Kids Favorite Things Party

How to throw a favorite things party for the kids with Uncommon Designs!

Last week the girls and I had the most fun throwing a Kids Favorite Things Party!  I had no idea that a party like this could be so simple to throw together… and so much fun for all of the guests! Today I thought I’d share all of the details and how we put it all together.  Here we go!

A Tree Trimming Party

Get the kids in on the fun this holiday season and throw a Tree Trimming Party! via Uncommon Designs

We are so thrilled to have Kristy from The Life and Times back again today!  She is sharing another adorable kids party… a tree trimming party! Take it away Kristy…

Cookie Exchange Party Free Printables

Host the easiest and most adorable Cookie Swap Party ever with these Cookie Exchange Party Free Printables via Uncommon Designs

Hello friends! It’s Kelly from Here Comes the Sun and I’m back this month to share some new and fun printables. Can you believe it is December already? I feel like Halloween was just yesterday. How many of you are going to a cookie exchange this holiday season? I have a soft spot for cookies, especially Christmas cookies. There are so many delicious Christmas cookies

Superbowl Football Ideas

Superbowl Football Ideas

Are you ready for some football?   With the Super Bowl on Sunday, we thought we would share some of our game day tailgating ideas. Trish and I love  some football and right before the college season  started this past fall, we did a few little crafts… Football Tailgating Ideas These ideas would be great for your Superbowl  party! Do you like to decorate or

Classroom Valentines and Decor

January 4

I am so excited to share some Classroom Valentine goodies with you today!  But first…. I have a little confession… I may have gone a little crazy in the Target holiday clearance section last week.  I may have purchased a few {dozen} felt heart gift package toppers. I just got all a flutter when I realized that they were about 10 cents each, and before I knew it, they had hopped

Winter Wonderland Birthday

Winter Wonderland Cupcakes (1)

Here is a post from the vault… aka from a few crazy, cloudy months at the beginning of last year .  It is too cute not to share with you guys!  ….cue dream sequence music…. My little La La {short for Lauren}  just turned three and we celebrated by throwing her a Winter Wonderland party! With all of the winter weather we have had this

Ten Minute Cable Knit Trees to Last You Through Winter

Cable Knit Tree

The sweet folks at Lion Brand Yarn contacted us a few weeks ago to see if we would be interested in trying out a few of their products. Seriously? Pinch me now! We thought about it for half a second and quickly hopped over to their site to take a look at what they had to offer.  I immediately fell in love with the Lofty Wool Blend yarn from

Hot Chocolate Recipes and Treats…Baby It’s Cold Outside!


Finally…we have some cold weather! { or at least here in the South we think it’s cold!! } So I thought it was time to break out the…  HOT CHOCOLATE!! My children and I love to snuggle up with a nice, steamy cup of hot chocolate…with fluffy marshmallows..of course!! We usually just have instant, but, this season I want to try to step it up! One trip to

Uncommon Events: Letter to Santa Party { A Free Printable }

letter to santa party

Letter to Santa Party Do you guys feel the excitement in the air?  Things are starting to look a lot like Christmas around here and my kiddos are just so full of joy and anticipation of all that the holidays bring! Today I wanted to share one of our favorite Christmas traditions… our Letter to Santa Party!  The weather has been so beautiful around here,

Pottery Barn Inspired Poinsettia Christmas Pillow

pottery barn poinsettia pillow knockoff

When I saw the latest issue of the Pottery Barn catalog, I just knew I had to create this beautiful Pottery Barn Inspired Poinsettia Pillow. The simplicity of design and color are just perfect for my home decor. I found a wonderful tutorial over at Centsational Girl and gathered up my supplies to create this stunning pillow! I found beautiful creamy white wool felt by the