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Earth Day Milk and Bookies Lorax Party!

Earth Day Milk and Bookies Lorax Party!

Dr. Seuss’ Lorax makes a PERFECT PARTY theme for young children, and it’s also a perfect way to celebrate Earth Day.  TRY to IMPART THE LESSONS OF THE LORAX on children, they are the hope for the future and are eager to be stewards of our planet, if you give them the chance.  Not only has the movie made the story hot and the characters more beloved than ever, the Lorax is a perfect parable […]

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Chick-A-Tea Sandwiches For Easter and Spring Celebrations!

Chick-A-Tea Sandwiches For Easter and Spring Celebrations!

These charming Chick-A-Tea Sandwiches are fun appetizers for the younger set at your spring celebrations. Place a platter at the children’s Easter Buffet Table and offer to the kids along with a beverage upon their arrival, ensuring they have eaten something before they get to go play and hop around. Chick-A-Tea Sandwiches Ingredients Sandwich bread Yellow American cheese Carrots Icing/Small dark round candies Shredded lettuce. Instructions Make cheese sandwiches. Using an egg shaped cookie cutter, […]

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Bunny Breakfast For Easter and Spring Celebrations

Bunny Breakfast For Easter and Spring Celebrations

Surprise the children with this breakfast that proves a meal can be just as fun as a treat. Actually, we don’t think the younger ones will realize it’s not a treat! Don’t forget to make one for yourself too – it really is fun and delicious to eat.  Makes a perfect meal for Spring and Easter Celebrations. Easter Flapjack Rabbit (Makes 1) Ingredients 5” Round pancake 1 banana 1 tsp. raspberry or strawberry jam 2 […]

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“Little Peeps” Easter Table Centerpiece

“Little Peeps” Easter Table Centerpiece

  For the “Little” Peeps Easter Table! Here’s a simple yet special idea for your Easter celebration.  Mason jars filled with an assortment of colorful Peep Bunnies and Chicks and Easter candy are the perfect pick for your “little peeps” Easter table centerpiece. When the party is over, they double as a family favor.  Send each family home with a jar as their keepsake of a special day. Note: depending on the size of your […]

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Little Girl’s Princess Birthday Party Theme!

A princess party is timeless, it seems to be a top pick for little girls year after year.  Today we want to share a very special party planned and produced by the talented Tali of A Party Studio.  We love this party because it makes room for the boys too and some very handsome pirates!   You can connect with Tali founder of A Party Studio on facebook here>  and be sure to visit her […]

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Little Boy’s Helicopter Birthday Party Theme!

Little Boy's Helicopter Birthday Party Theme!

Today we want to share a very special party planned and produced by the talented Tali of A Party Studio.   We love this party theme and all of its special touches.  What little boy {or girl} wouldn’t love it – Cheers to A Party Studio!  You can connect with Tali founder of A Party Studio on facebook here>  and be sure to visit her Etsy Shop here> Tali’s son, Asher, is crazy about helicopters so […]

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Healthy Popcorn Recipe from ‘CLEAN FOOD’ by Terry Walters

Healthy Popcorn Recipe from 'CLEAN FOOD' by Terry Walters

  POPCORN GETS A BUM RAP as a result of the non-nutritional toppings that so often dress it, but popcorn is low in calories and touts health benefits such as fiber and zinc.  Add air popping and nutritional toppings and you have a snack that you can feel good about.  Best-selling author Terry Walters, was at the NY KIDS FOOD FESTIVAL this week, demonstrating how families can lead a healthier life. She shared her recipe […]

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Sweet Valentine’s Day Card Crafting Party For Kids!

Sweet Valentine's Day Card Crafting Party For Kids!

Children love making handmade Valentine’s Day cards – it’s a craft and gift in one! They will be so proud to gift these sweet cards crafted with love. To make this activity extra fun this year host a Sweet Valentine Cards Crafting Party! Its simple to do and so much fun, check out the smiles below! Inspiration: Retro ‘70s Valentines – Inspired by the sweet valentines from our youth, we used sheets of Cavallini Valentine […]

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10 Terrific Snow Day Snacks!

10 Terrific Snow Day Snacks!

(pictured are two of my boys on a snow day a few years back) In a kid’s world, a snow day is the BEST day (excluding Christmas or their birthday). Maybe it’s the element of surprise – they’re not sure if it’s going to happen so when they awake to the glorious announcement of “snow day”, it is instantly a special occasion.  It’s simple to make the day even more special with one of these […]

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How To Host a Gingerbread House Decorating Party!

