Birthday Spa Party Fun for Little Ones

Of the many birthday parties I've planned for kids, I think this Spa Party was the one the little guests enjoyed most of all. We had a blast planning it, as well! The Decorations Rather than the traditional birthday balloons, we went with a flower and pink lemonade theme for the party. We used assorted … Continue reading Birthday Spa Party Fun for Little Ones

Brown Bear, Brown Bear Birthday Party

Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? I see a birthday boy looking at me! We had so much fun turning one of our favorite books into a special party to celebrate this little guy's first birthday! White table coverings allowed us to present the decorations in a manner that coincides with the book. … Continue reading Brown Bear, Brown Bear Birthday Party

The Secret Garden

Located just off the beaten path in Commiskey, Indiana, walking into Stream Cliff Herb Farm is like stepping into a Secret Garden. Wildflowers and lush landscaping line brick pathways which lead from one beautiful discovery to another, from reflecting ponds to serene¬†gardens to an old wooden chapel. My daughter and I spent an afternoon there … Continue reading The Secret Garden

The Imperfect Person’s Guide to a Perfect Christmas

We all work so hard to create the perfect Christmas celebrations for our families, only to be reminded that we are far from perfect. I seemed to have had a more-than-normal amount of mishaps this past Christmas. I made a pie that turned out HORRIBLE - had to trash it. I tried a new recipe … Continue reading The Imperfect Person’s Guide to a Perfect Christmas