How to Create an Adorable Thanksgiving Kids Tablescape

As a brand ambassador for Oriental Trading, I have received products or compensation for my Adorable Thanksgiving Kids Table. All opinions are my own. We’ve outgrown our dining room table! When the family gathers for Thanksgiving, there’s now 15 of us, including our children, their spouses, and the grandkids. Our table seats 12 and sometimes we […]

How to Have an Amazing Time at LegoLand

Please welcome the newest addition to An Alli Event! My daughter, Rebekah, has joined the team and How to Have an Amazing Time at Legoland is her first article. If you’ve ever stepped on a lego in the middle of the night, you may despise legos. I’m a mom of four boys and have stepped […]

Baseball Themed Easter Basket and DIY Washcloth Bunny

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, MARS Incorporated. All opinions are mine alone. #SweeterEaster #CollectiveBias My oldest grandson is a teen. How can that be when I’m still 29 and holding? He has played baseball ever since he was a toddler. He started at Wee-Ball. Yes, that’s a thing […]

Tips for a Successful Slumber Party with the Grandkids

This post is written by me on behalf of General Mills. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Acorn Influence, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  Now that the holidays are behind us, I can return to my regular scheduled slumber party with the grandkids. Several times […]

Santa and His Reindeer Craft Party for Kids

As a brand ambassador for Oriental Trading, I have received  products or compensation for my Santa and His Reindeer Craft Party for Kids. All opinions are my own.  For me, Christmas time is all about making memories with my family and especially my grandkids. Sorry, kids, grandkids rule! 🙂 Side Note: Caden (the grandkid in […]

It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown Halloween Party

Special thanks to Oriental Trading for sponsoring today’s post, It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown Halloween Party. All opinions are my own. Did you grow up watching It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown? I did! The movie debuted in 1966 and has aired almost every Halloween since that time. It’s a classic. It’s the Great Pumpkin […]

Easy Trunk or Treat Ideas Including Mine

Will you be participating in Trunk or Treat this fall? If you’re not familiar with Trunk or Treat, it’s trick-or-treating done from parked car to parked car in a parking lot. Does that make sense? We always have ours in a big field behind our church campus. Our church always includes Trunk or Treat as […]

Fall Fashion Favorites for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. I’ll make a little coffee money (not enough to buy the coffee shop) if you click a link and buy a product. There’s no extra cost for you. Fall Fashion Favorites for Kids Are your kids ready for fall? Yes, it’s still blazing hot here in the south, but in […]

How to Throw an Awesome Birthday Party

 This post contains affiliate links and I received a free e-book for this review. All opinions are my own. How to Throw an Awesome Birthday Party As a party planner, my quest in life is to throw the most awesome birthday parties ever! If I had a dollar for every time I draw a complete […]

5 Things You Hear at a Kid’s Baseball Game

A few weeks ago I was watching my grandsons play Dixie Youth Baseball while listening to parents, grandparents, fans and coaches yell out words of encouragement to the kids when the thought occurred to me to write a post about 5 things you hear at a kid’s baseball game. Every baseball game I attend (and […]