The biggest movie awards show in the world is on Sunday and over a billion people around the planet will watch as the stars come out to honor their own. It’s also the perfect occasion to throw a fun, themed extravaganza. We asked Hollywood event designer Troy Williams of Simply Troy Lifestyle + Events to provide ideas and inspiration to make your Academy film-fete an award-winning affair! Read more
No award show party is complete without some fun competition to the night at your own party. We have two printable games to keep things lively during the Motion Picture Academy’s biggest night of the year: A nominations ballot, and a special twist on bingo, Hollywood-style. Read more
Here’s a fun DIY project to upcycle your used La Crema corks into a crafting tool for handmade Valentine’s Day greeting cards.
Valentine’s Day approaches each year and after 20+ years of marriage, I no longer yearn for a dinner out on the town. Now don’t get me wrong, every woman loves to get away for a romantic dinner with her husband, but just how romantic is it really when the entire world seems to be out on the same night with us? Read more
I’ve always loved making my own valentines, even as an adult. I even orchestrated a Make-Your-Own Valentine party at my old office a couple of years ago! Usually they were simple, made out of construction paper with a handwritten note inside, but this year I decided to make them a little more luxe with cardstock paper, lots of gold details, and a quick dip in some food coloring to create an ombre effect. Read more