With as many cute and creative ideas out there, a cupcake is always a fantastic choice for any gathering or celebration! These little fall pumpkin cupcakes are a wonderful treat to celebrate my sister Natalie and her husband Chris’s wedding anniversary. Pumpkin Cupcakes Makes 18-22 Cupcakes What You Need: • Hand mixer • Two large mixing bowls • Parchment paper • ¼ measuring cup • Cupcake baking tin • Cupcake papers • 1 quart-sized ziplock bag • Toothpicks … [Read more...]
Plus Pumpkin Pie Cream Cheese Dip Recipe
What I love most about Halloween is that it can be tailored for all ages. You can host a fun, colorful party for kids or a spooky cocktail party for adults. Plus ideas for party themes are endless. You can host a festive Halloween Spooktacular, a scary Monster Bash, or a fancy Graveyard Gala. Every party needs food, drinks, and most importantly- decorations to set the mood. Customizable labels, coasters, favor tags and free party printables will make your event both memorable and … [Read more...]
In with the luscious colors, the sweet chilly breezes, and the yearning to bundle up that fall brings, I have the pleasure of celebrating many of my dear friends’ birthdays. My best friend Blythe, of over 20 years, is celebrating her birthday—and when I saw these creative cupcakes, I was inspired by how fun they would be to make with kids. Blythe is a substitute teacher and I had to make them for her party, as well as pass along the idea for her to do with one of her … [Read more...]
Plus Free Printables!
Celebrate the first big win of the season by throwing a party for your basketball team! The new Basketball style is perfect for decorating and making the event fun and personalized for your school. Available in over 160 color combinations, find your team colors and show some school spirit. For the Fairmont High Bobcats girls JV basketball team we created a colorful table of treats just for them complete with a free printable garland. We served basketball cupcakes decorated with … [Read more...]
A Homemade Twist on Caramel Creams
My sister and her daughter are returning from visiting family in Alaska, and I thought this would be a wonderful opportunity to try making my sister’s favorite candy— Milk Caramels! The day after she flies in, we’re having a big neighborhood party to welcome her and her little Lucy. Milk Caramels Make the milk cream first; in order to have it ready to go when the caramel is done. What You’ll Need: • Candy thermometer • Large uncoated sauce pot • Whisk • 2 9x9 … [Read more...]