Gender Reveal Ice Cream Party

  Have you ever had to keep a giant secret?   I have. For nearly two weeks, I knew whether my best friend from college was having a boy or a girl and I couldn't tell anyone . . . not even her. You may remember reading about Tara's baby born at 24 weeks.  Well, another...

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How to Plan a Spectacular Royal Wedding Watch Party

  On Saturday, May 19th, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be married at West Minster Abbey followed by a full day of celebration.  Will you be watching?  Why not invite a group of ladies and their daughters over to watch the ceremony together?  Here are 10 tips for...

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How to Host a Fun & Easy Ladies’ Morning

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and The Coca-Cola Company, all opinions are mine alone. #DunkinatGiantEagle #CollectiveBias Have you been beyond busy the last couple of months?  With a new writing project, our big yard improvements and the...

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How To Build An Awesome Baked Potato Bar

You all know it is hard for me to resist a do-it-yourself or build-you-own style food bar.  I love them!  I love how they appeal to a variety of tastes and can be customized to each person's own opinion of greatness.  Maybe it just comes from having (or being) a picky...

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How to Make a Delicious Waffle Bar Your Guests Will Love

  If you are looking for a fun and easy breakfast idea, look no further.  This waffle bar is it!  It requires only basic prep work before your guests arrive and the build-your-own style menu is fun for all. A couple weeks ago, I hosted a Norwex Party with friends and...

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Easy Ideas for a Spring Picnic Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #PureLife40pk #CollectiveBias With spring's arrival, I am beyond eager to get outside and enjoy the new season.  Blooming flowers, warmer temperatures . . . and...

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A Skate in the Woods ~ This Year’s Gingerbread Party

I love our annual Gingerbread Party!  It ties so many fun things together:  tradition, creativity, family and candy.  Today, I'm sharing the photos from our little party.  I really wanted the tablescape to feel like a skate in the woods.  You know, that picturesque...

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How to Throw an AMAZING Coloring Party

This post was sponsored by Colorwear as part of an In-Home Party Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.   Are you a bit stressed?  Do you need a little time to slow down and unwind with friends? You all know I love...

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Setting up for a Snowy Gingerbread House Party

Every year, we host a gingerbread house party for our children and our youngest niece and nephew.  In years past, it used to be quite a few more kids building houses, spilling icing and eating way too many sweets. But as they have grown up, the older kids have...

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My name is Kristen. I'm a former Wedding & Event Planner blogging about fun ways to celebrate each and every day and the special occasions of life. Here you'll find inspiration for family fun, children's activities, party planning and a faith-filled life.