Five Years and Counting

Hey All! Well, I wanted to share with you another milestone. Seems like my whole life is about anniversaries and the like, huh? Well, it is! I try my hardest to keep tabs on things that mean the most to me, and the best way for me to do this is to give it an important anniversary date….

A Harry Potter Birthday… Golden Snitch Pops

A Harry Potter Themed Party.. Golden Snitch Pops   I had such a fun time eating..I mean, making the Golden Snitch pops for the girls’ birthday!  With this project, I wanted to think outside the box on what the treat inside would be.  What popped into my head was to make them out of my…

A Harry Potter Birthday… Flying Keys

A Harry Potter Themed Party.. Flying Keys Project This flying keys project was a lot of fun to put together, and it was super quick!  Took me all of 45 minutes.  These added a touch more whimsy to our daughters’ Harry Potter Themed birthday. DISCLAIMER:  I am not an artist of any type.  I just…

A Harry Potter Birthday…Floating Candles

One of the best visual images of the Sorcerer’s Stone is when Harry enters the Great Hall.  We see the ceiling enchanted, as if it were open up to the night sky, along with floating candles a few feet above all the tables.  It was so beautiful, and when I looked up inspiration on Pinterest, I found so many variations that…

A Harry Potter Birthday… Party Favors

Harry Potter Themed Party… Party Favors   For the party favor I tried my best to keep it within a couple dollar budget, and I am proud to say that this is by far the cheapest goody bag I have ever put together in all my years partying!  Under $2 each!  WORD. Because it was…

A Harry Potter Birthday… The Invite

Harry Potter Themed Party… The Invitations   The invitation portion of the party planning was left up to my husband.  This is his specialty! We, our girls and I, gave him the specs of what we wanted to have for the main focus of the invite, well, what the girls wanted.  One daughter wanted it…

A Harry Potter Birthday Party!

Harry Potter Themed Birthday Party! The party theme…well, as you read above, was a Harry Potter birthday.  Our oldest daughter became a HUGE Potter fan this year after reading the first book (and second, and third!! THIS YEAR!!!!), and, well, so is our youngest! While we discussed planning their birthday party, which at the time (months ago)…

You Meet People for a Reason

Hey Everyone! My gosh I have been so busy lately, that I feel like I am forgetting something and I am just not quite sure what it is..  head’s on (check); got a coffee (check); showered and dressed (check).  I just don’t know what it can be, but hopefully I can focus to figure it out…

Thirteenth… Oh My.

Hey Everyone! Hope you all got to enjoy this recent three day weekend!  I love holiday weekends!  Anything that gives us an extra day off is allllright by me! It turned out a gorgeous weekend for us in New England..lots of beach and city fun. And, for us personally, it was a ton of fun from…