How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

Throw an Amazing Frozen Birthday Party Quickly and Cheaply and immediately eliminate $100 off kids’ birthday party costs Let’s just be real.  Birthday parties can get SUPER expensive.  I recently threw the Frozen birthday party of my daughter’s dreams on a budget and wanted to share these nuggets of info on how I did it with you! […]

An Upbeat Version of the Christian Classics You Listened to as a Kid

An Upbeat Version of the Christian Classics You Listened to as a Kid

The Mommies’ passion is to help parents steer their kids in the right direction and teach them how to live for Jesus. Fun music that teaches about God and His Word can help do just that. About a week ago, we posted a playlist of upbeat Christian “pop” music that kids and teens will love. […]

Upbeat Christian Playlist for Kids & Teens

Upbeat Christian Playlist for Kids & Teens

What are your kids’ favorite songs? If I had to guess, (and the same goes for my daughter), they are drawn to the catchy pop songs on mainstream radio.  My issue with this is that (some of) the messages in these songs are what I would deem inappropriate for my kids to hear. I’ve listened […]

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Basic Invite stands out among the rest as a unique invitation and stationary line. Do you love throwing parties and get-togethers? Do you have a creative eye and want something unique that fits your style? We here at The Mommies do. That’s why we love Basic Invite. We’re not sure if you knew this, but The […]

Last Minute DIY Halloween Crafts

Last Minute DIY Halloween Crafts

Halloween is almost here! Our costumes are ready, candy has been bought and all we need now if for Halloween night to arrive. With all this anticipation, my little ones are getting restless, so we’ve been creating DIY Halloween crafts with everyday items around our house. All of these ideas are simple, easy and fun! Frankenstein Tissue Paper […]

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

I kept the decorations simple for my daughter’s first birthday and stuck with a “onederful” theme. My inspiration for decorations came from some beautiful fabric quarters I found at Joann’s. I’ve incorporated fabric like this into my parties before as coasters, under floral bouquets or laid out as centerpieces, but this time I wanted to do […]

A Onederful Themed Birthday Party

A Onederful Themed Birthday Party

My youngest recently celebrated the big O-N-E year milestone a few months ago. I chose to do a “onederful” themed birthday party and loved the simplicity and cuteness of how it turned out! For starters, I made the invitations in a program called Pixlr, for FREE. I chose to email them, which also saved time […]

We are all about this 1990s playlist…

We are all about this 1990s playlist…

Bring back your high school (or middle/grade school days) with this 1990s playlist.  Throwing a decade-themed party?  This playlist will be the perfect place to get started.  Or just download the songs on your music player, put your headphones in and pretend you are listening with your Walkman while playing Super Nintendo Got some to add?  […]

Art Party Ideas for Your Birthday Party

Art Party Ideas for Your Birthday Party

Recently, we threw an art themed birthday party for the little masterpiece in our life. Along the way, we came up with a lot of fun art party ideas! I have to say, this was the most fun I’ve had planning and hosting a birthday party. Reasons why? It was simple. It was messy…but fun […]

Design Your Own Invitations Free With Pixlr

Design Your Own Invitations Free With Pixlr

Throwing a birthday party, wedding or baby shower or just a backyard summer party? Design your own invitations FREE and save your budget for other things.  You can create a DIY invitation with a FREE online program called Pixlr. You can save money while planning your child’s party by designing your own invitation. I’ve created […]