Birthday Week GIVEAWAY Winners!

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Birthday Week is officially over and I am happy to announce the winners of my three giveaways! ... [ Read More ]

Cupcake Monday: Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes!

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{image via Martha}Happy Monday! I had a great time over the weekend, celebrating my birthday and my friend's bridal shower & bachelorette party! This week, I am finishing up orders before the kids & I head to New York to visit my family there (can't wait!)My mom bought me the Martha Stewart Cupcakes book for my birthday (along with another great cake decorating book & fabulous Kate ... [ Read More ]

Happy Birthday to Me!

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I know it's silly to wish myself a happy birthday, but why not? My friend, Melissa is in town for her bridal shower and bachelorette party, so there will be two reasons to celebrate tonight with the girls! {photo via chota on flickr} ... [ Read More ]

My Baby Kate!

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I am browsing some old photos looking for something to post for my birthday, and I just came across this adorable perfect little baby photo of my princess Kate. I can't believe how time flies! Isn't she sweet? This picture ALMOST gives me a tiny, little wee feeling about having another baby....but only for a split second. (I'm so done!) ... [ Read More ]

Invitations: Double Scoop Ice Cream Party!

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Okay, so my design is actually a triple scoop, but this party is going to be DOUBLE the fun for these little kiddos turning TWO! Brinkley belongs to my good friend, Taryn and Jordan is my other good friend, Stef's little guy! Their birthdays are close together, and they are neighbors so they decided to throw a joint ice cream social! Fun! Fun! ... [ Read More ]

Birthday Week Final Giveaway – Custom Invitations!

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I'm so excited about the number of entries I have received for my "Birthday Week" Giveaways! When I did my first (and only) giveaway a few months ago, I think I had about 12. For these giveaways, I now have well over 100! Yippee! Thanks for entering and reading my blog! One more giveaway from The TomKat Studio! This one is a set of 20 Custom Invitations or Announcements! Winner may select any of ... [ Read More ]

Cupcakes and The City :: Sweet Customers

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Wait until you devour these gorgeous pictures from one of my *sweetest* customers! I am loving these amazing photos from Aurelia's 1st cupcake birthday party in Chicago! Her mom, Donna found me on Etsy, and ordered a complete cupcake package to celebrate her daughter's big day! I always wanted to live in a big city, so seeing these amazing views from their balcony makes my day! Not to mention ... [ Read More ]

Birthday Week Giveaway #2 – TomKat Studio Cupcake Toppers!

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If you read this blog, you know that I am addicted to cupcakes and one of my favorite products is cupcake toppers! To celebrate my "Birthday Week" (a "week" is so much more fun than just a "day"), I am giving away some of my favorite items from my shop!Winner will receive a set of 12 custom cupcake toppers, with up to 3 designs/colors of their choice! Save them for your next birthday party, baby ... [ Read More ]

Life Isn't Always A Party…..

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One of my wonderful blog followers, Air sent me an email today. Here it is:Hi there Kim.........I was reading this sweet little girls story today and realized that she is in your part of the country. I wondered if you could read it over and be kind enough to maybe post something on your blog. I would like to do something for the family but have not decided what yet. So if you have any ideas please ... [ Read More ]

Life Isn’t Always A Party…..

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One of my wonderful blog followers, Air sent me an email today. Here it is:Hi there Kim.........I was reading this sweet little girls story today and realized that she is in your part of the country. I wondered if you could read it over and be kind enough to maybe post something on your blog. I would like to do something for the family but have not decided what yet. So if you have any ideas please ... [ Read More ]

Birthday Week Giveaway #1 – TomKat Studio Notecards!

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Hello party girls! I'm celebrating my birthday with you this week! My birthday is Saturday, 7/11 and I'm looking forward to a girl's night out for a bachelorette party! To thank you for reading my blog, I am going to be posting a few giveaways for TomKat Studio products!First up...a set of 10 personalized handmade notecards, featuring a variety of my favorite Amy Butler papers! Great for yourself ... [ Read More ]

TomKat Studio Frames: Worth The Wait…Hopefully!

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I've been bad. Really bad. I had several custom orders for frames from April, that I finally just completed. Luckily, my customers were patient. I think they will be happy with the results!During the process of making these frames (quite a few steps), I tell myself I'm not going to make them anymore. Too much work. But then, when I see the end result...I just can't help but want to make more! I've ... [ Read More ]