Tag Archives: Parties

Happy 90th Birthday Uncle Floyd!

September 9, 2014


We had a great time last weekend celebrating my Great Uncle Floyd’s 90th birthday!  He and my Aunt Trudy, as well as two of their four kids came up to the lake last weekend for the celebration!   Aunt Trudy and Uncle Floyd lived most of their life in Nashville, TN and now live in […]

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Burger Bar Birthday Party

July 29, 2014


For Kate and my mom’s joint birthday family dinner last week, I did a nautical burger bar.   It wasn’t the most typical first birthday dinner, but the food was less about Kate and more about my mom.  The cake…that was for Kate.   Since it was a Wednesday night dinner and everyone had a […]

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Easy Marshmallow Fondant Recipe

May 1, 2014


Picking out a birthday cake for me to make Anna is a fun tradition, and one she takes very seriously.  Since early February, we have been discussing possibilities for the cake.  An Okapi (an animal that looks like a horse and a zebra) was the favorite idea for a while.  Then there was a person […]

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Anna’s 4th Birthday Party in Pictures

April 30, 2014


The birthday month for Anna is finally coming to an end, but it was just as fun as you can imagine!  From preschool celebration, to birthday dinner and her Easter Egg party, she has had a great time.  Here are some of the pictures from the party.             Share on Facebook

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6 Cheap Activities for Kids’ Halloween Parties

October 14, 2013

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  (2012) A well-planned Halloween party can go a long way in keeping your kids occupied before Oct. 31. Since attention spans last about as long as Halloween candy stashes, here are a few cheap activity ideas for party-planning parents. 1. Pumpkin Decorating No Halloween party is complete without pumpkins, and yet buying jack-o-lanterns for a […]

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Jackie + Burak’s Shower

May 14, 2013


We had a great time celebrating Jackie + Burak on at their shower on Friday night!  Jackie is one of my oldest friends.  We grew up in the same neighborhood and went to preschool together and have been close ever since.  To celebrate her upcoming wedding in Estonia (the country on the Baltic sea), Kara, […]

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