How To Host a Gingerbread House Decorating Party!

Disclosure:  Party Bluprints Inc. was compensated to develop special seasonal content for Collective Bias.  Host a Holiday Party for Children Featuring a Classic Treat & Sweets Looking for a fun party idea to entertain the kids this holiday season? Host a Gingerbread House Decorating Party. It has an activity as the central focus and is sure to keep the hands and minds busy, while spreading holiday spirit.    Tips for Hosting a Gingerbread House Decorating […]

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Candy Cane OREO Santa Hat Cookies

Candy Cane OREO Santa Hat Cookies

Whether you’re a twister or a diehard dunker, you’re going to love this OREO Cookies recipe. Made to look like Santa’s iconic red hat, they are almost too cute to eat. Almost. Made from OREO Cookies with Candy Cane-flavored Crème—available exclusively at Target stores this holiday season for $2.99—these Christmas cookies are a blissful blend of chocolate, cream cheese, strawberries and a hint of peppermint. Lay them out for Santa, bring them to a holiday […]

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Twelve Days Of Christmas Craft – Good Deeds For Kids!

Twelve Days Of Christmas Craft - Good Deeds For Kids!

Bring the 12 Days of Christmas to life with the 12 Days of Christmas “Good Deed” Cards DIY wall art. We loved creating this craft and the kids are so excited to get started this holiday – Dec 12th to be exact!  The best thing about this project is that it pulls double duty as a fun holiday decoration and a meaningful holiday activity.  It will have children jumping at the chance to reveal their […]

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Super Snickerdoodle Recipe

Super Snickerdoodle Recipe

Elizabeth’s Snickerdoodle Recipe.  Elizabeth is definitely the baker at the Partybluprints Blog and the week before Christmas is one of my favorite times to drop by her house because she bakes lots of delicious cookies.  I live just down the street and I think I can smell Snickerdoodles from here! These are hands-down my son’s favorite Christmas cookie (I can’t resist them either). We like to use a variety of sprinkles to give each batch […]

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Family Favorite Holiday Dessert Idea – Strawberry Santa Hats #KraftEssentials

Family Favorite Holiday Dessert Idea - Strawberry Santa Hats #KraftEssentials

Can you imagine your kids’ faces when you bring this to the family table? My Mother-In-Law Laura has been making this dip since I met my husband ( we’re talking 20+ years now)  and it’s always the crowd favorite.  I can’t wait for you to try it! PLUS It’s SO GOOD and SO EASY to make… No Bake Dessert Only 5 ingredients Takes minutes to make  Strawberry Santa Hats & Elf Dip Ingredients 12-20 large […]

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Kids Christmas Appetizers

Kids Christmas Appetizers

When entertaining for the holiday it’s important to consider the pint-sized guests at your party.  One way to make them feel special is to serve kid-friendly food in an area that they can easily access and help themselves.  Bonus here is that when the kids are happy, the grown-ups at your celebration can enjoy some uninterrupted holiday cheer! These 4 kids favorites make perfect party appetizers and come from Pilsbury.com. The site literally has hundreds […]

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‘Tis The Season Taco Tree – Easy Holiday Dinner Recipe

'Tis The Season Taco Tree - Easy Holiday Dinner Recipe

Disclosure:  Party Bluprints Inc. was compensated to develop special seasonal recipes for Kraft #KraftEssentials Looking for a way to make the family dinner special this season?  Look no further! This simple and special ‘Tis the Season Taco Tree does the trick and you know the kids will love eating it!  Here’s how to make yours tonight . . . ‘Tis Taco Tree (Makes 1 Tree – 10 Tacos) Ingredients 1 lb. ground beef 1 packet […]

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3 Popcorn Recipes For A Holiday Party!

3 Popcorn Recipes For A Holiday Party!

  Perfect Popcorn Recipes for your Holiday Party from a Bullseye View Fabulous festive food ideas are popping up in the heads of  Target’s food scientists and food trend designers this season.  Below we share three of their very merry recipes for party popcorn.  These are perfect for your holiday celebrations, make great munchies while watching Christmas specials on the tube, and can serve as a great gift or favor idea. You can enjoy more […]

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Star of David Staircase with Command™ Brand

Star of David Staircase with Command™ Brand

A Stairway to Heaven, Hanukkah-Style.  We love this simple and special way to celebrate the festival of lights! Star of David Staircase Create the Star of David with painted blue Popsicle sticks (make 8 for the 8 nights of Hanukkah) and hang each from the banister railing of your stairway with Command™ Clear Mini Hooks. In honor of the “Festival of Lights” string little blue Hanukkah Lights with  Command™Clear Decorator Clips down the banister to enhance […]

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The Ultimate Thanksgiving Kids Table!

