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Boho Beach Baby Party

I know what you're thinking, a toddler's birthday party on the beach? That's crazy.  Yes... It is. Kind of crazy. I mean, there is so much sand. You can't bring anything glass--no platters, cups, jars, nothing. But how often do you get to hang out with everyone you know, and all your kids friends, at the beach at the same time? Never. So we went for it. And it was SO fun. ~Snapped a quick pic moments before the guests arrived and the fog burned off.~ A double wide pop up tent provided essential shade and the added bonus of a place to hang decorations. For hanging decor I chose to garnish a dozen embroidery hoops with minimalist florals, pink yarn, and a small gold mylar balloon.  Embroidery...

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A Midsummer Night's Dream Baby Shower

First of all, can we talk about what a great theme this is? Combining rustic, natural decor and boho vibes with a splash of girly and glamorous. It really was like a dream. We pulled together just enough decor to add some "wow" to the natural beauty of the setting, and lots of small personalized touches for this special day. SEATINGBlankets and pillows on the grass made for a cozy, intimate setting, much more in-line with our theme than traditional rented tables and chairs. The guests settled right in and seemed to enjoy the novelty of this seating option even more than I'd expected. To create a special seat for the mother-to-be while opening presents, we strung gauze curtains on...

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