Last year I made a quick, easy, crochet shamrock garland to hang on our mantle. I used the following pattern from Midwestern Moms to create the shamrocks. Once I had several shamrocks made, I crocheted a long chain, and used a yarn needle to thread my chain through the top of the shamrocks! When I… Read More St. Patrick’s Day Round-up
For my son’s birthday this year, he wanted to invite a few friends to go play VR games. So, we went with VR gaming as the overall theme for his party. Since they were going to play VR games, he requested a VR headset as a decoration for his “cake”. I use quotation marks because… Read More VR Gaming Birthday Party
The trim over the office door in our house creates a little ledge that is perfect for seasonal decorations. It’s in the main part of our house, so we see it every day and I think it’s a perfect spot to add some fun decorations throughout the year. It’s not very wide, so it’s not… Read More Valentine – Conversation Hearts Banner (free printable)
I just learned that today is National Pineapple Day…who knew? (Maybe lots of people, but not me!) To celebrate…here is a throwback to some cute pineapple party favors we made for my daughter’s Pineapple themed birthday party last year. The picture quality isn’t great. I didn’t plan the picture taking, and I was scrambling to… Read More Happy Pineapple Day!
Whew! May was a busy month filled with lots of end-of-school-year activities. I let all of those activities throw me off of my anticipated schedule of posting here. For all of those with kiddos, I’m sure you can relate! And, I know it can seem overwhelming at times, but I hope you enjoy it while you… Read More Paper Pennants & Garlands
I thought I would share some ideas for those of you with a gamer in your life. My son (Colton) turned 11 recently and asked to have a few friends over for a “game night” birthday party. While we had a mix of board, card, and video games to play at the party, the decorations… Read More Gamer Party