Time to get your ghoul on!

I hadn’t been to Ikea for such a long time, and thought I’d pop along to grab the new catalogue (and maybe some meatballs!). I had to make sure I got home in time to pick up the kids from school, so I was trying to make it a fairly quick lap through the maze.

There was one thing that grabbed my attention in the kitchen section though. They had Halloween stuff and I must confess I got a little excited! I grabbed some cute napkins, paper plates, cups and cupcake liners. They also had metal tea light holders, and don’t forget the pumpkin and bat food label or place name holders. Could definitely use those for my daughters’ halloween themed birthday party this year!

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Peppa Pig Party

My niece turned three on the weekend, so of course we had to have a party! One of her favourite characters is Peppa Pig, so I got busy making some party decorations to brighten up the event.

It was a bit last minute, and I was originally only going to bake a cute cake, but before I knew it my natural tendency to go ‘OTT’ got the better of me! I decided on a pastel pink and blue colour scheme because I’d recently bought some cute polka dot paper straws in those colours. And they seemed the perfect choice for a little girl!

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Plants vs Zombies: Food & Party Games

I’ve finally made it to the last post on my little mans’ birthday party. I promise there will be no more zombies after this … at least until Halloween anyway! The last few photos I’m going to share are of the savoury party food and games.

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Plants vs Zombies: Dessert Table & Decorations

I think I’m slowly getting better at setting out the dessert table with each party we have. The trick to success though would be to have a practise run a few days before the party. Maybe I’ll be organised enough for that next time!

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