Olympics Party Ideas!

Olympics Party Ideas!

The Summer Olympics are just a week away, so who’s having a party?  Lots of you are probably planning some kind of get-together centered around your favorite sports, whether it’s swimming, gymnastics, women’s soccer or track & field (or whatever other Olympic sport you’re into). Well we wanted to make that candy buffet you’re planning easy-peasy, so here are our top picks to go along with those famous Olympic Ring.

Party Decor DIY – Yarn Wrapped Vases!

Party Decor DIY – Yarn Wrapped Vases!

Check out these awesome party decor DIY vases, everyone!  They are so chic, stylish and SIMPLE! The instructions call for the  most basic items so all you need to buy are cool shaped vases, flowers and yarn to match your decor and everything else you probably already have at home. – Vases – Yarn – Scissors – Hot Glue Gun – Glue Sticks – 1 Bunch Mini Dahlias (or other.

Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Frosting = HEAVEN!

Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Frosting = HEAVEN!

Holy Cupcake Heaven, Batman – check out these Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Frosting! These cupcakes have my three favorite things in them – chocolate, peanut butter and cookie dough! I literally drooled on my computer keyboard when I saw these photos on GimmeSomeOven.com (cute name for a blog, too, don’t you think?) GimmeSomeOven’s recipe was adapted from Lindsay Landis’s The Cookie Dough Lover’s Cookbook – one of.

Top 10 Most Expensive Desserts in the World!

Top 10 Most Expensive Desserts in the World!

Well, here’s one list we’re glad our products aren’t on!  TopTenz.net put together a list of the Top 10 Most Expensive Desserts in the World, and boy are they pricey!  The cheapest one starts at $854 and they go all the way up to a $1.65 million dollar fruitcake – whuuut?  I was surprised that a fruitcake – the most ridiculed and lambasted desserts of all time actually “takes the.

Colorful Muppets Birthday Party!

Colorful Muppets Birthday Party!

This bright and colorful Muppets themed birthday party is so amazing, don’t you think?  What little kid wouldn’t love to have this birthday party?  The colors, the candy, the games – what more could you ask for? Here are some photos: This party is such a feast for the eyes and the stomach!  There are about 4 times as many photos on Kara’s Party Ideas so please click here to.

Gorgeous Dress Made of 50,000 Gummy Bears!

Gorgeous Dress Made of 50,000 Gummy Bears!

An Alexander McQueen inspired gown has been created from 50,000 colorful gummy bears!  How amazing is this?  The dress was handmade for TWELV Magazine’s debut issue and weighs a hefty 220 pounds. It takes three super strong people just to move it, so we probably won’t see anyone dancing in it any time soon. How exactly is a gummy bear dress made? First, steel wire is twisted to create the shape of.

Five Fun Things for Friday!

Five Fun Things for Friday!

Wow, it’s been a long time since our last Five Fun Things post.  There are just so many cool things out there right now, we’re just going to dive right in.  Here are Five Fun Things that we are totally loving right now. Salt Cellar and Spoon (0r candy dish, depending on how you want to use the bowl) from Jeanette Zeis Ceramics on Etsy.   Pretty much everything on.

Did You Know We’re on Pinterest?

Did You Know We’re on Pinterest?

Yes, it’s true!  We are on that wildly popular website that everyone is talking about – the one that lets you pin you favorite photos into groups for inspiration, fun and sharing! We’ve got 10 amazing boards and tons more on the way so you can pin your favorite candy, dessert table and party inspiration photos to your heart’s contest. Here’s a sampling of some of our boards.  To see.

Super Cute Ice Cream Cone Event Decor!

Super Cute Ice Cream Cone Event Decor!

Check these out – DIY Ruffled Ice Cream Cone Event Decorations! Created by Katie form Icing Designs, these cones are simple to create and make adorable embellishments for any event.  They’re also perfect for giving away to guests as they leave – sure to be a crowd favorite because they’re just so darn cute! These are also perfect if you’re planning on having an Ice Cream Sundae party, don’t you.

Where to Get Your 4th of July Printables?

Where to Get Your 4th of July Printables?

The 4th of July is NEXT WEEK – can you believe it?  I am so looking forward to the day off and spending it at the pool and BBQing while celebrating our nation’s freedom.  If you’re having a 4th of July party, you might be wondering where you can get those awesome party printables so you can label your food and add a nice touch of patriotic charm to your.