Kids Party Trends

 Calligraphy I’ve loved the use of gold calligraphy in framed quotes. This has reached into the wedding scene and now can be found in kids parties. A stylish framed calligraphy print with your child’s name, age or a special saying for them as a centre piece on the food table would look fabulous. Use a […]

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Mini Me Ambrosia Recipe

Ambrosia is one of my favourite Christmas desserts; quick, easy and delicious. I’ve been exploring creating food for kids parties which is a mini version of the original. We’ve all seen individual jelly cups at kids parties so what about little cups of yogurt goodness? They can be prepared ahead of time and stored in […]

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Dad Bakes the Cake

What do these two handsome new-age dads have in common? They make their kids birthday cakes! My mum often jokes that my dad didn’t know where the tea towel was and now we have hands-on dads that not only empty the dishwasher but they make spectacular birthday cakes. Daddy making the cake is a terrific […]

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Teacup Biscuits

These are the cutest little biscuits and so easy to make. I first learnt how to make them from a family friend in Oamaru. This is Rosebud’s modified version. Rosebud is only three and can whip these up on her own. Teacup Biscuit Ingredients large marshmallows small marshmallows plain round biscuits icing sugar food colouring […]

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Oh, To Be A Kid Again!

Teepee sleep over party

“We didn’t realise we were making memories. We just knew we were having fun” A.A. Milne – Winnie The Pooh   Oh, to be a kid again. To be at that tender age when birthdays were days to be excited about and not pesky and frequent reminders that we’re getting older. To be young enough […]

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Who Is The Party Really For?

Instagram is littered with posts showing off spectacular kids’ birthday parties (including ours!) The towering, four tier-birthday cake. Absolutely Fabulous! The mile-long banquet table of delectably presented party cuisine. Absolutely Fabulous! The dazzling brilliance of decorations that shine like diamonds and gold. Absolutely Fabulous! Celebrating with and for your kids is more than just about […]

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