Hot party mama

I’m a little freaked out. Weather reports for the eldest’s 11th birthday party tomorrow range from 39 to 43 degrees. Fark! And we’re holding it outdoors at a harbour pool from 11am to 2.30pm. That’s going to be pleasant … sooooo not. I have NO idea how I’m going to keep the icing from sliding […]

It’s party time

Regular readers of HouseGoesHome are familiar with how much I love throwing a party. And they won’t be surprised to hear that I’ve been planning the eldest’s upcoming 11th birthday for months. We’re going with a Hawaiian theme. To be exact, it’s supposed to be a Hawaiian pool party at my sister’s flash, newly renovated […]

Ice, ice baby

The youngest’s winter wonderland party was a hit. For my own sanity, I probably should have skipped the pre-party pump class, but if I had my gym instructor wouldn’t have been able to give me the excellent tip on creating a snowman’s head for the birthday cake. I woke up on Sunday morning stricken by […]