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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

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...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Fashion, Entertainment, Sydney, Party, Christmas Party, Holiday Party, Birthday Party, Party Ideas, Home Life, Party Planning, Holiday Features

4 Ways To Say “Thank You” To a Host or Hostess

If you’ve recently been invited to a lovely garden party, evening dinner, soiree, gala, or other such events, it’s always important to send a heartfelt “Thank You” afterward. Manners mean more than just doing what you’re expected. Hosting is hard work, a lot of stress, and comes with very high expectations. Sending a Thank You tells the host or hostess shows that you recognize all the effort they put into the event. So, what are the best ways to show your gratitude? In this post, we’ll cov...
Tags: Outdoors, Fashion, Entertainment, Party, Hosting, Champaign, Garden Party, Hostess, Home Life, Party Planning, Invitations, Diy Invitations, Hosting Parties, Ways To Say

Make Party Cocktails By the Pitcher Rather Than the Glass

Last night I attended a holiday party where my contribution was a plate of sausage and cheese balls and a 750ml bottle of Old Fashioneds. Both were well received, but the Old Fashioned perhaps caught the most attention. As it turns out, a lot of the party-goers had never considered making a bunch of them at once, and…Read more...
Tags: Cocktails, Lifehacks, Cocktail Recipes, Party Planning

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

Planning a Retirement Party for Your Father

Is your dad retiring soon? Are you thinking about throwing him a retirement party? A retirement party is an excellent way to show all his achievements and send him into the next chapter of his life with great memories and a celebration. Include family members, friends, and colleagues in the planning to attain a great collection of memories. Awards plaques  are a great way to honor his time at the job he is retiring from. This can be done by placing his start and end date along with a slogan or...
Tags: Food, Florida, Finance, Party, Party Planning, Retirement Party

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...
Tags: Outdoors, Fashion, Entertainment, Melbourne, Rsvp, Party Ideas, Party Planning, Summer Party, Outdoor Party

Make Your Own Balloon Drop for New Year's Eve

Making New Year’s Eve extra special with your kids can take a bit of work. You’ve got your sparkling cider, a game night planned with silly gifts for the winners, maybe a movie marathon or a hot chocolate station.Read more...
Tags: Balloons, New Years Eve, Lifehacks, Party Planning

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...
Tags: Fashion, Entertainment, America, Broadway, Parties, Christmas Party, Holiday Party, South Carolina, Ghana, Gertrude Stein, The Great Gatsby, Hemingway, Charleston, 1920s, Don, Halloween Party


This website uses marketing and tracking technologies. Opting out of this will opt you out of all cookies, except for those needed to run the website. Note that some products may not work as well without tracking cookies. Opt Out of Cookies Disclaimer: Some of the items in this post I received for free or at discount, however all opinions expressed are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. I knew i wanted the black, white and floral Kate Spade theme  for my baby shower, ...
Tags: Amazon, Aldi, Dating, Kate Spade, Valentine, Jen, Jennifer, Shari, Baby Shower, Party Planning, Event Decor, Sip And See, Kate Spade Sip

Aubrey’s 4th Birthday Western Shindig

I am proud to be an Oriental Trading ambassador and received product to facilitate this post. All thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Yesterday, I mentioned the little one turned 4. Seriously, she’s FOUR y’all! Where did the time go? It seems like this was just yesterday! It definitely doesn’t feel like that photo was […] The post Aubrey’s 4th Birthday Western Shindig appeared first on Brainfoggles.
Tags: Family, Shopping, Events, Aubrey, Party Planning, Life As We Know It

The Best Dr. Seuss Party

It’s Dr. Seuss week at my four year old’s school! We’re super excited to celebrate, but we got lucky enough to help put together this super fun, whimsical Dr. Seuss party recently.... {{Visit us at to read the complete post.}}
Tags: Reviews, Featured, Parenting, Shopping, Toddler, Party, Dr Seuss, Birthday Party, Seuss, Do, Party Planning, best Dr. Seuss party, Birthday Express, Birthday Fun, Dr Seuss party, Dr. Seuss theme party

Eye On Friday Kids Party: Celebrate the Everyday

I love sharing fun meal ideas like this one! This post is sponsored by Mirum Shopper but all opinions are my own. Getting through the week can sometimes feel like it deserves a special celebration. Let’s face it. Life can be a struggle. And I know my kids especially are always looking forward to the […] The post Eye On Friday Kids Party: Celebrate the Everyday appeared first on Finding Zest.
Tags: Family, Parenting, Walmart, Fun, Main Dishes, Monday, Party, Eye, Kid Activities, Everyday, Party Planning, Bertolli, P.F. Chang, Mirum Shopper

After Seeing Pictures of This Bob Ross Painting Party, You'll Want to Throw One Too

