Poker Night Birthday Party – Invitation

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I love how quickly and cleanly this invitation came together! I wanted it to have a black tie event feel. I think that I accomplished that :) The finished product.The card closed.Open... I sketched the little martini glass with pen and ... Continue Reading...

Coconut Banana Bread

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One of my new favorite blogs is, Our Best Bites (find their button on my sidebar). They have the most fabulously yummy looking recipes! Today I finally got to try one:Coconut Banana BreadIt's even better than it looks! Find the recipe here. ... Continue Reading...

Wedding Anniversay Invitation

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My Grandparents are celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary this year! What an accomplishment! I am soooo looking forward to this event! The first step, invitations...... I designed, printed and hand stamped the invitations. I used ... Continue Reading...

Monster Party – Fab Finds

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Have you heard? I'm planning a Monster Birthday for my boys in October and I am already SO excited! Check out these Fab Finds... ...all found in Michael's dollar bins! Love it! Especially the 'make a jumbo monster', a cut out monster ... Continue Reading...

Mad Hatter Tea Party – Costumes

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I wanted to be sure I had parental permission before I posted these pics from our Mad Hatter Tea Party. Weren't they just adorable?!?! Twas the parents who came up with these fabulous costumes, not I! The Cheshire Cat and a Card GuardMore ... Continue Reading...

Spicy Cashew Chicken

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Oh so good! This is an absolute favorite from the Best of Bridge cookbooks. The Best of The Best is a must have cookbook! I've gifted it to just about everyone I can think of. Haven't got this cookbook on the shelf or in the drawer?!? Get ... Continue Reading...

Baked Sausage and Spinach Penne

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I love this recipe! I make this for dinner all the time! It's great for a crowd or freeze some for later... yum! 1 pound penne1 pound hot Italian turkey sausage1 large onion, diced3 cloves garlic, minced1 (28-ounce) can diced tomatoes6 ... Continue Reading...

Mad Hatter Tea Party – Part II

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The TableThis party was so BIG that I have had to split my posts into two: the Decorations and the Tablescape. We had kept our fingers and toes crossed and, although we had cooler temperatures and a lot of wind, NO RAIN! YAY!!!! Here are ... Continue Reading...