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Easter Cookies Decorating Cheat for Messy Kids

Easter Cookies Decorating Cheat for Messy Kids

I love getting kids involved in the kitchen and it's great to get their "help" while making cookies. But  honestly, the messy flour and over pouring of ingredients makes me think to myself... "just let me do it!" So here is a good trick where the kids feel involved and part of the process when cooking. Let them decorate! I'm not talking about all the colored frostings or sprinkles, still too messy. The best way to let them decorated is by using food coloring gels to "paint" the cookies. How cute are these! I love the creative touch that looks the...

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Wild Animal Party

Wild Animal Birthday Party

Wild Animal Party

Birthday party decorating is such fun! I love how you can create such different looks using the same product. Here we did a Wild Animal birthday party and used the same paper garland at our Winnie the Pooh party and the same paper banner as our little girls birthday party, but with a completely different look! Check out our Wild Animal Party below and let me know what you think!        

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Mommy and Me Valentine's Day Party

Valentine's Day

Mommy and Me Valentine's Day Party

I love Valentine's Day, only that I get to go to my kids school parties and see all the fun Valentine cards they bring home. But this year we did a really fun party where the theme was Mommy and Me. And being a mom of boys, it is nothing short of the best feeling in the world to be their first loves. So I take this moment and sigh, squeeze them a little bit tighter and enjoy being their Valentine love.     If you're looking for a great and easy activity to do with your kiddos, check out...

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Dino Party - boy's birthday party

birthday party dinosaur birthday party theme party ideas

Dino Party - boy's birthday party

How fun to celebrate the birthday boy at this dino party. Soon, he will want all the Marvel Super Heroes at this birthday party, but until that day comes, we gave a roar for this sweet dinosaur theme birthday. Create a special tablescape with plastic dinosaurs and trees. You can easily find these at the dollar store or online. They are fun for the boys to play with and also make for really cute decor. Treat cups are such a great idea for the little ones. Keep them fed and busy while waiting for the big cake cutting moment! Check out...

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An easy idea when decorating sugar cookies ~ Valentines Day Cookies

An easy idea when decorating sugar cookies ~ Valentines Day Cookies

This easy idea to decorate Valentines cookies is a cheat but it looks like it took you hours to decorate! Watercolor painting the sugar cookies doesn't take an artistic hand. We have sugar cookie and fondant recipes for your below, but even over the counter or purchased on Amazon, the look of these Valentines day cookies is sure to please. To make the Valentine's cookies: Use the same heart shaped cookie cutter as you used on the cookies for the perfect size. Cut hearts out of marshmallow fondant. Place the fondant hearts over the cooled cookies and gently press fondant onto cookie.  To...

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