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40th Birthday Liqueur Bottle Favors

40th Birthday Liqueur Bottle Favors #labels #custom #evermine #milestone

My husband just celebrated his 40th Birthday! In our invitation to our community, to join us for a fabulous dinner celebration, we wrote: "Join us for a birthday, celebrating 100 years!". Now, you may be thinking that this is how old he may feel at 40, but in truth my husband shares a birthday with a dear friend of ours who turned 60 that same day. So, collectively, we really were celebrating 100 years! As a 'useful' decor idea to set our tables, I personalized mini alcohol beverages … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eve Party Favors: Midnight Kisses


The perfect New Year's Eve party calls for the perfect favors. These Midnight Kiss party favors are both clever and fun to make. Pass them out to all your guests as you count down to midnight! Midnight Kiss Party Favors Supplies Needed: • Cardboard tubes • Tissue paper • Ribbon • Custom rectangle labels • Chocolate kisses Wrap each toilet paper tube in tissue paper and secure with tape. Gather one end and tie closed with ribbon. Fill the tube with chocolate kisses and … [Read more...]

Spook Halloween Party

Plus Pumpkin Pie Cream Cheese Dip Recipe


What I love most about Halloween is that it can be tailored for all ages. You can host a fun, colorful party for kids or a spooky cocktail party for adults. Plus ideas for party themes are endless. You can host a festive Halloween Spooktacular, a scary Monster Bash, or a fancy Graveyard Gala. Every party needs food, drinks, and most importantly- decorations to set the mood. Customizable labels, coasters, favor tags and free party printables will make your event both memorable and … [Read more...]

New! Spook Party Invitations


Set the mood for spooky with these new Halloween party invitations in Spook style! Available in 4 ghoulish colors this invite will surely spark some excitement in your guests and add some mystery to your night of fright. Before sending out your invites, don't forget to adorn your envelopes with custom postage stamps and envelope seals. No Halloween Spooktacular is complete without custom labels, tags and coasters to dress up your wine and beer bottles or candy favors. Shop … [Read more...]

New! Jack-O-Lantern Party Invites


Introducing new Halloween party invitations in Jack-O-Lantern style! Now you can share the excitement of your annual spooktacular by mailing out these colorful party invitations. Available in 3 fun colors with coordinating art and the option of including a photo on the invite - perfect for showing off your favorite costume! Before sending out your invites, be sure to decorate your envelopes with custom postage stamps, return address labels and envelope seals. Look for bright colored … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Style Clasp Favor Boxes


Guess what? My Own Labels clasp boxes are now available in the color Kraft! I'm in love with our new kraft clasp boxes and its been exciting coming up with fun ways to style them for different occasions. There are so many things you can do with our clasp favor boxes and here are 5 simple ways to dress them up to get you started. 1. Mini Pom Pom Make a mini tissue pom pom in any color to match or compliment your personalized labels to instantly add some character. See this tutorial on … [Read more...]

Handmade Confetti Launchers


My coworker Ruth and her husband decided to renew their vows to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary. Friends and family gathered in their expansive backyard. Everything was beautifully decorated in the original colors of their wedding! My contribution to the party was to make confetti launchers to rain on them after they repeat the vows they said forty-five years ago. Supplies Needed: I found this idea on Piikeastreet.com • Craft tubes in assorted colors* • Scissors • … [Read more...]

How To Host A Canning Party


I love August, not only because it's my birthday month (and yes I celebrate it for a full 31 days), but also because my vegetable garden starts producing ripe tomatoes, tomatillos, squash, cucumber and other home grown veggies on a daily basis. In years past, I've only planted enough to eat fresh veggies for the summer, but this year I went crazy and planted a much larger garden with the goal of doing some home-canning. Although I've watched my mom can tomatoes, peaches, and freezer jam when … [Read more...]

Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi recipe from My Own Ideas blog

During the hot days of summer, I often crave a cold beverage to help cool me down. This year, after ordering a mango lassi from a local Indian restaurant, I discovered how easy and tasty this beverage is to make at home. It is as rich and creamy as a milkshake, but a lot healthier for you, and the cardamom gives it a surprisingly delicious, cooling aftertaste that lingers long after the beverage is gone. You can make this drink according to the recipe to serve two, or you can double the … [Read more...]

Beer Tasting Party


Please welcome guest blogger, Emily Crawford. Emily is a freelance stationery designer, wife and mother of two little girls living in Portland, Oregon. A lover of creative gift wrap, party printables, and all things floral, Emily can be found tasting craft beer with her husband or pinning things on Pinterest. My husband and I are huge craft beer fans. One of our favorite date nights consists of picking beers to taste from a rotating tap at our local pub. We would rather choose four beer … [Read more...]