Product Highlight: Yardstick Bubble Gum and Other Fun Summer Gum!

Product Highlight: Yardstick Bubble Gum and Other Fun Summer Gum!

We haven’t had a product highlight in a while, but when I saw this I just had to write about it.  What a perfect fun summer treat for your kids –  Yardstick Tutti-fruiti Bubble Gum.  These delicious sticks are a full 36 inches tall and come in a really cool floor stand and you get a whopping 48 yardsticks of bubblegum in a case!  That’s a lot to chew on!.

Beach Party Candy Buffet Ideas

Beach Party Candy Buffet Ideas

Now that Memorial Day is here, it means that we’re officially in the summer beach party season!  Beach parties, or beach-themed parties, are among my favorites. In fact, I think beach parties are among everyone’s favorites.  I dare you to show me someone who doesn’t enjoy a good beach bash. Anyway, we have some great suggestions for beach party candy buffets and dessert tables.  Plus, we found some excellent inspirational.

Wishing Everyone a Safe and Fun Memorial Day Weekend!

Wishing Everyone a Safe and Fun Memorial Day Weekend!

In honor of Memorial Day this coming Monday, we wanted to share with you some photos of truly eye-catching patriotic candy buffets from around the web. Above photo is from AListBaby.net Above photo is from CandyBuffetCreations.com Above photo is from HowToCookThat.net Above photo is from Marabous.com.au Above photo is from Weddings.TheKnot.com The next time you’re planning a party and want to add a sweet touch, don’t forget to come by.

Pink and Brown Candy Buffet and Party Ideas

Pink and Brown Candy Buffet and Party Ideas

Pink and brown have always been two colors that coordinate together super well.  Over the last few years it’s been a pretty trendy color pallet for a number of things, but especially parties.  It’s perfect for bridal showers, baby showers and girls’ birthday parties.  It’s also a super fun and easy pallet when planning an awesome candy buffet. Here are our top picks for pink and brown candy for an.

Totally Awesome 80s Themed Birthday Party!

Totally Awesome 80s Themed Birthday Party!

Those of us born in the 1980s are entering our 30s over the next several years, which means 80s themed birthday parties are coming back in full swing!  It’s not like the 80s ever totally went out of style, I mean, I still think almost everything from that decade is cool, but now others are starting to catch on. Take a look at these totally rad recent birthday party pics.

Books From Our Favorite Bloggers!

Books From Our Favorite Bloggers!

It seems like all of our favorite event inspiration, party planning blogging sites have come out with amazing books lately.  For anyone interested in throwing awesome parties, planning fun and memorable events, and the latest trends and recipes in baking then all of these books are a MUST HAVE for your library.  Here’s a look at some of our favorites. Push-Up Pops by Courtney Dial Whitmore Courtney is the mastermind.

Delicious Sweet and Salty Snack Mix!

Delicious Sweet and Salty Snack Mix!

I was on one of my favorite sites the other day, Cookies and Cups, and saw this amazingly delicious “Chubby Hubby Snack Mix.”  Just look at these mouthwatering photos and you’ll be itching for the recipe too, right? This snack mix is a new take on the traditional Chex Party Mix, transformed into a sweet and salty flavor explosion!  It includes Rolos, Mini Peanut Butter Cups, Baking chocolate, pretzels and.

Throw a Golf Par-Tee!

Throw a Golf Par-Tee!

Spring is in full bloom and we’re steamrolling ahead towards summer, so you know what that means – it’s golf season!  Golf is becoming exceedingly popular with people of all ages, thanks to Tiger Woods (pre-Thanksgiving incident 2010, of course) as well as a slew of young whipper-snapper golfers coming up the ranks.  That’s why this is the perfect time to throw a golf “Par-Tee” (get it?)! Here are a.

Yellow and Green Tractor Party!

Yellow and Green Tractor Party!

I just love all these creative and colorful birthday parties these days! Especially the ones for little boys, because sometimes it seems difficult to come up with a really great party theme for them.  Take a look at this awesome Tractor Party from Pizzazzerie.com – what little boy wouldn’t love a party full of John Deere tractors? As always, we think candy really makes  an event stand out, and luckily.

love Love LOVE this Black and Teal Rock-a-Bye Baby Shower!

love Love LOVE this Black and Teal Rock-a-Bye Baby Shower!

I just adore this awesomely trendy hipster baby shower featuring a cool black and teal color scheme.  The parents-to-be must be super cool to have a rock-and-roll theme for the shower.  I think this baby is bound for musical greatness.  Or at least he’ll be a super cool hipster like his parents. The teal blue set against the black and white houndstooth pattern is so striking.  These photos make amazing.