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Homemade Sugar Cubes

Homemade sugar cubes are super easy to make and add such a nice detail to a party or just make daily tea drinking extra special! Make them in any shape or color. Cream Cheese Mints are another party must at our house. So good and such a nice touch! I’m so happy you are here! ... Read More about Homemade Sugar Cubes The post Homemade Sugar Cubes appeared first on Skip To My Lou.
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Kids and birthdays in the age of Covid: The loss is real. | Spawned Ep 210

One of our most popular posts of the past few months has been this list of social distancing birthday ideas for kids during COVID-19. And the more it’s been clear that Covid isn’t just a few-weeks-and-it’s-over-kind of thing, we’re now at the point where we’re seeing each of our kids subsequently deal with birthday loss in different […]
Tags: Podcast, Parenting, Shopping, Party Ideas, Birthday Parties, Spawned Podcast, Covid-19-and-quarantine

These are the 5 fun card games for kids that our family is loving right now. Ready to change things up?

We’ve all had a lot of (ahem) together time recently, and we’re honestly starting to get a bit bored the same board games. There’s only so many rounds of Apples to Apples I can play before it’s not so funny anymore. So lately, we’ve turned to some easy card games kids can play that require […]
Tags: Games, Kids, Shopping, Board Games, Family Activities, Party Ideas, Summer Activities, Kids' Activities, Toys + Playthings, Covid-19-and-quarantine

How To Make DIY Drink Glass Markers

Summer entertaining and backyard barbecue season is just around the corner. Ensure drink glasses don’t get mixed up between guests by using these handmade suede and leather DIY Drink glass markers! Do you remember when I made the leather tassel earrings and the layered beaded bracelets? Well, I still had some of the suede and leather leftover from those projects. So, I decided to put it to good use and make these wine glass markers. Most of these are made from suede, but a little leather and fa...
Tags: Crafts, Glasses, Slideshow, Party Ideas, Party Planning, Party Decorations, Diy Home Project, Leather Craft, Wine Glass Markers

Birthday parties in the age of quarantine: We love these social distance birthday party ideas that make the day special no matter what

My son turned 10 this month, and I have to admit, it was a bit of a bummer birthday. He had a great attitude and enjoyed some chocolate cake, but with the current quarantine and social distancing guidelines, his party was cancelled and his friends weren’t able to come over. We know that those disappointments that may […]
Tags: Parenting, Shopping, Social Media, Tips And Tricks, Party Ideas, Cool Websites, Cool Tech, Birthday Parties, Birthday Party Themes, Tips + Tricks, Coronavirus

Easy ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the kids, without leaving the house

With so much uncertainty around us right now, I understand that many of us may be feeling pretty determined to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the kids as normally as possible. . .especially since we now have SO MUCH TIME TOGETHER with them. And, luckily, there is no reason to make a big shopping trip […]
Tags: Food, Crafts, Games, Shopping, Snacks, Dessert, Holiday Crafts, St Patrick, Party Ideas, St. Patrick's Day, Crafts For Kids

How To Plan the Perfect Party For Any Occasion

Whether you are looking to plan the perfect party for a birthday, a wedding reception, a corporate event or a charity fundraiser, there is a core list of unchanging elements that you need to organize to ensure that your party is a success.  From picking the ideal venue to choosing the entertainment and ensuring that the catering is spot on, if you take the time and effort to plan the most important aspects of a party, the rest will simply fall into place. So, if you have been given t...
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We love these printable bilingual Valentine’s cards in Spanish, French, Chinese, Swahili and more.

I really love the idea of kids handing out printable bilingual Valentine’s cards to their classmates. These days, knowing a second language is de rigeuer. (See what I did there?) Lots of our kids are growing up in bilingual households, they have grandparents or aunts or uncles who speak another language, or they live in […]
Tags: Diy, Shopping, Valentine's Day, Printables, Valentine, Party Ideas, Free Downloads, Holiday Printables, Valentines Cards

Valentine’s hack to help make all those preschool classroom cards easier. For both of you.

If you’ve got a child who’s excited to hand out Valentine’s cards to the classroom in preschool or daycare, but isn’t so great yet with the name signing — especially when it has to be done 18 or so times — here’s a clever idea. Mabel’s Labels just came out with some adorable, custom heart-shaped […]
Tags: Kids, Diy, Shopping, Valentine's Day, Stickers, Tips And Tricks, Valentine, Mabel, Party Ideas, Personalized Gifts, Party Favors And Supplies, Personalized Labels

This brilliant classroom activity for Valentine’s Day makes everyone feel the love.

