Gorgeous BOO cookies! #Halloween

{one pretty pin} Boo cookies

October 26, 2014

Leave it to Williams-Sonoma to create the most gorgeous and sophisticated Halloween cookies! I love how each letter in “BOO” has its own little motif. The night sky is especially stunning, though the spiderweb and pumpkin are wonderful too! Featured pin • Original source: Williams-Sonoma (no longer available for sale) • Pinned to: Halloween

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DIY Halloween costumes!

Links I’m Loving: Awesome DIY Halloween costumes

October 24, 2014

In an attempt to find the perfect costume, I’ve been pinning lots of DIY Halloween costumes this year. Here are 5 of my favorite ideas (although I still haven’t decided what I’m going to dress up as… eek!) “Raining Cats and Dogs” costume via Parents Roller Disco …

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Free printable Halloween Hershey labels

Free printable Halloween Hershey labels

October 23, 2014

Halloween is such an awesome holiday! I’ve made lots of fun free Halloween printables in the past, and I want to keep ‘em coming, because c’mon. Chocolate and parties and getting to dress up – what could be better than that! This year I designed …

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"Decorating Cookies Party" by Bridget Edwards - absolutely darling cookbook with 10 themes and 50 cookie designs!

Giveaway! “Decorating Cookies Party” by Bridget Edwards

October 22, 2014

I’m so excited to be giving away a copy of Bridget Edwards’ beautiful new book, Decorating Cookies Party! Decorating Cookies Party is the most darling cookbook, with loads of eye candy and easy-to-follow instructions. It includes 50 party-perfect cookie designs that are grouped into 10 themes, like …

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Fall colors #colorpalette

Party Palette: Fall colors

October 21, 2014

This adorable cake is from a grandparents’ day party but the color scheme is just right for fall! It’s not-quite-Halloween-y, despite the black and orange. Love it! Photo: In Flight Check out more “Party Palettes” (color palettes to inspire your party planning) here. You can also follow my …

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Monster s'mores from "Candy Aisle Crafts" by Jodi Levine

{one pretty pin} Monster s’mores

October 19, 2014

Eeeee! How cute are these monster s’mores! I just love their little faces, and the photo is really gorgeous, too. It’s from Candy Aisle Crafts by Jodi Levine – a really exciting looking new book (available here)! You can get the recipe for the monster s’mores …

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Free printable Halloween potion labels - use the potions to mix (and color) spooky drinks!

Free printable Halloween potion labels

October 16, 2014

Double, double toil and trouble… this is such a fun Halloween party idea! Would you dare to add “Truth Serum” to your drink? How about “Goblin Snot” or “Zombie Virus”?! Kids and adults alike will get such a kick out of creating sinister Halloween potions! Here’s …

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Cute and easy Halloween desserts!

Cute and EASY Halloween desserts

October 15, 2014

Just because a homemade Halloween treat is super cute doesn’t mean it has to be hard to make. All of these cookies, cupcakes, brownies, and even the truffles are a cinch to create and decorate – no advanced skills (or fondant) required! Ghosts, pumpkins, mummies, bats, spiders …

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Cute as a cupcake party #colorpalette

Party Palette: Cute as a cupcake party

October 14, 2014

Eee! This color palette makes me so happy. Yellow is my favorite color, and it looks perfect with the pinks and blues in this “cute as a cupcake” party by Smash Cake & Co! Photo: Smash Cake & Co Check out more “Party Palettes” (color palettes …

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Little Mermaid theme birthday party

Little Mermaid party: Sadie is 2!

October 13, 2014

Today I’m happy to share a colorful Little Mermaid theme party that was submitted by Lyttle of Love, The Sullivans. Lyttle used clip art that she found online to create the decor – all of which was homemade. The color scheme for the party was done in …

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