is approaching quickly. Make a Patriotic Project to celebrate! Check out all of the Patriotic Ideas and don't forget to be inspired by all of the other FAB ideas that are linked up this week! Washi Tape Patriotic Art @ 52 Mantels   … [Read more...]

Throw a Ballet/Dance Party — with Tutu Wreath, Dance Cake, Free Printables and More!!

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Hello Tatertots and Jello! I'm Rach H, and I blog at Family Ever After.  Here's a little bit about me... my husband I and grew up in South Dakota. During college, I majored in Family and Consumer Science Education, then taught middle school sewing for a year. Now I'm a mom to 3. I'm very passionate about letting my kids "help" me do projects. Basically, my blog is a big mish mash of things I … [Read more...]

The New Silhouette Advent Calendar and discount code!

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 I am loving my new Silhouette Cameo. It cuts things so precisely and I love the larger cutting space. I spent the weekend working on this Silhouette Advent Calendar!!   It's a new product from Silhouette. When you buy the Advent calendar, it comes with a download card that gives you access to 25 different advent boxes and a background you can cut out!! I think this Countdown … [Read more...]

{Good} Witch Tea Party!! [and free Halloween Printables]

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I know I've mentioned before that I love the {Happy} side of Halloween. I thought it would be fun to have a "Good Witch" Tea Party for my little girls. We had such a fun time putting this little tea party together!! My daughters and I spent last week making the centerpieces, planning the menu and making the decorations. We made Paper Witch Hat Place Cards {I'm sharing the template for … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 more Spooky Halloween Recipes {part 2}

20 spooky halloween recipes

Continuing with our {Part 2}  SPOOKY recipes:  What makes a recipe spooky good? How about a little bit of a witches brew, some frog warts, and a group of oh so extremely creative bloggers? We are on the countdown to Halloween and WOW are you busy making your home, extra spooky & delicious for all of the little ghouls and ghosts out there. Enjoy these recipes!  They look Spooky Delicious. … [Read more...]