Happy 90th Birthday Uncle Floyd!

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,...

Burger Bar Birthday Party

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...

Easy Marshmallow Fondant Recipe

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...

Anna’s 4th Birthday Party in Pictures

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...

6 Cheap Activities for Kids’ Halloween Parties

  (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...