Tag: Birthday Parties

Birthday Season

I am happy to report that with the celebration of my daughter’s third birthday last weekend our 2016 Birthday Season is officially over. My children’s birthdays occur in almost consecutive months (April, May, and July). You can typically find me mailing out thank you cards for one party along with the invitations to the next. 

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Sharing Your Birthday with Those in Need

I have written before about my quest to declutter our home in recent months. Less is more has been my philosophy for quite some time now, and it has caused me to rethink several areas of my life. I’m trying very hard to resist clearance rack clothing that will soon fall apart; we’ve gotten really into local toy

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Thrifty Thursday: Party Like a Rock Star! (Part II)

If you missed Part I you can check it out here. Don’t worry, I’ll wait! Last month we celebrated my daughter’s third birthday. As of yet, I have found this to be the most exciting age for throwing a birthday party. It’s the first year she was really looking forward to celebrating with friends and

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Thrifty Thursday: Party Like a Rock Star! (Part 1)

I….LOVE….CELEBRATING…BIRTHDAYS! Mine, my family members’, my friends’…It’s the one day of the year that is all about YOU! My little Emma hasn’t had the opportunity to celebrate her first birthday yet (it’s coming up in May) but my daughter Caroline’s third birthday is rapidly approaching. I’m currently in the midst of lots of birthday party planning (but I will fill

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Birthday Parties

Let me begin by saying I love birthdays. I love my birthday. I love celebrating other people’s birthdays. I love finding someone the perfect birthday gift (and let’s be honest, receiving one too). What I don’t like are birthday parties. I’m terrible at throwing birthday parties…and I partially blame Pinterest. I just cannot put together the

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