Trying to find classroom activities for Valentine’s Day parties that are fun enough, cool enough, easy enough, and affordable enough isn’t a simple task. Plus, not every kid is comfortable with the “tell every kid in your class you love them” kind of thing, especially as they get a little older. So, I’ve thinking how […]
Tags: Diy, Shopping, Valentine's Day, Printables, Teacher Gifts, Holiday Crafts, Party Ideas, Crafts For Kids, Holiday Printables, Holiday Activities, Kids' Activities

DOLITTLE Animal-Themed Party Cups

The epic adventure DOLITTLE opens in theaters this Friday, January 17. Robert Downey Jr. electrifies one of literature’s most enduring characters in a vivid reimagining of the classic tale of the man who could talk to animals. The movie is filled with heart, humor, and globe-trotting excitement. Are you as excited to see it as we are? Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Universal Pictures In celebration of this fabulous movie coming out we’ve created these fun DOLITTLE inspired party treats...
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Last-minute Halloween crafts, printables, pumpkin decorating, and party activities to keep the whole week fun.

If it’s not clear by now, we loooove Halloween around here! And if you need some ideas for party activities on Halloween night, or fun printables and craft ideas to keep the kids out of the candy stash for a few more days, take a look at these terrific ideas we’ve compiled over the years. […]
Tags: Crafts, Halloween, Diy, Shopping, Holiday Decorations, Printables, Family Activities, Party Ideas, Crafts For Kids, Holiday Activities, Party Decorations, Kids' Activities, Holiday Picks, Holiday Treats

Make Party Planning Easier with an Online Lolly Shop

Planning a party is never an easy task. You have to figure out a guest list, prepare food, get a cake (if the occasion warrants one), and more. It’s a lot to do, and you probably already have a pretty full schedule as it is. Fortunately, you can make party favors and the fun side of planning so much easier with an online lolly shop . There are a lot of different benefits to using an online store, but one thing is sure: they will help you make a better impression at your next birthday part...
Tags: Fashion, Entertainment, Australia, Party, Birthday Party, Halloween Party, Party Ideas, Party Planning, Great Party, Lolly Shop, Online Lolly Shop

A modern pink and yellow bridal shower brunch with JNSQ wine

Morning, Cakies! Anyone else hungry just looking at this summery breakfast spread? In our latest collaboration with JNSQ wine (you might’ve seen our chic French bridal shower featuring their rosé awhile back), we wanted to show you all how to make a colorful breakfast bar to serve up at a brunch bridal shower. If you’ve been obsessing over the monochromatic and color block wedding inspiration we’ve shared so far this year, you’ll love how easy it is to make a breakfast bar using two of our fave...
Tags: Brunch, California, Wedding, Pink, Sponsored Post, Yellow, Rose, Scott Clark, Party Ideas, Bridal Shower, Bachelorette + Shower, Party + Entertaining Ideas, JNSQ, Rosé Cru, Sauvignon Blanc This Sauvignon Blanc

9 NOW Ideas: Chip and Dip Recipes You’ll Love

I am always on the hunt for good chip and dip recipes, especially as National Chip and Dip Day is coming up on March 23rd! Yep, there’s a holiday for that, and it’s well deserved! Chips & dip is one of my favorite foods. I could eat it for every meal. I also love that it brings people together around a table to chat and eat good food. It’s the perfect appetizer – everyone loves a good dip with some yummy chips. I always like to have a few dip recipes on hand for game days, pot lucks, girl’s nig...
Tags: Crafts, Appetizers, Slideshow, Chips, Dip, Appetizer, Party Food, Party Ideas, Homemade Potato Chips, Wacky Holidays, Triple Layer Guacamole Salsa Party, Soup Addict, Apple Chips, Two Peas

35 Valentine’s Day Classroom Party Ideas

Are you helping with a classroom party this year? Possibly a room parent? Or maybe you’re planning a Valentine’s get together with your family and friends! Well, we’re here to help with your party ideas. I love celebrating with parties during holidays, especially Valentine’s Day. There are so many fun ways to decorate and celebrate with hearts! Valentine’s Day Classroom Party Ideas We’ve got 35 Valentine’s Classroom Party Ideas just for you! Party Tip: It works really well to have rotating...
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A 2019 Guide to Outdoor Partying

With the new year comes a new calendar of events to celebrate in style. There are plenty of beautiful venues out there, but nothing turns heads quite like an outdoor party. Once you decide on that direction, you’ll find that every patch of grass or waterside stretch is fair game. Here’s what you need to consider before you throw an outdoor party. Get a marquee The elements are not as predictable as we would like them to be, particularly in Melbourne. Your daytime or evening event h...
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The new Oliver Jeffers space tattoos by Tattly let kids wear the moon and stars

We’ve been fans of Oliver Jeffers for years, and now kids (or young at heart parents) can wear his dreamy illustrations right on their arms, ankles and foreheads with the new Tattly collection of Oliver Jeffers space-themed temporary tattoos. The designs come from a few of our very favorite books from the best-selling children’s illustrator […]
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How to Throw a Fancy Dinner Party at Home

You’re long overdue for a fancy dinner party. From invitations to decorations, here’s everything you need to plan an elegant dinner for friends and family. We Americans are an entertaining bunch. Half of us host guests in our home at least once a month. That means the other half of us do not. If you happen to fall into that category and would love to host a fancy dinner party but have no idea where to start, fear not. Here are some tips on how to pull off an elegant dinner party th...
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Frugal Dinner Party Ideas for Moms On A Budget

Just because you’re a busy mom doesn’t mean you need to kiss your social life goodbye. Check out these frugal dinner party ideas to wine and dine your besties without breaking the bank! There’s always a reason to throw a dinner party. If you’re not sure you agree, give it a second thought. We’re sure you could find even the smallest reason right now to break out the placemats and napkin holders. Now, with that said, one of the biggest challenges to any dinner party is the question of your ...
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Holiday Party Trends For 2018: Roaring 20’s Parties!

