July 4th Picnic Party ~ Recipes and Entertaining Ideas

Picnic BuffetPut your pies on a pedestal for a dessert buffet on the porch ~ shown here, cake stands in vintage milk glass and clear glass. Blue-and-white transferware plates are the perfect backdrop for golden hand-crimped crusts. Build a festive centerpiece using tiered wire baskets. Fill with help-yourself treats like ripe fruit as well as … More July 4th Picnic Party ~ Recipes and Entertaining Ideas

A St. Patrick's Day Party for the Whole Family ~ What a Great Way to Anticipate Spring!

It must be springtime. The crocuses are peeking out along with a few tentative daffodils. The scent of warming earth greets me when I first step outside for the day. And hints of green are everywhere I turn. But wait, those aren’t the green shoots of spring I see. Those are decorations for St. Patrick’s … More A St. Patrick's Day Party for the Whole Family ~ What a Great Way to Anticipate Spring!

Super Bowl Party (Football Parties) ~ Sweet Treats

Yummy Football Rice Crispy TreatHuddle together to make this fun recipe for the big game. The football shapes are easy for little hands to mold.What you need:3 tablespoons butter or margarine1 package (10 oz., about 40) regular marshmallowsOR4 cups miniature marshmallows1/2 cup peanut butter6 cups Kellogg’s® Cocoa Krispies® cerealCanned frosting or decorating gelWhy use Kellogg’s® … More Super Bowl Party (Football Parties) ~ Sweet Treats

Fun Valentine's Day Ideas For Your Kiddos Parties

Mad LoveMad Libs, with their elements of nonsense and the occasional (and purely accidental, we’re sure) off-color joke, are a perennial hit with kids.What you’ll need:a Mad Libs pageorigami paperyarnred paperhole punchscissors (an adult’s job)For each card, roll up one Mad Libs page, then roll a piece of origami paper (ours are 3 inches square) … More Fun Valentine's Day Ideas For Your Kiddos Parties