BEACH BALL PARTY

This beach ball party has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BringTheTropicsHome #CollectiveBias We talked about going on vacation once Michael got his degree. After the year we had, we needed to go …

RED, WHITE, AND BLUE PARTY

Adulting is hard, guys. Adults have responsibilities and have to do things like wear pants. Yanno, because deciding whether to lounge around in the knee high socks with the silver cape or the ones with the lime green feet and tattered purple …

BLACK WIDOW CUPCAKES

Black Widow might be in everything but she sure as shit doesn’t get enough credit in the wonderful world of merchandise. The superhero version of always a bridesmaid, never a bride. Or perhaps things will ramp up once Michael becomes …

IRON MAN CUPCAKES

What is it the one thing summer babies miss out on because their parents had nothing better to do sometime between September and November? They don’t get to celebrate their birthday during the school year. Their friends forget about their …

HULK JUICE FOR KIDS

Whether you’ve just realized you forgot to make an Avengers themed drink for your party, or you’re balls deep in the planning portion of your child’s birthday party, this Hulk juice tutorial should please your exhausted wallet, fingers, and brain. Transforming …

LEGO PARTY FOOD

Are you ready for the final details from the LEGO birthday party? It’s no big deal. Unless you think fun food shaped like LEGO bricks is super cool. Again, nothing your inner child would happy dance for. If food is not …

STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION PARTY

“Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its continuing mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no one has gone before!” There comes a …

LEGO PARTY FAVORS

Did you catch the LEGO birthday party I shared earlier this month? The birthday party that almost didn’t happen? Sort of like my husband’s second 30th birthday (that I haven’t started planning) that’s in about… ohhhh… a week. If someone could send my body …

LEGO BIRTHDAY PARTY

When you have a baby, you are committing to on demand feedings and tops covered in vomit. You find yourself extracting boogers the size of small pebbles from your oldest’s nose before bed, and examining your youngest’s bloody stools later …

COFFEE BRIDAL SHOWER

When your little sister springs an engagement on you, your first reaction is, “Ermahgerd, the little girl who used to steal my clothes is getting hitched! We’re gonna have a wedding! I get to plan a bridal shower! My sister …