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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!!

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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}

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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...]

"Summer Social" Guest Project — Throw an Aqua & Orange Summer Birthday Party!

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Hi, my name is Mae from Mae Armstrong & Co., I  was inspired by all the handmade parties I've seen online and wanted to give myself a similar challenge.   I'd love to share my Aqua and Orange Birthday Party. Planning for this party began five months in advance. I wanted it to be super special for my twin boys and husband. All three of them share the same birthday. How amazing is … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — $100 to Smidge & Pinch {Party Supplies}

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UPDATE -- Giveaway closed. Winners are #139 and #199  Happy Monday!! Today I would love to introduce you to one of my favorite new friends -- Theresa from Smidge & Pinch.   Theresa has a shop that sells the most amazing  party supplies!!  Sometimes the details are what make a party. And the items from Smidge and Pinch can add so much to party festivities! From cupcake … [Read more...]

Guest Project — "Rock of Love" Valentine Play Party!!

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Hello~ We are Amy and Bri, of The Savvy Moms Guide.  {Two average moms who enjoy making the EveryDay SAVVY}We have found that Spray Paint, Scrapbook Paper and Fabric can give anything a face lift.The Dollar Bin at Target is better than a Sale Rack at Nordstrom's (well maybe not, but that is what we tell our husbands). Pictures of family are Priceless compared to Framed Art (and cheaper). And … [Read more...]

Tasty Tidbits Thursday: Oscar party food

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As you know, I like to watch the Oscars to see the fashion -- and the opening skit is usually entertaining. So at the last minute, I thought it would be fun to do something special with my kids to celebrate the Oscars. And since my daughter's birthday was the day before, we turned it into a spur-of-the-moment birthday/Oscar party. {Hayley with her Grandmas -- Ella snuck in too}I wanted to make … [Read more...]