It’s been a while since I’ve posted so I have a lot of catching up to do!
My daughter turned 4 in May and she loves fairies and pirates so I decided to throw her a Pirate & Pixie Party! We had just moved into a new place and so I didn’t have a lot of time to go into all the details I love to obsess about. So I put together a quick party with the help of the internet and a trip or two to Michaels.
As usual I started with creating a Pixie & Pirate Party Board on Pinterest. I then started searching websites for party supplies for fairy parties and Pirate parties. Interestingly enough I couldn’t find many parties that were themed out both Fairy (pixies) and Pirates. Just a few here and there.
I knew I wanted to have a kids table in the center of everything with helium balloons and their strings floating whimsically throughout the room. I also knew that I was going to keep the menu simple and quick. Moving had wiped me out and I had very little time to plan a super detailed party. Although, everything in me was fighting the urge. :)
I recently had a post on ‘My Newest Favorite Things‘ this didn’t make the cut only because I have always loved brown paper packages tied up with strings! Or in this case brown paper packages with cute stickers. I love great packaging and The TomKat Studio Shop does it right.[Continue reading...]
My dear friend and phenomenal photographer Winnie Shih of Winnie Photography is holding Holiday Mini Sessions for families next month. Winnie is a New York City photographer who has photographed many weddings, families and events in the Tri-state area, as well as out of state. She’s booking up quickly so book your session today. We […][Continue reading...]
Thanksgiving is just around the corner! Yes I know Halloween hasn’t even come yet, but I just can’t resist this wonderfully family oriented, delicious holiday. For my family, Thanksgiving is all about all of us getting together, talking, laughing and shuffling around the kitchen. My mom brings the traditional Thanksgiving recipes to the table. They […][Continue reading...]
It’s pumpkin season! So I decided to whip up a few loaves of Pumpkin Bread. I kept one for a “quality control taste test” and the others I gave away as a special treat.[Continue reading...]
This weekend was my sweet niece’s 1st birthday party! My sister wanted to have a really fun birthday theme for her daughter’s party and what is funner than a Carnival! We set out right away to do “research” on Pinterest by creating a Carnival Party board. There are so many great and cute ideas it […][Continue reading...]
In honor of the Autumnal (Fall) Equinox yesterday, I made mini Pumpkin Pies with a dollop of homemade whipped cream![Continue reading...]
I’m currently working on a Vintage Carnival First birthday and I’m getting super excited! Here’s a sneak peak of some of the party elements: Cupcake Display: What kind of party themes are your favorites?[Continue reading...]