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30 fun, creative, and inspiring ideas for celebrating the 4th of July - includes food, crafts, games, and more! | Hellobee

4th of July Inspiration

It’s hard to believe that the 4th of July is already here – next week! Hopefully you have fun plans for the long weekend – I know we’ll be celebrating in the sun with snacks, drinks, and some time at the pool. I’m hoping we’ll be able to catch the fireworks show from our rooftop, […]


28 Ideas for New Year’s Eve with Kids

The new year is almost here! Mr. Garland and I aren’t the type to go out to a big NYE party, and Jackson is (much) too young to stay up late with us, so this year we are looking for ways to get creative with our celebrations. I’ve been looking around for ideas on how […]


Party Games to Play This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and for my family that has always meant GAMES! Growing up, my family played a game we simply called “Marbles,” but it was basically a variation of Wahoo (which is basically a grownup version of Sorry). We played this almost exclusively at every family gathering…we played for hours upon hours and we loved […]

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Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

I know fall has arrived only recently, so I hope I’m not pushing the envelope by declaring that hot chocolate season has begun. October is when I start experimenting to determine which variation on this warming beverage will make the cut for our Halloween party. Grueling work, I tell ya. Fortunately, I think I’ve already landed […]

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What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

I’ve seen lots of Mother’s Day gift guides all over the internet, but I’m not a big gifts person so I’d much prefer an experience over something tangible. I pretty much want the same thing every Mother’s Day — quality time with my family, time to myself, and a little pampering like a facial/massage is […]

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Painted Egg Cartons & Easter Chick Cake Pops

By: Mina of Mini Piccolini I painted a couple of egg cartons to use as gift boxes this Easter. This is such a simple but charming way to give an Easter gift. We’ve filled ours with these fabulous egg candles, fun feathers, little egg shell planters, and no bake chick cake pops. Cake pops can be […]

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DIY Painted Pastel Easter Egg Ornaments

We love decorating for holidays at my house. All holidays! But spring and Easter are especially nice as we say goodbye to winter and welcome light and bright colors, more nature, and eggs. Of course, eggs! Sometimes we have lots of decorations, and sometimes it’s as simple as a few ornaments on a branch that […]

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