For his birthday, Chris Nervegna threw an epic birthday party inspired by one unlikely person: Bob Ross. Yes, the magical painting instructor and host of The Joy of Painting was the subject of this amazing birthday party. Chris then shared pictures of his gleeful painting party in a tweet, shown below, that has since gone viral. At press time, the tweet has over 32,000 retweets and 108,000 "likes." HAD A BOB ROSS PAINTING PARTY FOR MY BIRTHDAY.LOVE. MY. FRIENDS. BEST. DAY. EVER.
Tags: Art, Twitter, Religion, Netflix, Reddit, Chris, Digital Life, Bob Ross, Geek Culture, Party Planning, Painting Party, Chris Nervegna

Naliya's 7th Birthday: Dreamworks Trolls Party

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. My little girl Naliya turned 7 this past week, I am not sure whether or not we decided on a Troll's theme or I did - either way she loved it! Oriental Trading and Sharri's Berries sent over some supplies and goodies for her Troll's birthday party,  Here is what I came up with... Trolls Backdrop I used a 4 x 6 grass rug, along with some balloons from the dollar store, flower g...
Tags: Dating, Event Planning, Parties, Troll, Michael, Party Decor, Shari, Shoprite, Party City, Party Planning, Carvel, Tablescapes, Naliya, Dreamworks Trolls Party, Sharri, Fiesta Flower Tissue Centerpieces

Pinterest, Sargento Kick Off Pinterest MVPP: Most Valuable Party Planner Microsite

Pinterest created something to do with the 8 million football party ideas and 58 million football ideas users have saved prior to Super Bowl LI Feb. 5. The social network developed the Pinterest MVPP: Most Valuable Party Planner microsite, sponsored by Sargento, which enables users to create custom boards with Super Sunday recipes, tips and fashion suggestions, just by answering a few questions. Visitors to the Pinterest MVPP are asked whether they are a rookie or pro at party planning; if their...
Tags: Photos, Fashion, Pinterest, Football, Sports, NFL, Seo, Insights, Analytics, Tips, Recipes, Super Bowl, New England Patriots, National Football League, Adweek, Metrics

Black and Gold 60th Birthday Party for Dad

A little late but still blog worthy! My dad turned 60 in 2015, I took all of his favorite things and turned them into his 60th birthday party theme. I went with a black and gold color scheme to tie it all together. Here is what I came up for pop's celebration.... Decor For the decor I wanted to incorporate everything that my dad likes, which included wood elements - for his love of woodworking, domino's, baseball, nuts and beer. On its own all those items do n...
Tags: Dating, Queens, Birthdays, Event Planning, Parties, Party Decor, Corona, Woody, AC Moore, Party Planning, Aarlen, Western Party

Throw a Girls Night in Party!

Staying in with the girls can be as much fun as going out on the town, and you don’t have to spend a lot of money to have a great time. The classic girls night in often involves watching a romantic comedy or romantic drama (Under The Tuscan Sun is perfect), but how about trying something else? […] The post Throw a Girls Night in Party! appeared first on Eat Move Make. Copyright ® 2009-2016. All rights reserved.
Tags: Lifestyle, Party Planning, Party Tips

Cheers to the New Year: Strawberries, Champagne and Resolutions

Disclosure: Shari's Berries sent me two items from their New Year Gifts Collection to review. However all opinions expressed are my own. Nothing says New Year's Eve celebrations like champagne, and what goes better with champagne than strawberries! Here are my easy to stick with resolutions and a super cute mint tablescape to toast the occasion with  Shari's Berries sparkly champagne berries... ​As with all of my tablescapes, I tend to use items I already ...
Tags: Amazon, Mexico, Dating, Event Planning, Party Decor, Shari, Party Planning, Tablescapes

“Friendsgiving” Potluck Party with Clean Up Help from Cascade

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Cascade.  All thoughts remain my own. November and December are always crazy busy for everyone.  From Thanksgiving to Christmas it’s a mad dash of family events, school programs and parties, shopping and cleaning.  I find myself getting lost in the chaos and wishing for a breather.  I […] The post “Friendsgiving” Potluck Party with Clean Up Help from Cascade appeared first on Finding Zest.
Tags: Reviews, Giveaways, Parenting, Holidays, Friends, Holiday, Dishwasher, Dishes, Cascade, Friendsgiving, Thankful, Party Planning

Candy Cane Reindeer Pops

Whenever possible I love reusing the leftover ingredients for one recipe to make another. Last week I shared this super easy Peppermint Puppy Chow and I knew I could come up with something to make using the candy canes and peppermint M&M candies.  I’ve seen many people over the years make various treats using mini […] The post Candy Cane Reindeer Pops appeared first on Finding Zest.
Tags: Desserts, Parenting, Holidays, Recipes, Reindeer, Kid Friendly, Rudolph, Candy Canes, No Bake, Mini Chef Monday, Mini Chef Mondays, Food Art, Party Planning

