Christmas Decoration Ideas

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Disclosure: This post is sponsored by At Home Store.Christmas Decoration Ideas The holidays are coming and one of my favorite parts is decorating. I am not sure why but those bows and balls, lights, and trees speaks to me. I think back to my younger self whose face was firmly pressed to the car window so I could look at the homes with their decor. It was the days before the technology overtook our curiosity. I would imagine who lived in those house as the car sped by. I would think they ...

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How to Throw a New Years Eve Party for Everyone

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Fun New Years Party IdeasThe ball is dropping. I am planning on making my normal resolution which is to save money. I do this every year, and every year I save money. The trick to saving money is simple, only spend money on what you enjoy. I happen to enjoy having friends over for parties. That can get expensive. I shop at Save-A-Lot to cut my costs. I find that they have a great selection and the prices help me to start my New Year off right. I will share some of my New Year Eve Ideas For ...

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Fondue Party Ideas

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Fondue Party IdeasCheese, Chocolate,  Cheer,  Conversations, and Cascade. These are my Fondue Party Ideas. You sit and you think that it would be nice to have people over. I get that sense of this would be a great idea and then self-doubt creeps over me like a rain washes over your just washed car. You want so badly to have people over but you aren't sure what to serve them. What would they like to eat? What would you do if you had people over? How would you get them to talk?I have an ...

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15 Steps to Fantastic International Table Decor with a Limited Budget

Learn how to decorate a table for a party

How to Decorate a Table for a Party We sit around you, and we talk, cry, impart wisdom. We salivate, and we eat not to just satisfy our hunger but to feed our soul. The warmth of the soup as it slowly travels down our throats and fills our belly or the glass of fresh squeezed lemonade that quenches our thirst after an exhausting day of erratic errands.We have one commonality that unites our humanity, and that is our emotions deeply connect us at our dining table. We seek comfort and ...

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DIY Poke-A-Pumpkin Halloween Party Game

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DIY Poke-A-Pumpkin Halloween Party GameHalloween is in 3 days! Can you believe it? This year we are throwing a Halloween/Birthday party for my nephew who is turning 2 and we decided to save some money by doing most of the decorations, games, and food ourselves. So today I wanted to share with you a really fun halloween party game that we made for the kids called Poke-a-Pumpkin. It's safer (and easier to clean up) than a pinata and still just as fun! The whole project costs around $10! ...

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Tips For Hosting a Low Budget Cookout

Tips For Hosting a Low Budget Cookout

Tips For Hosting a Low Budget CookoutIt's time to get that grill fired up! I cookout often during the spring and summer. It is much easier to clean up plus it keeps the house cooler by not using the oven. During the summer we host several parties. I do like to entertain but it can be a strain on the budget. Mrs. Not Made of Money brings us some tips today on how to save money while hosting a cookout. ...

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Disney Party with FREE Disney Food Label Printables!

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Showing Our #DisneySide With A Party + FREE Disney Food Label Printables! Disclosure: I was provided awesome party supplies from Disney in ordered to facilitate this post, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own! February has been a tough month around my house! We have had 1 little one with a case of Scarlet Fever, another one with a bad cold, and to top it all off, we were stuck in the house for over a week due to a freak ice/snow storm. So to say that we needed a little ...

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Why is Mardi Gras Celebrated?

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Why is Mardi Gras Celebrated? Mardi Gras - Boobs? Beads? Babies? When you think about Mardi Gras, what pops into your mind first? I may be the exception to the rule but I think about partying in New Orleans and all the beads and of course once I think about the beads my mind flashes (pun intended) to the method by which some are likely to do to earn some beads. I am talking about flashing your boobs of course. Well, I am here to set the record straight and tell you what Mardi Gras is really ...

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Christmas Party Ideas For Kids

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Christmas Party Ideas For Kids Can you believe that Christmas is in 17 days!? I don't know where this year went, I swear I was just grilling for 4th of July like two weeks ago, ha! So this year we are throwing our first Christmas party this year and we are planning on having quite a few kids running around our house which is something new for us. So while searching the web for some great Christmas Party Ideas for Kids to implement during our party I had a thought that there were ...

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Kids Halloween Party Ideas

Great Kids Halloween Party Ideas

Kids Halloween Party Ideas Are your kids excited about Halloween this year? I know mine are, it's one of our favorite holidays! We love to host fun themed parties, but we of course have to keep in kid friendly, so with that in mind I thought some of you might be looking for some fun Kids Halloween Party Ideas for the upcoming holiday. I searched the internet and found some really fun Kids Halloween Party Ideas for you to incorporate in your party this year!  ...

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