Celebration ideas abound in our home!
Our family takes joy in turning everything and anything into a
celebration. The welcome mat is always out and our house is filled with
kids, friends and family. My somewhat skewed mind is constantly
brainstorming for new and innovative ways to make our family and friends
enjoy being together! Our site will share over 2 decades of ideas to celebrate any event, party or occasion... so make yourself at home and enjoy exploring our hundreds of great ideas to help you celebrate anything or everything!
Celebrate the holidays.. ideas from the family archives for great Christmas traditions, fun Christmas party games, our secret to making the easiest Christmas cookies, creative, inexpensive Christmas gift ideas and more.. all packed into our HOLIDAY FUN section!
Adorable gift for the FABULOUS Grandmother in your life.. a wooden Box Sign announcing TGIF.. This Grandma is fabulous! Order now and you'll have a treasured holiday gift for your favorite Grandma! Read more...
Homemade Christmas gift... bake and wrap and add this adorable gift tag - free printable!
The best holiday gift for all the teachers in our lives! A school supply cake.. chock full of all those essentials they need to have on hand for their classroom come the second half of the year. Teachers spend so much of their own money buying items like this.. so it is not only creative but practical and useful too. As a Mom of 3 teachers.. mine loved this gift! Check out our step by step instructions for making these teacher gift ideas! Perfect ideas for class moms to make for the teacher's holiday gift!
In the throes of wedding planning after a summer engagement? If you are one of those lucky couples planning a wedding check out our creative wedding planning ideas for making the day extra special and doing it on a budget! See our Top 10 Tips for saving money on your wedding. Great Bridal Shower Ideas and our Engagement Gift idea to help the bride and the moms countdown to the wedding day!
Each year my Dad, an Air Force veteran, gifts us the White House Historical Society's annual Christmas ornament. They are designed behind a piece of presidential history. We love collecting these and love the history story that comes with each one. These unique Christmas gifts are a wonderful family tradition!
The college kids will soon be in the throes of exam time. so have some fun planning a creative, fun or funny college care package.. the most prized possession on campus! How to make a great college care package, what to put in it and two themed just for exam time! It will guarantee you a call and a smile on their faces!
Creative, Homemade Bridal and Baby Shower ideas.. plan a wonderful event with these great celebration ideas for planning the menu, making favors, and theme ideas! Our favorite: a Kentucky Derby themed bridal shower.. soo fun!!
Creative ideas for your Booster Clubs! Fun and Fundraising ideas for your team that boost team spirit and your club treasury too! From making your own team spirit pins and cups to ideas for spirit signs and team t-shirts! Lots to get ready for as fall sports begin! These celebration ideas can easily be adapted for the Marching Bandy or any high school club.
Christmas shopping tips to help get your shopping done early and within your budget.. I would rather eat dirt than hit the stores from Black Friday though Christmas!
New Years Eve party idea Ring in and sing in the New Year!
Christmas Eve Tradition.. let the kids entertain everyone! Ours has been going on for 30 years!
Stocking Stuffer ideas all submitted by our Celebration Ideas Online community!
Most of these celebration ideas are not expensive. We don’t
spend money on fancy food and expensive invitations... NO...
at our home we focus on fun. Creative party favors, fun party games,
terrific school spirit /booster club activities, cool college care
packages and fabulous theme parties are what have provided some of our
The kids, now in their twenties, are scattered across the country. However, their hearts are still solidly connected to family. It has been said that we must give our children both “roots and wings”. Our group still loves to come home often (and usually with an entourage!). Their roots have grown deep with years of memories, many involving the ideas that are described here.
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Fabulous Christmas gift for your favorite Fabulous Grandmother. A TGIF wooden box sign. The perfect holiday gift. Order here!
EASY Christmas craft. Create this Christmas ornament craft using a tealight!
How to make an angel Christmas ornament craft out of a flower
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Fun Holiday Tradition - Spread the holiday spirit.. All you need to JINGLE friends and family.. free printable!
Fun Christmas stocking stuffer.. A 2014 Bubble calendar.. pop away the days next year!
Fun Christmas party game - Name that Holiday Tune ! Free printable
Santa Bingo perfect for class parties! Free Printable.. so fun!
Online Advent Calendar.. learn about holiday traditions around the world. Perfect for teachers!
Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette... our most commonly asked questions on this topic.
Easy Christmas cookies - perfect for baking with the kids!
Athletic Booster Club Ideas. Boost spirit for your high school teams with these