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We’ve Been Boo’ed, How About You? + Freebie Printable

We've Been Boo'ed, How About You? @NotSoIdleHands.com

When Halloween creeps closer and the other holidays are coming up on the horizon, it seems like it gets more fun to go sneaking around, dropping treats on our neighbor's porches and doing a ding~dong~ditch! Watching your kiddo tip~toe up to the door and glance back at you over their shoulder with a look of thrilled excitement on their little face is the best! And then they reach out a small hand … [Read more...]

19+ Cute and Easy Kids Halloween Costumes

19+ Cute and Easy Kids Halloween Costumes @NotSoIdleHands.com

So, while searching for costumes to make for my own kiddos {post coming soon}, I kept stumbling upon SO many other cute costumes. My older 2 had already made up their minds early and were getting so tired of me trying to convince them to change costumes 17 times every day whenever I went on Pinterest "Are you sure you want to be a peacock....how about a gumball machine instead....Or wait! maybe a … [Read more...]

Spooky and Simple Halloween Treat Bags X 2

Spooky and Simple Halloween Treat Bags X 2 By NotSoIdleHands.com

Need some cute and simple Halloween treat bags for your fun Halloween party....or just to hand out to the cute kiddos that will come begging for sweets? Well, I have just the thing! These bags are so easy peasy to make and can hold just about anything you care to fill 'em with. I do have both kinds at my Etsy Shop....pre~stamped of course! Orrrrrrr, you can get the blank bags and jazz them up … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Birthday Party Games~Part 4

Harry Potter Birthday Party Games~Part 4 By: NotSoIdleHands.com

Well, this is finally the last part of our huge Harry Potter party and I'm so excited! This last part is all about the games we played and fun things we did to make it feel like the kiddos were actually at Hogwarts attending classes. See the other parts here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 At the front door, we hung a brick backdrop to make the kids feel like they were walking through Platform 9 3/4. … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Birthday Party Food and Snacks ~ Part 3

Harry Potter Birthday Party Food and Snacks ~ Part 3 @NotSoIdleHands.com

So here's part 3 of our super fun Harry Potter party....Woo Hoo! If you would like to see the rest of the party, you can go to Part 1 or Part 2 or Part 4 In this part, I'll show all the themed food we had for the kiddos and how easy it was to do. Here's a shot of the snack table we set out. I wanted to have some fun things from the book that the guests would have fun tasting {even though they … [Read more...]

Harry Potter Birthday Invitations and Authentic Acceptance Letter and Party Part 1

Harry Potter Birthday Invitations and Authentic Acceptance Letter and Party Part 1 @NotSoIdleHands.com

Well, another birthday party has come and gone around these parts and like always, now is the time to show the super fun results of said party. This one was especially fun since our oldest begged for the magic of a Harry Potter par~tay...of which, I happen to be a super huge fan of {1st book came out the year after I graduated high school and I was hooked by the first page....yes, I'm THAT … [Read more...]