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)
Parties are all about having fun right? Absolutely! Everything is roses and nothing ever goes wrong! Like EVER... If only.... Kids are always unpredictable and from my personal experience, attending literally hundreds of parties, I recommend the following items listed below to have on hand for just in case. I have seen all sorts from… Continue reading Kids Party Emergency Kit
My question to you all today is - Should the birthday girl or boy 'win' every game played at their party? The child is the true guest of honour at their party, but should they win every game? I ask this because I have noticed a shift over the last 6 / 12 months and… Continue reading Always a Winner? Should kids win all the games at their own party?
Well it's no secret that I love a good backdrop or feature wall. They make for a great photo opportunity to have a keepsake memory of that particular event. It makes things so much more interesting rather than standing in front of a boring white wall right? (Well I think so!) And they don't have… Continue reading 5 Easy Party Backdrops for the Perfect Party Photo
So I have another confession... Sometimes I dress up as a fairy or a character and entertain people. Sometimes I dress fancy and mingle as me. Last week I was the fancy and mingley type( not a word I know, but just deal with it). I was invited as a guest to enjoy a special… Continue reading Identity Crisis
Reward yourself people! Friend - Hey! How have you been? You – Oh my gosh I have been sooooooo busy! Sound familiar? For some reason, we all have this constant ‘busy’ answer. Maybe you are busy, maybe you feel busy (I mean hello, being a mum, running a business and working is busy right?) but… Continue reading Reward Yourself!
Well we all know I love a party right??? Since my own birthday party recently, I have had quite a few mums email me asking for tips on how to throw a boho style party. So I thought I would share examples from my own birthday party and from some of the other 'at home'… Continue reading How to host a Boho dinner party…
Hello again everyone! It has been a while! 2 years in fact!! And for that I am sorry. Mostly sorry to myself because I love to write. So here I am relaunching my blog Confessions of a Costume Character! The blog where I share funny adventures about my juggle of working in a corporate world… Continue reading Well Hello Again!
No it's not the story line for Frozen 2 if that's what your thinking! I am super excited to announce / confess to all my costume party bookers that I am having a baby! This costume character is going to have to hang up the cape and wear normal hair instead of wigs for a… Continue reading Elsa is having a baby!