Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Free Party Printables

I can't believe it but, The push ups sold out in 12 hours!
I will be getting more in stock so,
please check back in with me.

In the meantime, I had offered these free
2 inch party pircles with any Push Up order.

Now they are available to you too! I tried and tried to get them on Scribd with no avail.
So if you would like a copy, just send me an email

They are yours to create cupcake toppers, favor tags,
embellish napkins, etc.
Happy Creating!

Monday, March 28, 2011

We have a winner!

Thanks to all that entered my Birthday Celebration Giveaway! Now, for the big announcement! The Winner is #71 Cineca Spring who said: "I love the Cake Pop Doilies from Simply Creative" Congrats to the winner!

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Push Cakes with Free Labels!

Well, it is finally here! I am selling these push up containers
in my Etsy Shop!

You all remember the old Orange Sherbet Push Ups right?
Well, this is kicking it up a notch in cuteness!

You can use these for any dessert.
And I plan to do just that!

This week only with every order I am giving you the 2 inch Easter Party Circle Printables Free.
These are the printables pictured here.

You have until Sunday April 2nd to get this offer.

Shown here without labels.
Custom labeling available for your event!
Just send me a convo on Etsy here!

Hoppy...I mean Happy Monday!

Friday, March 25, 2011

Champagne Please!

Happy Friday!
What a fantastic week!
I think I will celebrate right into
the weekend with this!

Strawberry Champagne Punch

Yield: 12 serving

1 liter sparkling champagne
1¼ cups fruit punch
1¼ cups ginger ale
1¼ cups orange juice
1 pint fresh strawberries
1 pint raspberry sherbet
1 pint vanilla ice cream

Chill juices and sodas before using.
Mix juices, soda and wine in punch bowl.
Add strawberries and stir.
Spoon in ice-cream and sherbet, mixing.
Add ice ball preferably made of frozen punch.
Garnish with strawberries, kiwi, orange slice!

This would be a fun to serve for Easter!
Dessert and champagne all at once!

You have until Sunday night to enter!
Big winner announcement on Monday!!

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Etsy Beauty: Cupcake Stands

If you have been around with me long enough,
you know that I am a sucker for
a cake or cupcake stand!

Well, my heart skipped a beat when I saw these lovlies!

I love the colors, the bell shape and the sweet birdie on top!
So cute! Can you imagine having a display of these?

Find them in the very talented shop of

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Birthday giveaway! Let's celebrate!

It's my bloggy birthday!
I can't believe I started this blog 2 years ago today!
I have had so much fun on this ride with all of you!

To celebrate I want to give you the opportunity to win
Some amazing gifts worth over $100!

Here's what you could win:

1. Posh Party Pretties
Genevieve with her oh so fun
Kandy Cones!
1 Dozen Kandy Cones for you

Party Printable Package
I can create a custom party printable package
to fit whatever theme you are celebrating
Or a credit of $45 to spend on whatever you wish
on multiple items throughout the year!

3. Push cake containers!!!!!
You will win 12 containers

4. Party straws
Color or your choice

Ways to enter!
6 in all!

and leave a comment here with your favorite Kandy Cone

and leave a comment here with your favorite printables.

3. Become a follower of
(Genevieve's Blog)

4. Become a follower of
my blog here!

5. Like us both on Facebook
and leave a comment on this post!
6. Blog or Facebook my giveaway
and leav a link in your comment here!

Now...I am going to celebrate the day away!

Monday, March 21, 2011

Colorful Cupcake Stand DIY

I am always on the lookout for a fun way
to display desserts and cupcakes in particularly.
I am styling some tables for an Art Birthday Party
this coming weekend so, when I came across this....

I was smiling from ear to ear with excitement
to see just how simple it is to make!
You can find all of the details here at Kristen Rickert!
I found the post over at A Subtle Revelry!
My new favorite blog!

Thursday, March 17, 2011

I'll Have Dessert and a Drink.....

Try this one tonight for your
St. Patricks Day Bash!
Just add a couple of scoops of vanilla ice cream
to a beer stein and top with your favorite
Stout beer!
Could it taste as good as it looks?

(Recipe via Martha Stewart)

Monday, March 14, 2011

St. Patty's Cake Pops!

Check out these very cute Cake Pops by

These would make a fun favor
or look great on a sweets table display.
Find all of the instructions here!

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Here Comes Peter Cotton Tail...

Hopping down the Bunny Trail....
I have had so much fun creating my next party!

Hippity Hop.....

My daughters and I had a fabulous time
yesterday setting up
this simple and fun table.

I started with the color combination
of Blue, Green and Pink.

Hope you enjoy a little
Easter inspiration....

We set the table up on this
sweet little Bunny Trail.....

The sweet set up....
I kept it simple with just a few items...
Cupcakes and Pink Lemonade
(opps....I noticed after looking at the pictures
we left a "p" out of hippity!)

The Cupcakes and Toppers....

The Pink Lemonade....

The Water Bottles....
to wash down all of the treats!

A little garland....

My Favorite Item
by far on the table!

Bunny Noses!!

I filled glass container with
pink jelly bellies for a party favor.

Aren't they cute?

My girls screamed in delight!
And so did mommy!!

I even got this flower from my girls.

You can find this Easter Collection
Here in my Etsy Shop!

Monday, March 7, 2011

Crashed and Burned!

Well, it is not technically burning but,
I would like to burn it!

My computer crashed yesterday so,
I am here in my daughters ultra hip
peace and love bedroom
envying her new laptop she got for Christmas!

I wish I could share the fun files I saved
but they are gone.
At least until I can recover my data!

Does this sound familiar to anyone?

I just finished up a hip mama baby shower
and a fun policeman themed party set!

I hope to have pictures to share soon!

Coming up:
Hip Chicks Easter Printables
Some Easter Freebies! (Can't wait to share these)
Alice in Wonderland Party..."We're All Mad Here"
And finally an Art Themed Party!

You can send your condolences for my computer here!
We always had that love hate relationship!
Happy Monday!

Friday, March 4, 2011

Edible Escort Cardrs

I love to see new ways to use common things...
Ok...lollipops are common,
but these are fabulous!
You can find these and so many more beautiful
lollipops here at Vintage Confections !
Go by and check them out!

Use these as escort cards for your wedding or
next big event!

Aren't these fun and playful?

Have a fabulous weekend!

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Play with your Food!

Want to get your kiddos in the kitchen
for breakfast?

This would wake up my kids in a second!
Not only do they love pancakes....yummy!

But, these are not your ordinary pancakes!

Check this out!

Made by father who quest
is to make fun pancakes
for his sweet children
Check him out here at
Jim's Pancakes!

He is amazing!

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Amazing Carnival Party

Something caught my eye yesterday while on facebook!
It was this amazing carnival party that was featured
over at Anders Ruff!
Did you see it?

If not here are the deatils!

The party was designed by
Jennifer Medina of Petit Delights
What kid wouldn't be so excited to see this
in their own back yard!
Jennifer didn't miss a thing!
Not a detail was missed

Now that is a set up!

Jennifer used the Vintage Clowning Around printable package
from Anders Ruff.
I love, love, love these!
You can find the entire set in their shop here!

Jennifer did such an amazing job!
Check out more from here site here!
(photography by Joanna Garcia Photography)

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Cupcake Liners: Not just for baking anymore!

Need a fun idea for a spring dessert table?
Look no further!

There are so many creative ideas using
cupcake liners these days!
I found this really cute idea over at
one of my favorite baking shops

You can find these cupcake liners
and instructions here!

Pin it!