Is there anything better than a great cupcake? According to my guys, the answer would be "two cupcakes"...or more! This roundup of 21 delightful cupcake recipes is a must-have for any enthusiastic baker or for anyone who loves making kids' party food! Cupcakes can be decorated to match any theme so they look terrific on a boy's birthday party dessert table and they're easy for small hands to hold. Filled with ideas from top-notch bloggers that incorporate the most delicious flavors out there -- like peanut butter cup cupcakes, Nutella cupcakes, banana split cupcakes, Kit Kat mocha cupcakes, super decadent chocolate cupcakes, s'mores cupcakes, Andes mint cupcakes, blueberry cupcakes, Snickers cupcakes, cookie dough cupcakes and banana pudding cupcakes, plus many more -- this round-up will have your mouth watering and your imagination running!
Boys LOVE dinosaur themed birthday parties! Want to learn how to host one? I’ve put together a dessert table that would be easy and quick to duplicate. It plays up the lighter tones in our dinosaur collection (FYI - the value package is available now in our Etsy shop for $25). I’ve featured our dino collection before using darker and more saturated colors. The versatility of our colorway is one of the reasons I especially like our set. The dino expressions won me over, too!
There are tons of really cool craft ideas to do with your kids. Sam and I have done a number of creative activities plus I’ve pinned a LOT of ideas for future reference. I know I’m not the only mom who does that. But—what if you are an attentive but non-crafty mom? Or what if the future projects keep being pushed far into the future because you just don’t have time to get the materials together? Or—what if you need a themed boy birthday party craft activity? Here’s a product to help: Green Kid Crafts.
Loved little boys deserve to be celebrated and you’re just the mom to do it! Check our weekly round-up of favorite boy birthday parties from around the neighborhood; you’ll find all kinds of creative theme ideas for birthday party cake and decorations. This week you’ll be inspired by Legos, hot air balloons, Dr. Seuss, race cars, buttons, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, pirates, dragons, Mario Kart and a construction theme. Oh—and don’t forget to check out the Halloween party ideas too.
Here at Spaceships and Laser Beams, we love to celebrate a great boy's birthday party. We often share our favorite birthday party theme ideas, as well as party decorations, kid's party food and kid's party game ideas. Today, we're sharing some tips on great kid's birthday party etiquette, courtesy of CafeMom's blog, The Stir.
Do you want to add a little eerie glow to your next boy’s Halloween themed party? You can add a little party magic to any celebration with these awesome glow-in-the-dark party ideas! Toast the evening with glowing beverages and glowing cups, and then eat glowing cotton candy, cake, cupcakes, and Jello by the light of a glow stick chandelier. Glow necklaces make a way cool glowing chain decoration; glow bracelets can be used for bowling, tic-tac-toe, ring toss, or hop scotch. Glowing play dough, glowing bugs, glowing bubble or ice paint will keep everyone busy. See how to write any message that glows. There is even a paint technique that will make anything glow. You’ll be amazed at what a little light can add to your party!
Boy’s Halloween parties don’t have to be dark and gruesome and this round-up of Silly Monster Party Ideas proves it! Colorful, google-eyed monsters are perfect party pals. In this round-up you’ll find dessert tables, entire party set-ups, decorations (monster balloons and paper bags, for example), craft suggestions and even favors like monster bubbles and monster munchies. Kids’ themed party food possibilities include monster eye cookies, monster oranges, cupcakes and cake, monster claws, eye-of-newt pretzels, monster Jello and Monster University treats. Behind the door, under the bed, beneath the table…everywhere you look there are silly monsters just waiting to party!
Nobody brings a smile to children’s faces quite like Mickey! You can imagine all the smiles and joy to be found at a boy’s Mickey Mouse themed birthday party like this one, planned by Jodie Vandekerkhove for her son, Saul! Jilly B Photography captured all of the fun. Get ready to join the party filled with lots of polka dots, Mickey inspired decorations, a marvelous dessert table and a cake that will knock your socks off!
Halloween will soon be here! Scare up some fun with a Halloween themed dessert table, perfect for a boy’s Halloween party or movie night! Alexis, of Sugar Sweet, planned this spooky snack bar for her son and his friends using items from around the house and a few things from the local dollar store. Can you imagine the fun the boys had choosing from so many ghoulish delights while enjoying a scary movie night? Paired with hauntingly clever food and beverage labels, the frighteningly festive food and decorations beckon guests to partake. Would you dare?
Now that Sam is back in school, our mornings are definitely busier. Some days, it's a challenge to get breakfast in both of us before we start our day. I'm sure I'm not the only one that feels this way! So tell me...