Ideas for Mother’s Day

There is absolutely nothing you could give a mother on Mother’s Day, if it was bought or made with love that would not be treasured. It’s a time of year that children all over the country get to flex their creativity muscle and come up with all sorts of new ways to show their appreciation for a person who will love them unconditionally, no matter what.

With the introduction of websites like Pinterest and the countless hours of video footage on YouTube, you’ll never be short of ideas to help inspire your children to create something magical. The best part? There is something for every budget. It’s no secret that 2016 will be a tough year for a lot of people, so perhaps something simple like a pad of coloured paper to make a flowering tree of hearts from their hands

If your kids are a little older and feeling more industrious, perhaps they’d like to try their hand at some homemade hand cream or making their own paper roses? Also both very inexpensive options.

Whatever it is that you choose to do this Mother’s Day, just remember that for moms, it’s not about the ‘what’ but about the ‘how’. So take the time to let the kids get creative and enjoy the process as much as possible. Your biggest challenge should be getting them to keep it a secret until the day arrives.

It's a Celebration!

Are you planning an event? Then you have come to the right place! We have a variety of tips and ideas to help you create the perfect function, be it a wedding, party or even a romantic engagement dinner!


Whether you're planning your daughter's Sweet 16, your grandmother's 80th, your son's 21st or your mom's 50th, all you need is a little planning and some help from us. A good place to start is picking a theme! Be sure to choose one that suites your personality!


Thinking of popping that once in a lifetime question? We've got all the things you'll need to pull it off (or put it on as it were) in style! So if you're struggling to think of ideas or the right setting, or maybe you just need to add that special touch with some well placed props, you've come to the right place!


Its that magical day that every girl has dreamt of her whole life! When it comes to planning, you'll need all the help you can get! We share some helful tips and ideas to make it a memorable, stress-free day. Our number one tip is definitely ... organisation! Keep a timeline to use as a checklist when things get a little manic. Here's how! We also have great tips from planning the guest list to dealing with the photographer!

Kids Parties

Kiddies parties are a great time to get in touch with your inner child. Get involved with the kids and play fun games like pin the tail on the donkey. Don't forget to get the kids involved too! When it comes to having fun, we know exactly what kinds of things will set the perfect scene. 

Here are some special celebration quotes to to bring a smile to your face:


"Birthdays are nature's way of telling us to eat more cake" ~ Unknown

"Babies are always more trouble than you thought – and more wonderful" ~ Charles Osgood

"Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words" ~ Titus Maccius Plautus

"Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale" ~ Author Unknown

"Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional" ~ Chili Davis

"Why is a birthday cake the only food you can blow on and spit on and everybody rushes to get a piece?" ~ Bobby Kelton

Do you know what wording to use on your sweet sixteen birthday party invitation? Think about the following before designing your invitations:

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