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Kids Table!

photo credits – Alexandra Mascali Some of the most impressionable and important guests you will host this holiday are children.  You have the opportunity to make memories for them that will last a lifetime!  So with this in mind we created the Tots Turkey Table – perfect for your Thanksgiving Holiday! TOTS TURKEY TABLE – “HOW TO” Start with the foundation, a tablecloth – this Spiced Pumpkin Colored Tablecloth works perfectly with all the colors, […]

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Soleil Moon Frye NYC Launch Of “Let’s Get This Party Started!” Exclusively At Target!

Soleil Moon Frye NYC Launch Of “Let’s Get This Party Started!” Exclusively At Target!

  As if we didn’t love Target enough, they are now becoming one of our favorite one-stop party shops! On Tuesday, Oct. 15, Target co-hosted an intimate blogger gathering with their Mommy Ambassador Soleil Moon Frye to celebrate the launch of Soleil’s new book “Let’s Get This Party Started!”  The event was held at Sprinkles Cupcakes in New York City, and highlighted the Target-exclusive version of the book and brought to life some of its […]

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DIY Halloween Monster Cupcake Toppers

DIY Halloween Monster Cupcake Toppers

This post is an excerpt from Evite Gatherings promotion and is sponsored. Hairy {Not Scary} Monster Cupcake Toppers! If you love this cute idea for cupcake toppers, come check out our entire Party Bluprint for a “Monstar Mash” inside the NEW Evite Gatherings digital magazine – just click below to view. Monster Cupcakes Ingredients 1 box Betty Crocker cake mix (plus ingredients listed on box) 1 12-oz. container Betty Crocker whipped frosting 12 paper baking […]

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Green-Eyed Monster Halloween Party Punch #EviteGatherings

Green-Eyed Monster Halloween Party Punch #EviteGatherings

This post is an excerpt from Evite Gatherings promotion and is sponsored. Make party fun with with Monster Punch -  it’s easy and the kids will love it! If you love this recipe, come check out our entire Party Bluprint for a “Monstar Mash” inside the NEW Evite Gatherings digital magazine – just click below to view. Green-Eyed Monster Punch Ingredients 2 gallons neon-colored lemon-lime sports drink/juice 1 navel orange, washed and sliced 1 lime, […]

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Easy Halloween Dinner Idea! #EviteGatherings

Easy Halloween Dinner Idea!  #EviteGatherings

This post is an excerpt from Evite Gatherings promotion and is sponsored. Here’s the perfect way to fill kids’ bellies before they head out to trick-or-treat this Halloween. This recipe puts some veggies into Halloween – it’s easy for mom to make and yummy for kids to eat! If you’re hosting a party, it’s also the perfect “grab and go” meal for kids who are too excited to sit down to dinner.   If you […]

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Easy Halloween Party Favor – Glow Stick Monster Necklace! #EviteGatherings

Easy Halloween Party Favor - Glow Stick Monster Necklace!  #EviteGatherings

This post is an excerpt from Evite Gatherings promotion and is sponsored. Give kids a thrill this Halloween with this fun and functional favor! It’s super easy to make this favor for kids to wear while trick-or-treating.  The cute monsters are “hairy not scary”, and glow when it gets dark.  If you love this idea, come check out our entire Party Bluprint for a “Monstar Mash” inside the NEW Evite Gatherings digital magazine – just […]

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Kleenex For Back To School and Box Tops!

Kleenex For Back To School and Box Tops!

We were chosen as Kleenex Back to School Brand Ambassadors and given Kleenex tissue to donate to our local school.  All opinions are expressly our own. Each year, moms send their kids back to school knowing they will be exposed to germs.  Even though facial tissue is required in every classroom, moms may not be aware of how Kleenex brand tissues can help keep their kids’ hands clean – or how they support schools. As a […]

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Announcing The Live SoFab Back To School Issue #livesofab

Announcing The Live SoFab Back To School Issue #livesofab

We’re so excited to share the Back To School 2013 issue of the Live SoFab magazine, with YOU! Inside this issue we have packed 50+ tips, ideas and even a few recipes for starting the school year in style, and on the right foot. Whether your children are heading off to kindergarten or college or anywhere in between, back to school season is a chance to make a fresh start! We think you’ll LOVE what you […]

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Frozen Banana Split from ‘Desserts In Jars’

Frozen Banana Split from 'Desserts In Jars'

With the summer months upon us, outdoor birthday parties and gatherings for the children in our lives are the talk of the season. Rather than ho-hum cake and ice cream, here’s a uniquely special dessert that requires no baking pans or pie plates.  It comes from Shaina Olmanson, who I have had the pleasure of working with at Lifetime Moms.  I’ve been a fan of her recipes for years now, and wish her all the […]

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Jello Sailboats Party Dessert!

