Sunday, January 31, 2016

Cars Themed 2nd Birthday Party for My Grandson!

Hi Everyone! This year my grandson turned 2 and we did a cars themed birthday party. I love how everything turned out. The invitations were made by a gal on Etsy. She is called Printables to you if you are interested in getting some made. She was very reasonable.I paid $7.99 for invitations and thank you notes!! :0) The red rectangle that you see in the center is my home address and telephone number that I blocked out. Also, the invitations are printed on 4x6 photo paper and then cut into half so you get 2 per 4 x 6.
This is a photo of the party. The checkered banner I purchased on Ebay. What a time saver that was. I cut out my grandson's name and " I am 2" for another banner on my Silhouette Cameo so it went super fast. 
 For the cupcakes, I purchase the checkered flags toothpicks on Ebay and then then darling rings of Lightening Mcqueen and Mater. I made the roads out of crushed Oreo cookies and piped on a bit of grass and lines in the road with frosting.

This is a picture of the table setting from a better view.

This is the black and white wall tires that I made using powered sugar and chocolate donuts.
The water bottles were super easy to make. The checkered pattern is duck tape and the stickers I purchased on Ebay from the seller Prettypersonalized.

 This is another close up of the cake, cupcakes, carrot sticks and M&M's. I got the cute ideas to name everything from Pinterest.
These darling stoplight cookies I made with chocolate wafers and frosting to help stick on the M&M's.

These were Bugles to represent cones when you are racing.

                                           The Twizlers represent tow cables.
I did a refueling station and then popcorn as a snack too.

                                         Here's another closeup of the table.

This is a close up of the smash cake that I made using the same decorations and the cupcakes, but I purchased the car and city scape from my local bakery. I didn't realize that you can just purchase the decoration only instead of the whole cake and you can! :0)
Such a hard worker, even in the middle of his party, he wanted to help mow the lawn ! ;0)

A video posted by Julie (@readysetstamp) on
 Thanks for stopping by! Have a great day!!!


Friday, January 29, 2016

Scrappy Mom's January Newest Stamp Release!!!!

Hi Everyone! It's January Scrappy Mom's release day and this month we have two incredible sets for you. The first is Out of This World! and the other is Truly, Madly, Deeply. Aren't they so cute?!!! For my project I used SVG Cutting Files Robots. I love how it turned out and I made another one for my boys!!! They are big boys now, but I will never stop giving them Valentine's letting them know how much that I love them!! :0) I used Truly, Madly, Deeply for the sentiment.

Our guest designer this month is Fannette Cook. Be sure to check out her Youtube channel - Be sure to check out what the other design team members have in store for you as well! I have a sidebar with all the design team members listed. Once you have checked out the blogs, head on over to Scrappy Mom's to pick up both these new stamp sets!!!


Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Scrappy Mom's Terrific Tuesday Challenge!!

Hi Everyone! It's time for another Scrappy Mom's Terrific Tuesday Challenge! This week's challenge is to make something sparkly. I love this challenge because I love everything sparkly. For this week's project, I used this adorable heart tree that I purchased from Miss Kate Cuttables. I put a few sequins and little sparkly stickers to the hearts to give it that special touch. I love how it came out!!!

Be sure to head on over to the Scrappy Mom's blog to check out what the other design team member have in store for you!!! 

Saturday, January 16, 2016

No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake Bites Weight Watcher Smartpoints Friendly!!

Hi Everyone! I thought I would share with you a fun recipe that I found on Pinterest! Enjoy!!!
Here's the recipe: