Archive for the ‘party time’ Category


Hippo Cupcakes

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 in Parties, party time, recipes

There is this Italian market we love downtown. I drove there twice during my 9th month of pregnancy to get a huge meatball sub, Mmmm. Now the girls love going there because they have the “Hungry Hippo” treats that they beg for every time we walk into that place. So this post is brought to […]

Utah Truffles

Friday, April 8th, 2011 in Giveaways, Love of Local in Utah, party time

This Utah Truffles review is brought to you by my sister in law, my two brothers in law, my mother, my cousin, my girls, my husband and ME! Man, they sent me a large box full of stuff. A fabulous early Mother’s Day present. This Utah Truffles GIVEAWAY ON THIS POST is brought to you […]

BUBBLES!

Friday, April 1st, 2011 in Crafts, Friday: Play!, party time

Every bubble “formula” I have tried has not turned out so well. So I asked my Facebook Fan Page for INeverGrewUp.net if anyone knew of a secret formula for me to try.  And someone did. Finally, we have one that is a winner! My kids love bubbles but I hate how they are always getting […]

All Natural Easter Egg Dying

Thursday, March 17th, 2011 in party time, recipes

This is a great way to dye your Easter eggs this year for whatever reason matters the most to you: it’s a fun science experiment, you stay away from commercial dyes, it is cheap AND it’s just something new and different! All Natural Easter Egg Dyeing Colors 1. To make a beautiful light blue dyed […]

Partying it Up!

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011 in About Me, Parties, party time

Abby had her birthday party last night at Color Me Mine with very limited friends: cousins +1! Of course, cakes and cupcakes were made by That’s My Cake. Color Me Mine left me feeling a little jipped when I left. If I had more energy I know I could have done a “Color Me Mine” […]

Honey Bunny Turns 8

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 in About Me, Parties, party time

We have never done a birthday for a dog. But one night I was telling Cameron that Honey is getting old, so we decided she should have a party. You know? I think I am going to throw dog parties for my dogs when they are getting really old. The pictures will be fun to […]

Re-Run Week: Little Critter Tea Party

Friday, January 28th, 2011 in Parties, party time

My camera is broken…so basically the universe was telling me to take a break…so this week is “Re-Run” week of my past posts. Enjoy! P.S. Who says you can’t have a Little Critter Tea Party in the dead of winter? I think we all must. The girls wanted to throw a tea party over the […]

Valentine’s Day Photo Cards

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011 in Crafts, party time

I know Valentine’s Day is a while away…but listen, it is freezing cold and I have cabin fever. And we needed to do something to take our minds off being stuck inside way too much. I saw this idea about three years ago and it has been on my to-do list since then. I wish […]

Ideas to Keep your Kids Entertained During the Winter

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 in Crafts, Friday: Play!, party time

Hello those of you visiting from CBS Channel 2 News! To go along with my segment this morning I wanted to re-post this long list of ideas that I posted last year to keep your kids entertained during the winter. Last year around this time I asked my blog readers…. What activities do you do […]

Stained Glass Gingerbread Cookies

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 in party time, recipes

Alright, so I know you are all clever and probably have been doing this for years! But this is the first year we have tried using Jolly Ranchers to make Stained Glass Gingerbread Cookies and they turned out super cute. Simple to do. Crush the Jolly Ranchers. Cut holes into your gingerbread cookies where you […]