It was a great party! Super simple but cute and not too overwhelming for this mama or my now 2-year-old! Here’s a quick look at the table. Since we were having an afternoon party, we chose only to have quick bites of food and the cake. Nothing that would spoil anyone’s dinner later and not… Continue reading Flamingo Party Time!
It’s been quite warm recently, making the choice of a flamingo party appropriate. It has a summer vibe (though we’re barely in spring). I wanted to make sure that I didn’t go too summery and I wanted to stay away from looking tropical. So no pineapples or palm trees, but fun pink florals. I thought… Continue reading Flamingo party prep
New feature! As I find memories I remember from years past, I’ll jot down a few notes for these Memory Mondays. As I start to prepare for baby girl’s 2nd birthday, I thought back to her party last year as well as other parties I have enjoyed over the years. Having a party at home… Continue reading Memory Monday
*Thought I had this post scheduled but I missed the right day. So a little late but here’s this week’s pages!* Welcome to another Scrappy Saturday! These are still from my recent month of challenges. I’m just going to jump right in! This layout was from a challenge to combine two templates into one. Most… Continue reading Scrappy Saturday 2
I want to start a couple of regular posts here and there’s no better way to start than sharing some recent scrapbook pages I competed. Last month I took part of a month long challenge to get 31 pages done. There was a variety of journaling, technique, style, and photo prompts. Some were pretty easy… Continue reading Scrappy Saturday
No, I’m not experiencing deja vu. I’m celebrating a different holiday. Gung Hay Fat Choy! I’m pretty proud of my Chinese heritage. So I love celebrating the Chinese New Year (or Lunar New Year or Spring Festival as it is actually called). This year is the Year of the Rooster. I am actually born on… Continue reading Happy New Year!
Good morning! Someone was asking me the other day why I choose to make non candy Valentines for the kids. Specifically, they were wondering about the cost and the time & effort. Besides the health benefit (yikes, another sugary holiday!), I like the longevity of the item. A bouncy ball can be played with for… Continue reading More non candy Valentine ideas