Nothing Bundt Cakes

Looking for something deliciously different to serve at your child’s First Communion party? Struggling to find that perfect treat to spoil Mom on her special day? Do yourself a favor and order a beautiful bundt cake from Nothing Bundt Cakes in Strongsville, Ohio!    Owner, Liz Rowan, and her staff are so helpful and a pleasure to work with when planning the entire event! The store itself couldn’t be cuter with decorations, cards, candles, and tons of flavor options on {Read More}

Valentine’s Day Fun – Minute to Win it Challenge

  We played the funnest Minute to Win it Challenge at my nephew’s birthday party.  Each of us a had a straw and a plate of M&M’s and we had to see who could suck through the straw and pick up the M&M’s to move from one paper plate to the next within one minute.  The person who moved the most M&M’s wins!  We had so much fun playing this game!  Not just the kids but the adults, too! We {Read More}

Slime, Slime, Everywhere Slime – Valentine’s Day Slime

I remember back in the day when slime was cool on Nickelodeon tv shows, but it kind of went a way for a while.  It is back with a vengeance!  My daughter is obsessed with slime in every way, shape, and form.  That is ALL she wanted for Christmas this year. Since it’s cold and snowy here in Cleveland, we have to find activities to keep us entertained indoors.  We love to be outside any chance possible, but this weather {Read More}

Handprint Valentine’s Day Crafts

For a fun Valentine’s Day art project the kiddos will love, try this handprint pig craft. Our friends over at Personal Creations always have the best kid crafts. This one is so cute, personal and perfect for Valentine’s Day. Using pink washable paint, place hand above pig hooves and wait at least five seconds before removing. Once dry, have the kiddos attach eyes, ears and a heart-shaped nose to the pig to complete. You can download the printable by Clicking {Read More}

As Seen on FOX8; New Day Cleveland : Air-Dry Clay Keeps Kids Busy For Hours!

I’m so tired of play-doh. I’m sorry, but it’s the truth. So, when I found this huge 2 lb tub of Air-Dry Clay from Crayola for only $4.99 at Target, I was pleasantly surprised how much fun it was! I feel like it’s the grown up version of the previously mentioned. Just like the front of the tub says, No Baking~Dries Hard. For your personal creation, follow the instructions on the back and it’s really that simple! We chose to {Read More}

Valentine’s Day Fun

On cold and snowy Sunday afternoons, sometimes it’s fun to just stay in. My daughter’s kindergarten class is creating a post office for their valentines to understand the process of how mail is sorted and delivered. We hit the Dollar Tree and bought some valentines and stickers and got to work. It actually took us a while to get them all filled out and sealed, but it was fun! She is also celebrating her 100th day of school this week {Read More}

Quick Valentine’s Day Center Piece

I went to a friend’s for girl’s night last weekend and she had some adorable Valentine’s Day decorations. This was her centerpiece and I loved it. She told me that she got the idea from Pinterest. I gave her a heads up that I might have to steal the idea since it was so cute. I went and bought some candy hearts at the grocery store and brought them home. Then I engaged my daughter by letting her know that {Read More}

Homemade Valentine’s Ideas – No Candy

This year for my sons preschool class each kid picks one other child in the class and has to make a homemade valentine. I like the idea of it being made and the kids will have fun making their Valentine and receiving one from another classmate. The rules are: It has to be handmade and no treats. I had to search pinterest to get some inspiration. Here are some of my favorite ideas. I will keep you posted on our {Read More}

Valentine’s Day Hot Chocolate Gifts

Give your loved ones a Hot Chocolate Cone for Valentines Day. These little do it yourself gifts are perfect for party favors, wedding favors, teacher gifts, friends, family. You just use wilton disposable cake decorating bags filled with hot chocolate, valentine sprinkles, chocolate chips, and marshmallows. You could add Schnapps, or another favorite liqueur to make it an adult beverage. Happy Valentines Day!

Valentine’s Hair Braid

I have two boys so I will not be trying this on their hair but this would be so cute for a little girl. Try out this Valentine’s braid hairdo. What You’ll Need: Wide-tooth comb Fine-tooth comb Hair clip Ponytail holders Time:15 minutes Step 1: Starting with damp hair (either towel-dried or misted), use a wide-tooth comb to detangle the hair. Then, using a fine-tooth comb, part the hair down the middle of the head. Clip one side up right {Read More}