April 9th, 2009 |
For my first post on COLOR, I decided to use a piece of Trina Turk for Schumacher fabric. This new Collection is launching this Spring – and makes me dream of decorating a fabulous vacation home in Palm Beach! Can’t you just picture the bold, vibrant colors….the clean, modern, white furniture….the pool in the [...]
April 8th, 2009 |
Who knew you could come up with so many cute baked goods….all by using M & M’s?! One is cuter than the next, and would be perfect for a child’s birthday party, a Spring brunch, Mother’s Day….or to give to someone as a gift.
Check out Bright Ideas for the how-to’s for these [...]
April 7th, 2009 |
Hippity, hoppity, the great Easter egg hunt of 2009 is on its way!
I remember our neighborhood Easter egg hunt as a child as being one of the highlights of our year! Tons of kids, dressed in their Easter dresses and hats, impatiently holding their baskets and quietly planning their strategies. In a matter of seconds, all [...]
April 3rd, 2009 |
tiny cardboard stakes packed w/ herb seeds. all they need is a pot w/ a little dirt, some sun, lots of love and before you know it you will have your own window herb garden (they can be transplated outside once they have several leaves). [...]
March 30th, 2009 |
I like to think of myself as a cookie “artist” – I decorate sugar cookies for every holiday and have been known to get a couple of compliments. BUT….my cookies don’t come close to these! I’m totally jealous of their modern designs.
Gumdrop Cookie Shop offers “couture” cookies and will ship them right to your door! Choose [...]
March 27th, 2009 |
Brighten your week with an impromptu game night filled with board games, comfort food and good friends. Make a lot of finger foods that are easy to snack on between rolls, and then serve a hearty main course (such as chicken and white bean chili) as the night lingers on.
Use bright, colorful board games as your [...]
March 26th, 2009 |
I was purusing some of my favorite blogs this morning – and the colorful ladies at Lilly Pulizter found these great novelty ice cube trays from Fred. These would be so fun for a party! You can find them at a few different on-line boutiques, such as popdeluxe.net and some are also available on amazon.com.
Here are [...]
March 25th, 2009 |
This smart little party idea will have you seeing spots–and a lot of smiles. Decorate the front of your house with red balloons covered with black circle stickers, and greet each child at the door with her own set of antennae – made of a headband, pipe cleaners and Styrofoam balls.
For a younger bunch of girls, [...]
March 25th, 2009 |
These little bugs are easy to create and are sure to get rave reviews!
All you need are Oreo cookies, red and brown melting chocolate, lollipop sticks and 1/4″ icing eyes (all available at Country Kitchen Sweetart).
Pry apart the Oreo cookie and scoop out some of the [...]
March 15th, 2009 |
Polka dots and stripes and pink all around….
Give your little girl the birthday party of her dreams!
Images: chevron print dress (neimanmarcus.com), hanging pom poms (swoozies.com), invitation (tinyprints.com), table setting and stripe cake (brides.com), favor [...]