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  • Climbing Birthday Invitation

    Creating a Climbing Birthday Invitation

    A great deal of thought has gone into CM’s 8th birthday. We seem to have reached the age where you get selective. Class parties no longer seem the thing. And instead…

  • Star Wars Goody Bag Contents

    Creating a Star Wars Goody Bag

    I wrote earlier in the week about the Star Wars Birthday Cake and working with The Party Wiz on creating a fantastic Star Wars goody bag. I thought I’d write a…

  • Star Wars Goody Bags

    Star Wars Birthday Cake and Goody Bags

    Much of the excitement around my children’s parties centres on the cake and goody bags. For the boys’ Star Wars Birthday I decided these were the two elements I needed help…

  • Making a Star Wars Lightsaber invitation

    Star Wars Lightsaber Party Invitation

    Creating a Star Wars party for my six-year olds’ has been the most fun I’ve had in a while. I’m loving that they independently love Star Wars as much as me,…

  • Monster High Party Invites

    Monster High Birthday Party Invites

    The perfect 7th birthday party it seems is Monster High themed, and so these Monster High Birthday Party Invites went down a treat with the little girl in our home. After…

  • My Little Pony Craft Party

    Craft Activities for a My Little Pony Party

    For CM’s 6th birthday she decided she wanted a My Little Pony Craft party. Whilst the decoration and food was reasonably straightforward, coming up with craft activities which would be inclusive…

  • My Little Pony Party

    Creating a My Little Pony Party

    When CM defined her wish for a “My Little Pony Making Party” for her 6th birthday I was left scratching my head. “Making” is something CM and I generally do together,…

  • Ninjago birthday cakes
    Food, Parties

    Creating a cake for Ninjagos

    The ability to use Pinterest to create a themed cake will leave an endless number of parents feeling as though they are falling short. I fell in love with so many…

  • Ninjago goody bag

    Lego Ninjago Party Bags

    Goody bags at children’s parties can be a cause of some contention, lots of sweets or plastic gizmos your home doesn’t really need, it’s one of the difficult parts of getting…

  • Lego Ninjago Invitations

    Lego Ninjago birthday invitations

    We discovered Ninjago last summer, shortly after becoming converts to Netflix. For all my reservations about fighting, I am of course bought into the underlying theme of “unlocking your full potential”…