Christmas Card Time

I love Christmas cards. There I said it. I love seeing everyone's pictures. I love reading the letters, even the braggy ones. I love everything about them! One of my favorite things to do upon coming home when I was a wild unmarried single girl was to dive into my parents' pile of cards and read about relatives and family friends. And now that I have a family of my own, I love making ours every year. And even more than that I love pulling out previous year's cards and looking through them with the girls. They love seeing themselves as babies and toddlers and If you haven't made cards, get to it! Don't wait for the perfect card or the perfect picture, just make them, buy them, whatever. The most important thing is sending them. This year we were given the chance to make our own cards through Minted (watch my Instagram as I will be sharing them there) and they have given me a $150 gift certificate for one of your to put towards your own cards or a gift. Minted has cards that go … [Read more...]

Celebrations : My Little Pony Birthday Party

Friendship really is magic so to celebrate my twins' seventh birthday, we invited a few friends over. Here is how I planned double the fun for way less than double the price! Food! Decorations! Games! That cake! Details below... … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday : My Little Pony Party

Sneak peak at the Terror Twins' My Little Pony birthday party. Details tomorrow! … [Read more...]

Celebrations : A Southern Luncheon

Down south, where I used to hang my hat, luncheons are the go to choice for celebrations. And why not? You get to enjoy a meal, a cool drink, and the company of friends and still be home in time to finish the day out (or take a nap.) It is just a civilized way to celebrate. So when I was in Atlanta last week and MomTrends invited me to a lunch sponsored by Aladdin and styled by Party Bluprints... well I couldn't get my (metaphorical) white gloves on fast enough. (photo credit : Momtrends) … [Read more...]