5 Minute Pumpkin Drinks by Happy Family Blog

5 Minute Pumpkin Drinks

Bailey’s school does not celebrate Halloween.  I don’t really understand it, but I do like how her teacher is embracing it within the rules with an Orange Party this week and a Scarecrow Party on next week.  We signed up to bring an orange drink.  I knew right away that I wanted to bring Pumpkin Drinks!…

Marbleized Floral Pumpkins by Happy Family Blog Our Marbleized Floral Pumpkins are a great project for all skill levels. These use nail polish and flowers to add pops of color to your fall decor.

Marbleized Floral Pumpkins Colorful Fall Decor

I love pumpkins!!! I have been inspired by the amazing use of color by Kara at Kailo Chic Life and the floral pumpkin magic of Nikki at Boho Garden Crowns  who created the most beautiful gifts for Swoozies 10th Anniversary party. Bailey has been wanting to decorating more pumpkins so I decided to combine some of her…

4 Tips for Hosting a Pumpkin Decorating Party by Happy Family Blog

4 Steps to Hosting a Pumpkin Decorating Party

DISCLOSURE: We partnered with Pumpkin Towne to host our Pumpkin Decorating Party.  They provided the pumpkins and adorable setup with the hay.  As a partner of Oriental Trading company we received the foam decorating kit at no charge.  We love fall, as you can tell from past posts like our favorite pumpkin patches in South Florida….

Bats + Bows Halloween Bash by Happy Family Blog

Bats + Bows Halloween Party

I was never a Halloween lover until Bailey was born.  Annaliese from Made of Sugar and Spice Boo-tiful ball preview on Instagram inspired me to create this party.  We had a black, pink and purple Bats + Bows Halloween Party. Bailey and I found these black and purple bat masks and she wanted to get them for…

Sunshine Party by Happy Family Blog

Sunshine Party in Yellow and White

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhatInconvenience #CollectiveBias   I am excited to share our Sunshine Party Celebrating Hurricane Matthew leaving South Florida.  As a kid and young adult hurricanes were exciting because they normally resulted in Hurricane parties with school and work being…

Ecto Slime Popcorn by Happy Family Blog

Ghostbusters Ecto Slime Popcorn

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #CatchMoreData #Ghostbusters #CollectiveBias We love cooking and baking special snacks for every occasion including our family movie night.  Bailey and I love a good theme.  For our Ghostbuster’s Movie night Bailey and I brain stormed…

Pumpkin Muffins - Happy Family Blog

Pumpkin Muffins

What do you do when you are trapped in the house with a hurricane approaching?  Have a hurricane party of course and start baking.  I love pumpkin everything including pumpkin muffins. When my sister in law asked if they kids wanted to make pumpkin muffins I was excited.  This pumpkin muffin recipe makes enough to…

South Florida Fall Pumpkin Patches by Happy Family Blog

Our Favorite South Florida Pumpkin Patches

I love Fall!  And I especially love pumpkin patches!! This may be ironic for people outside of South Florida since summer and fall are pretty similar. We don’t need leaves to change to enjoy the pumpkin patches.  South Florida has a lot to offer all year round and especially for fall.  Bring on the pumpkin decorating, pumpkin…

Spooky Halloween Drink for Kids by Happy Family Blog

Spooky Halloween Drink for Kids

When I first saw Halloween peeps I knew I had to have them.  I was not exactly sure how I was going to use them.   They inspired me to create a Spooky Halloween Drink for Bailey and her friends.  I had already bought some white chocolate chips and Halloween sprinkles for our pumpkin party.  I went to work…

Flamingo Birthday Party, Pink and Navy by Happy Family Blog

Flamingo Birthday Party in Pink and Navy

I am excited to share Bailey’s Flamingo Birthday Party in Pink and Navy.  This summer Bailey and I planned a Flamingo Party.  When had all the supplies from our favorite supplier, Oriental Trading Company arrived Bailey changed her birthday party theme to a Flamingo Birthday Party.  What is not to love about flamingos!!! During the initial…