Category Archives: Free How-To’s

DIY-Dimensional birthday gamer DS invitations

By popular demand…or request. You wonderful readers out there don’t really demand, you just ask kindly. :o) So I finally figured out a way to simplify this 3-dimensional invitation idea for all to easily do yourself. These DS or Double Screen dimensional birthday gamer invitations are really cool. They fold up flat and open to […]

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A Fun Maraca Game Craft

A Cinco De Mayo Craft

This past weekend we had a celebration; a first birthday Cinco de Mayo fiesta for one special little boy. I was asked to create a party game for the invited guests to play. So I came up with this, personalized Maracas created from recycled Coffee Mate Creamer Bottles. The shape is perfect for a Maraca, […]

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Simple Birthday Party Balloon Decorations

A nice touch to any celebration is Balloons. Decorating your party area with Balloons can enhance the happy party atmosphere. Now you might first think of helium filled ones, the latex kind or the Mylar type, either way helium filled balloons can be an unnecessary cost that you needn’t spend. Besides, remember what a pain […]

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Customize your Piñata Buster Stick

Simple to turn a simple dowel/stick into a colorfully themed piñata stick. Click here to see just how simple.

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How to make Papier-Mache mixture

I have received several requests on how exactly to make papier-mâché mixture. So I decided to put together a short how to video. The only supplies needed to make papier-mâché is flour and water. I prefer using all-purpose bleached flour, and warm water when mixing mâché. I have found that these together make a nice […]

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Creating Inexpensive Super Hero Capes for Super Hero Parties

So your little one requested a Super Hero Birthday Party, and now you are looking for an economical way to add Super Hero details to the party for little cost. Here you will find a creative way to make ten capes for less then $10 bucks. Nice, right! Beats the work of sewing, and the […]

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This Year Add a Little Low Cost Fun to the Easter Eggs

Add these exciting detail I like to call “Fun-Fetti” eggs. These are great fun at any Friend or Family Easter get-together.

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How to Create An Affordable Easter Basket

I will show you a really cool way to save money and still have the coolest Easter baskets, customized just for your kid. Not to mention the brownie points you gain for Reducing, Reusing and Recycling. Yay! Go green.

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How To Create An Authentic Pinata (Post 3 of 3)

In this post I will show you the final steps to creating an authentic paper-mâché Mario piñata. This post will focus on decorating and details.

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How To Create An Authentic Pinata – (Post 2 of 3)

This portion will focus on taking all the dried paper-mâché balloons made from post 1 of 3 and piecing them together to construct Mario’s face.

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How To Create An Authentic Pinata – (Post 1 of 3)

In this post I will show you step-by-step how to begin creating an authentic paper-mâché piñata. I will demonstrate this with a Mario piñata.

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Yoshi Egg Smash Birthday Party Game

Sure kids love party games! But what makes a party game truly fun is if it is coordinated to the party theme. Here is a game that I developed for my son’s Mario Party birthday party theme. We called it “Yoshi Egg Smash”. This game was simple and lots of fun! Each child chose a […]

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