DIY Cinnamon Ornaments {2 Ingredient Recipe} Easy for Kids!

It's December! We got our Christmas tree yesterday and I've hung the stockings on the mantle too. I love decorating my home and the warm feeling all the lights give when it's dark out. Since I live up in Western Massachusetts it's already getting dark here around 3:30-4:00 pm. The kids and I are bored and looking for fun stuff to do indoors and one of my favorite Christmas activities is making … [Read more...]

Black White & Red Mickey Mouse DIY Birthday Goody Party Bags {Sawyers 2nd Birthday Party}

I can't believe I still have posts about Sawyer's birthday not published right now. Things have been crazy and I keep meaning to make them a priority but I promise they will all get shared! I only have one or two left. Today I want to show you the Mickey Mouse DIY Birthday Goody Party Bags I made. They came out so cute! The Mickey Mouse goody bags were super simple to make. I looked around … [Read more...]

Mickey Mouse Meal Plates DIY Birthday Party {Sawyers 2nd Birthday Party}

When I started planning Sawyer's 2nd birthday party I really wanted to find a way to make as much of it myself if I could. Not everything needed to be big elaborate projects and having little ones that I could do in advance were really helpful. These Mickey Mouse Meal Plates turned out to be my favorite and were actually the easiest too. Sticking with the black, white, & red theme I was going … [Read more...]

Sawyer’s 1st Birthday Party {Mickey Mouse Themed} #PartyCity

I can't believe I still haven't shared Sawyer's Birthday!!! Where has the time gone? I was so excited to put together this fun Mickey Mouse 1st Birthday party thanks to Party City. I had a really hard time picking a birthday theme and spent a lot of time on some birthday sites and often found myself on Party City because they had all the themes I was considering in one place. Not only that but … [Read more...]

Sawyer’s Wilton Disney Mickey Mouse Birthday Cake {Step by Step Tutorial}

The theme for Sawyer's party took me forever to decide. So long that by the time I made up my mind it didn't leave much time for the planning. I wanted to be creative on the cake and almost even did a review on a really cute one from a local baker but in the end, I really wanted to make his Mickey Mouse Birthday Cake myself. So the morning before the party I woke up in a panic. I still had no idea … [Read more...]

Handy Manny: Big Construction Job and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey’s Number Roundup on DVD With Special Mickey Mote!

Gavin has been on this Mickey Mouse kick for several years now. It's one character that he just seems to love and doesn't pass on through. When I heard there was a new device that would make his favorite episodes even more fun I knew I'd have to give it a try. It's called the Mickey mote. This coming holiday, parents and their preschoolers will discover a whole new way to watch and play their … [Read more...]

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday – Mickey Mouse Cupcakes, Sorta…

Gavin recently celebrated his third birthday. Ok, a little longer then recently but it has taken me a bit to get the pics onto a CD. He didn't want a cake this year he wanted cupcakes! Plus, he wanted Mickey Mouse cupcakes! I know they aren't no Martha Stewart cupcakes, but he was happy! I've never made my own frosting before. I used the recipe on the back of the Hershey Cocoa. As you can see … [Read more...]