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! […]

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 […]

Knowing When to Walk Away: When God’s Plan for Us Isn’t What We Had Planned

Knowing When to Walk Away:  When God’s Plan for Us Isn’t What We Had Planned

With all of the noise going on in the world pulling us a million different ways, it’s easy to wonder what God’s path is for us.  When we don’t take time to be still and listen to God, it’s easy to end up on a path that He didn’t intend for us. There’s that little […]

Simplify Your Life in 2016

Simplify Your Life in 2016

I hope everyone had a happy New Year!  Do you ever feel overwhelmed?  Like you are being pulled in 50 different directions?  I recently went through a period where I felt this way.  I couldn’t enjoy the simple things in life because I was trying to do too much at once. Although 2015 was an […]

Birthday Activities for Kids

Birthday Activities for Kids

I didn’t realize just how fun a kid’s birthday party could be until I had kids! There is something about seeing the pure joy across my kid’s face that makes her birthday more special than all the birthdays I’ve ever had combined. I’ve had so much fun planning her birthday parties too! Mostly because I […]

5 Quiet Activities for 2-3 year olds

5 Quiet Activities for 2-3 year olds

5 Quiet Activities for 2-3 year old Having your children close in age is wonderful in so many ways, but it can also prove to be challenging. I love that my girls are so close. They light up when they see each other. I didn’t however love having them both in diapers at the same […]

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 […]

Planning a 70s or Disco-Themed Party? Here is Your Disco Playlist!

Planning a 70s or Disco-Themed Party? Here is Your Disco Playlist!

Disco playlist for your 70s themed party Are you planning a Disco-themed party?  Don’t worry about searching for the perfect songs…we have already done the work for you! Have fun dancing the night away! Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees Bad Girls – Donna Summer The Hustle – Van McCoy An Everlasting Love – Andy Gibb […]