An important part of planning a party is ensuring that there are fun activities for the guests. With our younger crowd, the crafts are popular, but they need to be quick and interactive to hold their attention. For my daughter’s 6th birthday party that we hosted last weekend, we also integrated a treasure hunt! Kids… Read More A Magical Treasure Hunt
This week, we are revisiting a project from a few years back. Sort of a flashback blog. You can read all about it below, and I’m so amazed that every day when I log in to Pinterest, it pops up on my feed as a re-pin. This is probably our most “re-pinned” original Pinterest contribution.… Read More DIY Puppet Theater
There are some really cute ideas to create Valentine’s holders for kids. I think that you could take any type of box and make something great! Cover with wrapping paper, craft paper, stickers, paint, etc. Each child could make a unique creation. Here are some of the favorites that I’ve seen while perusing the web… Read More Crafty Up-cycled Valentine Boxes
“Some women pray for their daughters to marry good husbands. I pray that my girls will find girlfriends half as loyal and true as the Ya-Yas.” – Rebecca Wells, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood I think this truly sums up what this fun event was all about! Five women who have been friends for… Read More A Ya-Ya Weekend!
You can’t help but be happy when you get to hang out in downtown HB on a summer day, just steps from the beach! This is a pretty fun summer job!! A few months back, March it was, we had a little segment on KTLA news with Allie Mac Kay! We’ve had a great response… Read More Crafts For Kids at The Strand HB
It’s no secret that I love music and while I’m only marginally talented at a few instruments, it’s a passion of mine. I feel it. It speaks to me. I can tell time (in years and decades) with it. I know lyrics to about any song (pre-21st century) but I don’t know my license plate… Read More The Summer I Wrote a Song