Vintage Train Birthday

Well, for all of you who adore Pinterest, watch out!  I’m coming in full force with a very cool vintage train birthday party theme for the firstborn, who happens to have been born on 9/11.  We’ll be doing something casual – a little “hey classmates, show up at this park for two hours, run around [...]

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Hello Kitty Success!

Well, more than anything, we were lucky with the weather – the 3 yr old’s birthday party was able to be held entirely outdoors and with over fifty people in attendance, it was successful and a blast! We grabbed most of the food from the local Costco, and the ingredients for mimosas for the adults, [...]

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Hello Kitty Golden Birthday Invitations

A party needs to have an invitation, and I’m still a fan of the old fashioned mailing vs an evite.  I found a great Hello Kitty decal with a transparent background online and popped it into Illustrator, let Hannah pick the background, the colors of the fonts (OK, I guided her a bit) and plan [...]

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A Birthday Gala

We won’t mention Julie’s age here, but she did bring in her latest birthday in style.  I was excited when she came to me, asking for help in coordinating and designing a little formal party for her birthday – she and her husband CJ are wonderful people and I was thrilled to have the opportunity [...]

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