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Budget Friendly Anniversary Party Ideas

My parents recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary and we threw them a party. Anyway, my sisters and I were doing the party together and our goal was to make it special without breaking the bank. Here are a few budget-friendly tips from the anniversary party we threw: Event Location We had the party at […]

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The Game of Things

Ever played The Game of Things? If you are looking for a good game night game, this is one to consider. I only know about it because several months ago a blog pal of mine (Angela from Angela’s Heartwork) had a picture of some of her friends laughing and the caption said something like: “This is […]

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Summer Olympics Birthday Party

Looking for a theme for your outdoor birthday party – how about a Summer Olympics birthday party! We had one when my daughter was five and it was a blast. Not only did the kids stay cool, but we had the party in the backyard for a bargain. Olympic Activities: Sack Race -Use crape paper […]

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A Unique and Affordable Birthday Party Idea for Kids Who Love Animals

We were recently invited to a birthday party for my daughter’s classmate. The party was really creative and I was seriously impressed with how the mom put it together. AND it’s an affordable birthday party that doesn’t involve your home… Tour an Animal Hospital We attended a “field trip”  style birthday party at the animal […]

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Tangled Birthday Party Ideas

Tangled Birthday Party Invitations My daughter wanted a party at a bounce house, but she also wanted a Tangled theme. So I did my best to incorporate the theme into the party. I started by having my daughter draw a few pictures of Repunzel. Then I scanned one and uploaded it to VistaPrint and ordered […]

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How to Make Cake Pops: Tangled Birthday Party

Do you want to know how to make cake pops, also called cake balls?  Cake…mixed with icing…on a stick…dipped in chocolate…with sprinkles…yum! I first learned about them in an article in the Knoxville News Sentinel. Having decided I would make them for my daughter’s birthday party, I thought it would be wise to do a trial run […]

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