Red Flannel Hash

I love old time Hollywood. When I heard that Ryan Murphy was developing the show Feud: Bette and Joan which chronicles the rivalry between Bette Davis and Joan Crawford during the production of their 1962 film What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? I was very excited. What is the appeal of old-time Hollywood? I’m not sure, but I knew that I wanted to do something to get in the mood to watch the show. Continue reading

DIY Birthday Invitations

In my post a couple of weeks ago, I talked about the various things you need to create a themed party, and it all starts with the invitation. There are so many cute ideas for invitations out there, and using electronic invitations is certainly one way to go, but for something like this, I like an old fashioned paper invitation. Kind of sets the tone for everything else. Continue reading

Cheer Bows

Photo credit: Angela Ambroffi

Photo credit: Angela Ambroffi

If you know anything about youth sports, you know it’s a family affair. Doesn’t matter if it’s baseball, soccer or hockey, everyone loves to go watch the kids play. Recently, my nephew’s hockey team made it to the championship game. Sam was trying to think of something to give the sisters of the players, as a thank you for all of the time they spend at hockey games supporting their brothers. I thought of cheer bows!! I mean, what says team spirit better?? And, since I only have boys, the chance to make something for a bunch of girls made me giddy! Continue reading