Tea-Party Birthday Celebration

I’m not sure where the time went, but somehow 24 months have gone by and I find myself with a freshly minted two-year-old girl. It may sound like a cliché, but I feel like I blinked and she... {{Visit us at to read the complete post.}}
Tags: Featured, Parenting, Blog, Birthday, Toddler, Baby, Tea Party, Birthday Party, Do, Birthday Parties, Party Planning

Slow Cooker Orange Pomegranate Cider

When entertaining a group during the holidays, a family favorite has always been apple cider. Including some sliced oranges and cinnamon sticks adds a little something special and creates an amazing fragrance throughout the house. Wesley and I decided last week it would be fun to change up this recipe a bit by adding in […] The post Slow Cooker Orange Pomegranate Cider appeared first on Finding Zest.
Tags: Apple, Drinks, Thanksgiving, Parenting, Holidays, Christmas, Punch, Party, Cider, Orange, Cinnamon, Entertaining, Slow Cooker, Pomegranate, Wesley, Mini Chef Monday

Perfect Fall Cheese Board

Fall is the perfect time to host gatherings with family and friends in your home. We’re not just talking about Thanksgiving either. With the weather getting cooler, it’s nice to get... {{Visit us at to read the complete post.}}
Tags: Food, Diy, Parenting, Home Decor, Blog, Party, Entertaining, Holiday Party, In The Kitchen, Dwell, For Mama, Party Planning, Adult Party

5 Tips to Throw a Fab Bachelorette Weekend On a Budget

One of the best things about being a bride is coming up with any excuse to wrangle up your gals. But let’s face it, sometimes we’ve got to celebrate on a budget. There are so many easy ways to save a little cash along the way, and today we’re sharing how to throw that fabulous bachelorette weekend without forcing your bridesmaids into bankruptcy. Keep it local From college roomies to primary school BFFs, we all have those close girlfriends from all over the globe. Pick a spot that’s conv...
Tags: Post, Dating, Event Planning, Vegas, The Blog, Wedding Resources, Bachelorette Party, Party Planning, Real Parties, Bachelorette

Host a Frightfully Fun Halloween Party for Kids

Halloween is such a fun holiday. Full of tricks and treats and good things to eat! We love creating and hosting an annual kid-friendly Halloween party. The kids always look so adorable dressed up in... {{Visit us at to read the complete post.}}
Tags: Reviews, Food, Halloween, Featured, Parenting, Shopping, Holiday, Blog, Holiday Party, Halloween Party, Do, Halloween Craft, Party Planning, Crafts with Kids, Kid Craft

Easy Mini Pumpkin Pies with Crumb Topping

It is the season of pumpkin spice! I love sharing easy recipes so I’m happy to share these effortless mini pumpkin pies featuring a delicious crumb topping as part of a shop that has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EffortlessPies #CollectiveBias Almost every Saturday we have my in-laws over […] The post Easy Mini Pumpkin Pies with Crumb Topping appeared first on Finding Zest.
Tags: Desserts, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Parenting, Recipes, Entertaining, Pumpkin Pie, Greek Yogurt, Collective Bias Inc, Party Planning

Indoor Camping Party

There is something about camping that is just so much fun. Kids love it! We enjoy our family camping trips. Sleeping in tents under the stars, laughing by the campfire, catching fireflies, and eating... {{Visit us at to read the complete post.}}
Tags: Reviews, Food, Featured, Parenting, Shopping, Blog, Blogging, Sleeping Bags, Party, Do, Craft Corner, Party Planning, Crafts with Kids

Halloween Monster Marshmallows

Growing up, Halloween was never one of my mom’s favorite holidays. We dressed up of course, she typically saved all the super fun treats for Christmas. Now that I have my own kids, I’ve found Halloween is one of my favorite holidays to make fun snacks with my kids. There are so many silly and spooky possibilities […] The post Halloween Monster Marshmallows appeared first on Finding Zest.
Tags: Desserts, Halloween, Parenting, Snacks, Recipes, Chocolate, Monsters, Marshmallows, No Bake, Mini Chef Monday, Mini Chef Mondays, Party Planning

Domino's Back to School Pizza Party

With school coming into a full swing, family schedules are about to be quite hectic. Amidst shuffling the kids between extracurriculars and trying to squeeze in a gym session some nights who has time to cook? Insert  Domino’s Pizza! ​Did you know they   are   uniting pizza and salad lovers to the same table? Recently, the national pizza chain launched its salads nationwide. The perfect combo for both parents and kids, right? Also the perfect menu items for a back to school party to he...
Tags: Food, Parenting, Dating, Event Planning, Parties, Caesar, Pizza Party, Party Planning