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Lyon’s 8-BIT Minecraft Party

Well, I thought last year was hard with the Star Wars theme…but this year, I was even more stumped when the lil man insisted on a Minecraft party… I did a LOT of research. All up, the most time-consuming part was familiarizing myself with the theme (Lyon even endured trying to teach me how to […]

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Mika’s Unicorn Party

Mika turned 3 (back in November!) and is into all things magical, so naturally I was super excited to put together her unicorn-themed birthday party! Being so close to Christmas, we had a limited budget, but I think we did good (and Mika was beyond stoked with her special day). Note the incredible venue location, […]

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Lyon’s Star Wars Party

This year, the lil man insisted on having a Star Wars theme and going to Laserforce for his birthday…which was pretty much my worst nightmare when it comes to parties, because not only would it have to be scaled right back for transportation purposes and lack of space at the venue, but I also know […]

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Potted party food

Easy party food ideas to suit allergy kids – healthy food in disguise!

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“Why is there dirt in the fridge?!”

Mika turned 2 recently, and we threw her a Fairy Garden Party at home. Having had to cater to all sorts of allergies/intolerances in everyday life, I thought it would be a good idea to make something fun that would cover all the guests by being entirely “allergy-free”. One of the items on the themed menu […]

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Mika’s Fairy Garden Party

Mika turned 2 this year, so we threw a garden party at home (with fingers toes crossed for good weather, which it was, thankfully). We went with a “high tea” theme in girly colours (and red, her favourite colour) – any excuses really to use my vintage tea sets and new pretties from the Salt&Pepper range at Farmers! […]

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Lyon’s Wild Rumpus

Lyon turned 6 this year, so we threw a party at home, based on his current favourite book – Where the Wild Things Are… We got our gold leather crown from MOX. and out monster feet from the local dollar store. I got the onesie from The Warehouse and did a little DIY hacking (literally!) […]

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