4 Year Old Birthday Simplified – What is a ‘Fiver’ Party?

When my oldest started talking about his birthday, I realized pretty quickly how excited he was to turn 4! I also realized quickly I would be 9 months pregnant... I LOVE throwing a party and hosting. The planning and decorating bring me a ton a joy but it is also a lot of work and I knew it wasn't in the stars this year. Also, last year's birthday party was great and he got a ton of gifts but......

20 Experience Gift Ideas You Will Actually Use

When I think back on my childhood there are several memories that really stick out. One was a Winnie the Pooh themed birthday party that my Mom went all out on. Today it would be Pinterest worthy but 25 years ago people barely had the internet. I remember feeling so special with the details she put into that day. I also have ingrained into my memory my 5th birthday to Disney World. Several big...

30th Birthday Video From Around the Globe

For my husband's 30th birthday I wanted to share my love for him from all 50 United States + around the 7 continents on Earth... this is the result of that project Social media truly astounds me! After months of work gathering videos from our friends and family I was still missing several states. I took to instagram to find friends of friends to help me out and the response was overwhelming. I...

Duke Turns 2 – Easy Dog Birthday Cake

Yes, I  treat my dog like my child. He sleeps in his own bed but usually ends up in mine in the early hours of the morning. I use the Brita to pour his water because it's easier and cold and I think if I want cold water he probably does too.  He pretty much goes wherever I do and that's how I like it.  He is loving and sweet and yes, I feel bad if I leave him home alone too long. So of course...