fabric party hat diy tutorial

Hey y’all Alida again from Alida Makes!!! For my daughters birthday birthday Charlotte had a diva’s list of requests. On top of that list was a cheetah birthday hat…that was furry. I searched for a fabric party hat tute and didn’t find one so I had to wing it. I love the way these came [Read More]

Free fourth of july printable

With each holiday, I love to decorate and get my house looking all festive.  4th of July is no exception, but I do find that it’s nice when I can reuse the decorations for multiple things or use them over again to get more worth out of them.  I also want my home decor and [Read More]

how to make a mustache cake

Hello everyone! Mandy here from Baking with Blondie again. I couldn’t wait to share this cake with you this week! The mustache craze is all over the place. I think it started out on the sidelines in photo booth here and there, and then it bled into the rest of the party. So it’s wasn’t [Read More]

White Chocolate Raspberry Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Hello everyone! I am Mandy from Baking with Blondie. With what I’ve come to believe as my maiden voyage (or first recipe post on this blog), I thought I’d share one of my favorite things to make: dessert.  This was kind of a last-minute cake – my friend needed a surprise baby shower (for a [Read More]

10 back to school ideas {lunches to parties to breakfast}

Remember how exciting and yet nervous you were to start school? I loved going and getting new school clothes, and a back pack and oh the school supplies {swoon} MY FAVORITE PART and I also remember how special my mom made it…from a big breakfast to special lunches. I LOVED IT! Here are 10 great [Read More]

Perfectly Posh – a party and giveaway!

Remember my post about pampering yourself? well your in luck! Today we have PERFECTLY POSH here to help you pamper yourself…or others {makes a great gift} ;) Perfectly Posh is the queen of relaxation and pampering….from lotions and lip balms – to mud masks and bath bombs! Posh offers you things made from the very [Read More]

New Years Eve Party Ideas

I have never thrown a new years eve party {sad face} But REALLY want to and ONE of these days I am going to throw a HUGE bash!!! But –  until then I just keep a file of my “one day” new years eve party file…and I just thought I would share some of the [Read More]

Anthropologie chic Cupcake Stand {{tutorial}}

 When I sit and look at this mini cupcake stand I feel like it should come right out of Anthropologie, no?  I am in love with it and think it would be sooo fun to make 5 or 6 of these for the next party I host! What?   You want to make them too…oh good [Read More]

Garden Party Bridal Shower

Myself, my cousin Caitlin, and Megan threw my cousins soon to be bride an outdoor DESSERT garden party BRIDAL shower! we choose yummy summer colors like :  TURQUOISE ORANGE YELLOW LIME GREEN *please note that my camera lens got dropped by one of my boys friends last week and NOW is not taking pics right…I [Read More]