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”

Police Officer Birthday Party

This police officer birthday party was a fun way to celebrate a special Birthday Boy while also teaching kids about true super heroes! The Decorations Many party supply stores offer police party decorations, including adorable cardboard police cars that are super easy to assemble. The flashing blue light, purchased at Oriental Trading Company, was aContinue reading “Police Officer Birthday Party”

Feeling Like a Fairy Tale

Summer was drawing to a close and my granddaughter was soon to be starting Kindergarten, so I wanted to do something extra special to celebrate. She had no idea what was planned, as I wanted it to be a surprise. Her first surprise was when I picked her up and her Mommy had her suitcaseContinue reading “Feeling Like a Fairy Tale”

Christmas in June

My granddaughter asked if we could stay in a “hotel house” rather than having a party to celebrate her fifth birthday. In our attempts to find a place for nine people, four of whom are five and under, we decided that renting a cottage in Santa Claus, Indiana would be a fun option. We rentedContinue reading “Christmas in June”

Gallrein Farms

Gallrein Farms, in Shelby County, KY, is our favorite place to visit for some festive fall fun and pumpkin picking. ¬†We have lunch and browse in the farm store before heading out to see the animals at the petting zoo.       Everyone loves¬†climbing the massive pyramid of haystacks. Where there’s a will, there’sContinue reading “Gallrein Farms”

Fun on the 4th of July

When our children were little, one of our favorite places for celebrating Independence Day was at the Crescent Hill Old-Fashioned 4th of July Fair. It’s the perfect setting for families with small children, and offers many fun events and activities. Our kids always loved doing the art and craft activities, bouncing in the Moon Jumps,Continue reading “Fun on the 4th of July”