Nightmare Before Christmas Party Ideas

One of my husband’s favorite movies is Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, making a staple in our household every holiday season from Halloween through Christmas! And since Disneyland transforms the Haunted Mansion into a this motif every year around this time, we were even more excited to have a Nightmare Before Christmas party inspired by this theme! Plus,… Read More »

Day of the Dead Trunk-or-Treat Ideas

This post is spon­sored by Oriental Trading Company, but as always, all ideas and opin­ions are my own! October is FINALLY here, which means it’s Halloween time and the first project of the season is a Day of the Dead trunk-or-treat! We started participating in the rather new trunk-or-treat tradition a few years ago when… Read More »

Halloween Mickey and Minnie Trunk-or-Treat

I can’t believe Halloween is only one week away!!! We are especially excited for the holiday this year, as we will be spending it at Disneyland for Mickey’s Halloween Party! It is our very first time attending this special event and are all ready with our costumes, which we can’t wait to share! In the meantime,… Read More »

It’s Alive! Spooky Snacks with Frankenstein OREOs and Fanta Floats

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias and its advertiser. As always, all opinions are mine alone! #SpookySnacks #CollectiveBias Every year, my family and I get super excited for Halloween, but end up getting super busy and not enjoying the lead up to it as much as we would like. I made the conscious decision… Read More »

Do You Want to Build a Frozen Easter Basket?

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DisneyEaster #CollectiveBias Today is the first day of Spring, which means Easter is not far! Actually, it’s just a little over two weeks away, which is absolutely INSANE! It seems like it was just Wintertime and the entire country… Read More »

Fondant Lantern Tutorial for Chinese New Year Cupcakes!

So I’m pretty sure the biggest question on your mind these days with the approach of Lunar New Year is: Is this the year of the goat or the sheep?! 😉 I’m sorry to report that I don’t have a definitive answer for you. My friend Kris from kCreative also tried to resolve this conundrum with her… Read More »

Fortunate Valentine’s Cookies

Several years ago, I wanted to come up with a Valentine’s Day craft with which my then almost four year old could help to hand out to her preschool friends and teachers. I thought the idea of dipping fortune cookies into Wilton candy melts, adding sprinkles, then packaging them up into miniature Chinese take-out boxes… Read More »

Out of this World Classroom Valentines

Two more days until Valentine’s Day! My daughter’s class is celebrating today with what they refer to as a Friendship Party, so we spent yesterday afternoon prepping and finishing the Valentines for her classmates! We usually make the little gifts she hands out to her friends, so every year as Valentine’s Day is approaching, I usually keep… Read More »

You Make My Heart Beat Valentine Fondant Topper Tutorial

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away… are you ready?! I’m certainly not! My daughter and I are still working on her classroom Valentines for her fellow students. Since she is not allowed to take homemade goodies to school, we are coming up with another non-edible idea, similar to the ex-STRAW-ordinary Valentines she gave out… Read More »

I’m Nuts and Bolts About You! Love Machine Fondant Tutorial

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away! Are you ready to show your loved ones just how much they mean to you?! When creating Valentines, it’s hard to stay from super girly designs, as hearts and love themes in general are usually a bit feminine, but I wanted to create something that would be… Read More »