Yes, it’s already time to start thinking about holiday parties and from just a little research it appears that 1920’s Great Gatsby style is one of the top holiday party trends for 2018. I have to say, I kinda love it! A Modern Classic Although the term has made it to the top of the cliche pile, there is some universal truth to it. The two terms seem to clash horribly, but isn’t it a fact that old things get rediscovered and branded as new every day? Our fascination with the 1920’s is...
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The BEST Halloween Party Games

Are you in charge of the Halloween Party Games? Here are some of my favorite party games for Halloween parties! Halloween Party Games These first three are my standbys.  I play them with kids year after year. Just keep all the supplies and each year you are ready to go. I do make new ghosts each year for the blow the ghost game. They tend to get a little wet (YIKES). Racing Ghosts Replay Make a ghost by covering a cotton ball with a tissue and tied with a piece of thread around its neck...
Tags: Crafts, Halloween, Party Ideas, Halloween Coloring Pages, Little Orange House, Little Orange House Story Kids

7 Party Essentials You Can’t Afford To Overlook

Read on for some great ideas for your party essentials. Going to parties is fun!  You get to spend time with friends and family on special occasions or just for fun.  I’m sure most will agree it is more fun to attend a party that someone else is hosting.  You get to have all of […] The post 7 Party Essentials You Can’t Afford To Overlook appeared first on Not So Average Mama.
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This Ruth Bader Ginsburg paint-by-numbers kit is the craft of the year

Ever since Ruth Bader Ginsburg pledged to remain on the Supreme Court until at least turning 90, she’s solidified her role even further as a heroic icon to so many of us. As if such a thing were even possible! So of course I fell in love with this Notorious RBG paint-by-numbers kit right away. […]
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AWESOME Minute To Win It Games

Minute To Win It Games are fun and can be played at any party or big group get together.  It is also easy to come up with new variations of games, you can find new ideas all over the internet.  Some of our favorite party recipes (because everyone love games and food) are monster cookie dough dip,  ultimate Chex mix, and this buffalo chicken dip!  Make these recipes and get the supplies for the games and you will have a smashing good party! Minute To Win It Games Here are a few varia...
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Whimsical, modern party ideas at The Fig House for Party Crush Events

If a big, colorful balloon bouquet, hot pink jumpsuit, and a furry friend altogether in one shot don’t scream fun to you—well, we kiiinda don’t know what will. The talented lady biz-owners behind Forrest and J., Party Crush Events, and Mary Costa Photo hooked up to bring us these whimsical, modern party ideas to life at one of LA’s most vibrant venues: The Fig House. And fun really is quite an understatement here, we think: The entire space was decked out with spectacularly colorful florals ...
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Newlywed Game

Did you ever watch the Newlywed Game on TV? I thought it was so funny!  We recently had a trivia night with a large group of people and we ended the night playing the Newlywed Game.   We definitely learned a lot about each couple, and we had a ton of laughs!  This would be a fun game to play at a family reunion, a bridal shower,  a small group, or even at a wedding reception–more on that later! How to play the Newlywed Game We chose four couples to play, and we put some thought into our conte...
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Super Simple Hula DIY Grass Skirts

We’re celebrating my daughter’s summer birthday and she chose a Hawaiian theme. Naturally we needed to have few hula grass skirts for the party guests. I’ve come up with a fun DIY option for grass skirts, repurposing plastic tablecloths. They make for a quick and easy skirt that will last as a take-home gift as well. These are so simple, you could even save yourself some time and have the kids make them as an activity at the party! NOTE: these are fun for adults too, everyone loves a hula skirt...
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Felt Bunny Treat Bag

Looking for the perfect Easter treats? This felt bunny treat bag would make the perfect favor for Easter dinner or take home party favor. They would also be cute tucked in an Easter Basket. These felt carrots pencil holders are another fun idea for Easter. The carrots and bunnies are both easy sewing projects that go together quickly! If you want to keep the kids busy and entertained on Easter be sure to print out a few Easter Coloring Pages. I have loads of tips for dying Easter eggs with food ...
Tags: Crafts, Free, Easter, Bunny, Template, Sew, Party Ideas, Party Favors

How to make a cupcake stand

This cupcake stand can match any party decor! With just a few supplies from the home store, you can make a cupcake stand with plastic plates.  The best part is that it easily comes apart and can be stored flat. There is also another bonus.  This project uses inexpensive plastic plates. You can even use bowls.  For sure this is an easy way to make a tiered serving tray that can easily be interchanged with different plastic plates and bowls. The supplies for this project can be found at home impr...
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