Jello Sailboats Party Dessert!

Check out our summery sailboat party dessert. It’s perfect for Birthday Parties, Outdoor BBQs and really any day you feel like making a little more special.  These are simple to make and inexpensive too.  Elizabeth made these for her son and daughter’s birthday celebration. It was a family party with lots of kids in attendance, but from what I hear, the Jello Sailboats were a hit with the adults too and her 2 teen children!  […]

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Graham Cracker Crusted Grilled Chicken – Friday Night Bites

It’s time for Friday Night Bites and tonight we have a recipe from the kids menu that the adults will love! Kick off your weekend with Graham Cracker Crusted  Grilled Chicken and some veggies or toss them into your favorite salad.  They’re simple to make and will surprise your family and friends.  Enjoy! Print Graham Cracker Crusted Grilled Chicken Author: Elizabeth Mascali Recipe type: Main Cuisine: American   Ingredients 4 thinly pounded boneless chicken breasts ¼ cup milk […]

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Wummelbox Kids Crafts – Mom’s Pick For Summer Fun!

Wummelbox Kids Crafts - Mom's Pick For Summer Fun!

Disclosure: Party Bluprints Inc. received a free sample of the product. The opinions expressed in this post are strictly our own. Summer is coming and Moms across the nation need ideas for keeping kids busy.  Here’s one idea I love, that will not only keep kids busy, it will foster playful learning. Introducing the Wummelbox! What is it?  The Wummelbox, contains creative arts and crafts projects for children 3 to 8 years of age.  Each […]

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Memorial Day Party – putting meaning in your celebration!

Memorial Day Party - putting meaning in your celebration!

Make Memorial Day memorable this year and pick party activities for the kids that are fun and meaningful. Without the sacrifice of our brave soldiers, we would not have an opportunity to celebrate this holiday as freely as we wish. With that in mind try out these ideas and activities and celebrate the red, white and blue! Here’s a bonus: How happy are you when you arrive at a party and there’s an activity all […]

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Tissue Paper Flowers for Mother’s Day

Tissue Paper Flowers for Mother's Day

Making Tissue Paper Flowers is a fun activity for the kids. This Mother’s Day, engage your little ones or even big ones by making a bouquet or centerpiece for Mother’s Day. It is important for kids to feel like they have participated and have a gift for Mom. Buy tissue paper and pipe cleaners and make your own or try these from Martha Stewart below (recommended for older kids and fun for adults too!) The […]

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Lorax Birthday Party or Playdate – Tips, Ideas and Recipes!

Lorax Birthday Party or Playdate - Tips, Ideas and Recipes!

Dr. Seuss’ Lorax makes a PERFECT PARTY theme for young children.  It’s also a perfect way to celebrate Earth Day! Not only has the movie made the story hot and the characters more beloved than ever, the Lorax is a perfect parable for fostering a more eco-freindly, green economy and way of life.  The Lorax holds many lessons not only for kids, but adults as well, everyone will enjoy this fun celebration! Follow along in […]

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Earth Day Lorax Party!

Earth Day Lorax Party!

Celebrate EARTH DAY and impart the LESSONS OF THE LORAX on your party guests. Children are the hope for the future and are eager to be stewards of our planet.  Dr. Seuss’ Lorax makes a PERFECT PARTY theme for young children. Not only has the movie made the story hot and the characters more beloved than ever, the Lorax is a perfect parable for fostering a more eco-freindly, green economy and way of life.  The […]

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Beef Empanadas – Street Eats

Beef Empanadas - Street Eats

During the month of January, we’ll be covering What’s HOT in Food for 2013.  Today, we’re embracing #20 on the list of TOP 20 Trends: Food Truck Food or Street Eats. Beef Empanadas are a delicious, and flavorful meal or snack that kids and adults love!   I found this awesome recipe at Pillsbury®.  It’s super easy – just 20 minutes prep and 20-25 minutes in the oven.  Serve with a salad or carrot and […]

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