Well the countdown to Christmas is officially 2 sleeps! I cannot believe how fast this year has flown! ( Pretty sure that's what I say every year) If you are anything like me and love to throw a party or host a gathering, this time of the year is really the best! I currently have… Continue reading How to host a kick- ass Christmas or NYE party without breaking into a sweat…
Entertaining your kids every minute of the day is exhausting. It can be time consuming for you ( there are still errands to run, bills to pay and the clothes won't wash themselves!) and it robs kids of the opportunity to learn how to entertain themselves ( an important skill!) Children need to learn to amuse… Continue reading How to survive the school holidays with special guest, Anastasia from Kidspace Gold Coast
Did you know the average spend on kids parties in Australia is a min $300?
We love Halloween at our house. Our entire street gets into it and we all get excited to see what each other is going to dress up as. It is so much fun! My husband and I actually used to dress up and go trick or treating with our friends kids, before we had our… Continue reading Trick or Treat! Halloween treat ideas!
Lets talk food! I will admit to you straight up - I have always been that person who hovers by the food table at any event or party. I LOVE food! And when I throw a party I hate for anyone to go hungry. But making sure everyone is fed and happy doesn't mean I… Continue reading 5 ways to cut the catering costs of your next kids party…
I know what you are thinking... a) She must be crazy. b) She would have looked ridiculous dressed as a princess at 33 weeks pregnant! Well calm your farm people... there is more to the story. It is no secret, I love what I do. I can be corporate Nat by day and princess/ character… Continue reading Why I dressed up as a princess until 33 weeks pregnant…
We all love our kids no matter what the party size or cost. But as a part of my job with Strawberry Fundaes Kids Parties, I have been lucky enough to be a part of some pretty amazing luxury parties. Thats right - I am talking Kardashian style, fancy pants kids parties with drool worthy EVERYTHING. My friends… Continue reading How to throw a luxury kids party! (Guest blog feature with Decinda from Sugar and Spice Events)
Something I LOVE about hosting a party is giving little gifts to my guests to take home. I actually do it even if I am hosting a small dinner party! Crazy I know, but so much fun. I have been known to package up little cakes or give everyone a candle, or a flower or… Continue reading Party Favour with all the flavour!
Well Winter is upon us here in sunny Queensland! We are super lucky to live in a state where it doesn't get too frosty, ( even though I still don't cope with anything below 20 degrees!) so there is no stopping our party vibe. I absolutely love seeing all the new trends and decoration styles… Continue reading The Top Party Trends This Winter! (Guest Blog Feature with Roxanne from Lovely Occasions)
Parties are so much fun right!? But planning them can be super stressful. Especially if you have never thrown a party before! There is so much pressure these days to throw the perfect party. The pressure is often put on us by ourselves of course, but the list of things to prepare can get quite… Continue reading 5 Common mistakes made when planning a party (and how to avoid them)