Wish we knew about cascarones (kas-ka-ron-ez) when we were kids! Mexican tradition says, break the confetti egg over your friend's head and it will bring them good luck. We have toddlers, so decided to go the non-head smashing route. They got to smash their own eggs, which was a big hit.


The cascarones are perfect for the Easter egg hunt too.


And they make for great table decor.


We got our confetti eggs from Paper Source but Oh Happy Day and Pretty Prudent have some great DIYs to make your own.


Wanting to celebrate St. Patrick's Day but don't know where to start? Not feeling very crafty? Here are some great St. Patrick's Day party supplies to fill your celebration with green, gold and rainbow. You won't have to stay up all night to get lucky.

Let's start with the cupcake toppers, because that really sets the mood for the rest of the party, dontcha think? And how cute are the gold horseshoes in this cupcake kit?

Should you decide to go the cake route, here's Acme's rainbow bunting that will certainly accessorize well. 

Listen, I know we're celebrating the Irish, but the French really know how to do it, don't they? My Little Day takes tableware to a whole new level with this green triangles dinner plate via Shop Sweet Lulu.

You definitely need these rainbow stripe utensils. Don't worry, we'll figure out something to eat with them.

We shall call this the pot of gold cup.

Half dot rainbow garland from Land of Nod.

Bring that field of clovers feeling inside by covering your dining room wall in grass green honeycomb fans.

A gold piñata makes everything better. 

Don't forget the confetti

And the perfect party favor: a four-leaf clover temporary tattoo


Valentine's Day is the second biggest flower giving holiday of the year. So we all have a lot of flowers lying around after last weekend, right?  Instead of just throwing them away, here are some ideas for repurposing those blooms. 

Flower poppers! You see them all the time with confetti, so why not with flowers? Mila loved plucking all the hyacinth off the stems and stuffing the blossoms into the poppers. 

Pollen Floral Design and Lauren Wells Events take the party hat to a WHOLE new level with flowers. Photo by Cambria Grace Photography via 100 Layer Cake.

Isn't this giant floral typography wall art DIY by Paper & Stitch gorgeous?

This DIY hanging flower installation from Sugar & Cloth is pretty impressive.

And if you feel like wearing your flowers, these DIY spring flower crowns by blüm floral design could be fun. Photo by Brown Butter Photography via Green Wedding Shoes.


Here are some last-minute Valentine DIYs for you to make with your little loves.  They're sure to be a hit with their friends!

All you need is: colored paper cut into heart shapeswashi tape and scissors!  Cut washi tape into x's and o's:

Or write little love notes:

Add a flower or some confetti, if you like!