Pinspiration splatter paint birthday party

Our daughter loves planning her birthday party with me each year. For months she had been talking about turning eight and pondering how she wanted to celebrate. Then she told me she had the perfect plan - she wanted to have a splatter paint party in our backyard to celebrate her eighth birthday with her friends. She had big plans to use chalk paint to decorate our back wall. Lucky for us, we just happen to live about half an hour away from Arizona's only splatter paint room.  I've been Read More... {Read More...}

DIY Galaxy Shirt Tutorial

I recently shared how to host a summer movie party on Arizona Midday. We were celebrating Ratchet & Clank in theaters so our party had a space theme. The night before the segment was filmed live I made a DIY galaxy shirt. It took less than an hour to complete and I only used supplies I already had at home. The shirt turned out great and I wore it the next morning to the show. Because I made the shirt close to midnight the evening before, I shared the entire tutorial live on Read More... {Read More...}

Easy Space Cake

Whether it's for a space themed party, a galaxy playdate, or a celebration in anticipation of the new Ratchet & Clank movie release, this easy space cake will be an exciting dessert for your guests. The best news is you just need a box cake mix and food coloring to make the treat that perfectly resembles a planet covered in craters. Today I shared how to host a summer movie party on Arizona Midday. With the release of Ratchet & Clank in theaters tomorrow it was a great opportunity Read More... {Read More...}

First Birthday Mermaid Party

Our baby turned one last weekend and we celebrated with a First Birthday Mermaid Party. The pretty pink and turquoise theme incorporated chalk art, pearls, and whimsical details. While I'm still in full shock my baby has already celebrated her first birthday, the day couldn't have been more perfect. Complimentary party supplies from Minted.com and a customized order from Alexis + Bolt created the perfect First Birthday Mermaid Party! I shared this party April 12, 2016 live on 12 Read More... {Read More...}

First Birthday Mermaid Party Inspiration

I'm in disbelief my baby is a week away from celebrating her first birthday. It seems like I was just sharing her birth story and getting settled with the new addition to our family. She is a little bundle of sunshine and this year has flown by watching her grow. We are celebrating with a pool party soon and I am excited to share the first birthday mermaid party inspiration that has helped me put together a fabulous party plan for our baby girl's celebration. The initial plans began with printed Read More... {Read More...}

Easy Chocolate Cupcake Toppers with the Chocolate Pen

My seven year old daughter loves to help in the kitchen. Especially so when it involves baking and decorating. Some of our favorite parties have included her baking ideas. The mind of a child has no creative boundaries except when mommy can't help put those plans in action. This week we received the Chocolate Pen and while my daughter thought it was the greatest kitchen gadget we ever received by mail, my eyes lit up too because we finally had a solution for her creative expression. Read More... {Read More...}