Holiday Table Settings for an Eco-friendly Holiday

Holiday table settings can be simple or elaborate.  When you’re trying to have a more eco-friendly holiday, it makes sense to choose cloth napkins, placemats, and tablecloths. When creating centerpieces and name cards choose re-usable or natural decor items.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a […]

Tropical Party Ideas and Invitations for Summer Fun

Looking for tropical party ideas? If you’re melting in the heat like I am here in Vermont, consider holding a “Welcome to the Tropics” tropical party! Invite friends and family over to hang out in the sweltering heat (or your cool air-conditioned living room) and get into the spirit of this tropical weather.  Of course, […]

Build Your Own Slider Bar With These Simple Tips

Have you ever thought about a build your own slider bar? This is a simple idea for any type of party or get together. It works well for kids, teens, and adults. Best of all, the clean up is minimal and it’s easier to entertain large numbers of people at once than with a sit-down meal. This […]

A Sportscaster’s Guide to Watching Football by Mark Oristano

Are you looking for a Sportscaster’s guide to watching football? If you’re like me, football is a bit of a mystery? Sure, I watch it with my family, but I don’t really understand what’s going on most of the time. But, since my family loves watching football, it’s a big part of our fall entertainment. […]

5 Ways for Parents to Cut Halloween Costs and Double the Fun

Do you need to cut Halloween costs this year? Halloween can get expensive! In fact, experts claim that in 2009, on average Americans spend over $55 per person on Halloween. If you have a family of four, you know that things can add up fast! This post contains affiliate links, and I will receive compensation if […]

Planning a Fancy Nancy Tea Party for the Kids to Enjoy

Are you planning a Fancy Nancy tea party? Or, would you love to learn more about Fancy Nancy? Fancy Nancy is an adorable little girl who is featured in a Harper Collin’s children’s book series.  Fancy Nancy loves to dress up and be fancy and what better way to be fancy than by having a […]