Winner: Custom Name Art


Yay!! Dana from Over the Hills and Into the Valles is the lucky winner of the custom art giveaway by Babycees Name Art.  Dana, please contact me within 3 days. Thank you : )

Strawberry Shortcake Party Ideas


I made this faux strawberry shortcake “cake” as the centerpiece for a SS party theme several years ago. Easy to do – purchase a Styrofoam base, silk flowers and fake strawberries. I glued roses all around the base and top. Add strawberries and tie ribbon around the middle of the cake. Sparkle tulle was added …continue reading

Mod Shabby Chic


Aaris Jackson designed a fantabulous mod shabby chic room for her little girl. Aaris explains: “My theme was a modern shabby chic girl’s room. I chose a traditional shabby chic fabric, and then paired it with several bright and funky fabrics- even an animal print, to make the bed skirt, pillows, drapes and name pennant. …continue reading



LEGO Birthday Party


Autumn from Design Dump came up with this cool LEGO party for her son’s six year old birthday party.  A LEGO party is a great theme to celebrate everyone’s favorite toy – perfect boy girl party also. Check out all her clever ideas… Darling party favor filled with black, grey and yellow legos that were …continue reading

Family Tree Ideas


Great Ideas: Paint a family tree on a blank wall in your home. Maegan from Confessions of  Scrapaholic painted this family tree complete with growth chart and family photos. Sweet! Kimbo from A Girl And Her Glue Gun painted this tree on her stairwell wall.  Isn’t this adorable? Via here. Photo by W. Scott Chester …continue reading

Cheerleader Theme Room


Cheerleading is a fun sport that starts young (age 5) here in California and can go all the way to college. What a fun room to decorate around your kids school or team colors. Decorate using cheer-inspired items – think outside the box. How about megaphones made into torch lights for the wall? The silhouette …continue reading

Make Your Own Edible Easter Bunny


repost: Many years ago, I owned a candy store in a mall. It was a bulk type candy store 200+ bins of candy. It was pure fun. We sold balloons, beanie babies, hand made fudge, sugar-free chocolates and darling gifts. My kids were young at the time – but they still talk about the candy …continue reading

Fairy Bedroom: Over-The-Top Adorable!


I am completely inspired by this over-the-top precious fairy room. Kidtropolis are the amazing minds behind “fairytopia”. This room is absolutely lovely. Not too many kids have “real” full size trees in their bedrooms. A round bed with bark siding and all the other details are just incredible. Images via here. The official entry door …continue reading

Giveaway: Custom Name Art – CLOSED


Imagine your baby or child’s name as art? BabyCees Name Art offers an alphabet of many various animals/characters. Each individual letter is a unique piece of art. This giveaway is for a personalized and unique keepsake name art valued at $122. Your BabyCees Name Art  print will be signed by renowned artist Tom Sapp, customized …continue reading