Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year! I am a Christmas fanatic. I have many Christmas traditions that roll out every year and I pretty much listen to carols and eat Candy canes as soon as they hit the shops! It is a time of giving and I absolutely love buying presents for… Continue reading Why I will be buying less toys this Christmas…
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 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