Posts made in February, 2012

Mario Birthday Party Complete With Mario Themed Food And Games

Posted by on Feb 28, 2012 in Food, Fun for Kids, Kids Party | 6 comments

Mario Birthday Party Complete With Mario Themed Food And Games

I had a blast putting together a special Mario Brothers themed birthday party for my five year little boy old and his friends!  The party was complete with lots of fun activities for preschoolers and kid friendly food all with a Mario Brothers twist. When my first born decided he wanted to have a Mario Party and invite some of his friends from school I was so excited.  It was a fun theme and something that he really loves right now. I made up some invitations that included Mario riding on Yoshi’s back and holding a birthday cake with a 5 on top of it.  I used Picnik (which is sadly...

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Cake Batter Truffles

Posted by on Feb 24, 2012 in Food, Kids Party | 0 comments

Cake Batter Truffles

I’m fairly certain that I would love anything that has the words cake batter in it!  For the kid’s birthday this year I tested out some cake batter recipes and loved them all.  The cake batter truffles where, by far, my favorite.  These no bake truffles are easy to make but so hard to stop eating! Last week we celebrated two birthdays in our house.  With parties on days that were not on actual birthdays it seems like we partied all week long.  I found three great cake batter recipes that I incorporated into our week long birthday celebrations.  The recipes included a cake...

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Winter Activity To Keep Kids Moving – Go Swimming At Your Local Hotel

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 in For Moms, Fun for Kids | 1 comment

Winter Activity To Keep Kids Moving – Go Swimming At Your Local Hotel

The onset of cabin fever always seems to take its toll on the entire family during the winter months.  Keeping the kids active and allow them to burn off extra energy by visiting your local hotel’s pool for a swim. Winter time in Wisconsin is a difficult time to be a stay at home mother of toddlers.  In the summertime it seems as though we are outside and moving from the time we wake up until the time we go to bed.  The moment that winter hits I begin to panic because I know what is coming.   Two toddlers with more pent up energy than they know what to do with!  The kids are...

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Ice Cream Birthday Party

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in Fun for Kids, Kids Party | 3 comments

Ice Cream Birthday Party

An ice cream themed birthday party is fun for kids of any age, and adults too!  Putting together a party filled with all things ice cream is simple because items are readily available all year round.  Your whole family will be screaming for ice cream.  What kid wouldn’t love it?  It is the perfect theme to celebrate a special birthday! My little lady loves her ice cream, and all things sweet, for that matter.  In honor of our precious little girl’s birthday we decided that we should have an “ice cream social”  to celebrate with family.  Considering that the...

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A Fun Birthday Treat Alternative To Cupcakes – Delicious And Simple Cake Dip

Posted by on Feb 16, 2012 in Food, Kids Party | 29 comments

A Fun Birthday Treat Alternative To Cupcakes – Delicious And Simple Cake Dip

Need a new birthday treat?  This Cake batter dip is fun and delicious.  By combining a few simple ingredients you have a festive birthday treat that tastes fabulous and is way easier than baking a cake. I simply cannot believe that my very first baby is turning 5 today.  In honor of my sweet little guys birthday I wanted to share with you a super simple recipe that he LOVES! What a fun alternative to the usual cupcake birthday treat! This was a fun recipe that I found on Pinterest via Tasty Kitchen .   The very first time I made this we were all head over heels for it.  It is so quick...

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