Thursday, July 2, 2015

Last Minute July 4th Tips

1. Use water balloons to create an ice chest for your drinks.

2. Skip the tape and add some weights to your tablecloth to keep it secure.

3. Use ice cream cones to bake a small cupcake inside and add a scoop of ice cream to top it off. Easy. Fun. Delicious.

4. Here's a festive way to serve up your drinks this July 4th holiday. Try a layered drink -- using three drinks with varying sugar content.


Thursday, June 25, 2015

July 4th Tips/Tricks

1. Sparkler Shield

The picture says it all! Use this to protect the hands of your little ones.

2. Firecracker Cookies

Why didn't I think of this? 
3. Photograph Writing With Sparklers

Here's a how-to on how to capture this beauty:


Thursday, June 18, 2015

Father's Day Ideas - 2015

1. Get the kids involved!

Give the kids some chalk and let their imagination run wild.

2. Transparent Photo Candle

Here's an easy DIY project that only requires a few materials and a little love: 

3. Easy Cake Idea -- (Even Sarah Kay can do it!)


Thursday, June 11, 2015

"Delly" Trays

Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova is pretty popular these days. He has helped lead his team during the NBA Finals. If you're looking for a way to celebrate his success -- serve up some "Delly' trays at your watch party.

1. Keep it simple. A few meat selections -- paired with a variety of your favorite cheese options. If you need some help or ides -- check out this "how to" website.


2. Deli Salad Tray

Not a fan of meat? Or maybe you want something different? Pair of some of your favorites deli salads (example: potato salad, egg salad, pasta salad) together.

3. Unique Deli Creations

Delly is unique and works well with others. So it makes sense to create some incredible combinations. Here's 31 ideas to get you started. 


Thursday, May 28, 2015

NBA Finals Party

If you can't be at the game, why not make memories on your home court?

Here's a few ways to make some lasting memories with family and friends: 

1. Basketball Sign In: 

2. Pick A Basketball Stadium Menu:

Dunk 'em!

Or try some nachos, soft pretzels and even some cotton candy. 


3. More Game Day Fun

Add a little friendly competition when you get together. Buy some fun gifts and create a list of guessing games -- like "who will make the first shot?"

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Memorial Day: Quick, Simple Ideas

You may have a cooler for your drinks, but have you thought about a way to keep your food cool? Simply inflate a kiddie pool and fill with ice.


Need a easy dessert? Or how about a twist to the traditional s'more? Slice open an unpeeled banana and fill with chocolate chips and marshmallows. Grill and serve!


Thursday, May 14, 2015

Graduation Ideas

1. Diploma Napkins

It can't get much easier than this. Just wrap your utensils with a white napkin and tie it with a black ribbon. You can even do it to Little Debbie Cake Swiss Rolls (see below)..

2. #Hashtag Love

Frame the hashtag you would like your friends and family to use when they snap pictures at your graduation party.

3. Instagram Banner

Need I say more? This is a great idea to add a personalized touch to your graduation party.