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Posted on 11/20/2018

My Modern Bohemian Mother Blessing

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Family and friends were a bit confused when they heard that I was having a mother blessing instead of a sprinkle or baby shower to celebrate my third pregnancy. I got a lot of confused, “What is that?!” responses even after explaining it to them. But I knew a mother blessing was definitely the right choice for this pregnancy and after attending, my friends and family agreed. Read more

Panda head Bday cake
Posted on 06/13/2017

A Gorgeous Last-Minute Panda First Birthday Party

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Lucie wanted her son, Filip, to have a great big first birthday party just like his older sister, Laura, but she wasn’t quite sure what to choose for the party theme. Then just a month before the party it came to her — a panda party! Between the gorgeous color contrast and adorable panda faces, you’ll love this fun party idea. Read more

Posted on 07/28/2016

Royal Woodland Themed First Birthday

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 To celebrate our son, Thayer, turning one we did a royal woodland theme. We have always enjoyed nature as a family and wanted to reflect that in his party. The magic of the forest and the beautiful creatures that roam it were the inspiration for our little prince’s big day with close friends and family.  My brother Jesse Le Vasseur did a wonderful job photographing the whole event.

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Posted on 06/22/2016

Pink & Gold Ballerina-Themed First Birthday

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My sweet baby girl turned one a few months ago and I’m still in denial that it happened. Time just flew by so fast! It feels like I was in the hospital holding my little baby girl in my arms just yesterday. How did a year creep up so fast?! When it came time to start planning her first birthday, I wanted to make sure it was two things: Pink and girly! After many hours on Pinterest, I decided on a ballerina theme! I chose Pink with Gold accents for the colors, and I have to say it turned out so beautiful— Exactly what I envisioned. Read more

Posted on 05/26/2016

A Peachy Floral First Birthday Party


At first, my ideas were everywhere while planning my daughter Blakely’s first birthday.  I knew I wanted to be able to repurpose most of the decorations from her party —Especially since I knew I’d  be putting some money into them — so I chose a theme that I could use in her new toddler bedroom. With a lot of planning and help, it turned into a very elegant and yet simple floral first birthday party. Read more

Posted on 05/08/2016

Blogiversary Mother’s Day Brunch at LYFE Kitchen

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Happy Mother’s Day! To celebrate one of the most important holidays at Savvy Every Day (the other being Father’s Day) and this website’s 2-year anniversary I teamed up with LYFE Kitchen in Cupertino, CA to host a bright and fun Mother’s Day brunch for 11 Bay Area mamas who also blog. Keep reading for tips on hosting an event at a restaurant but making it your own, and to enter the giveaway to win your Mother’s Day Brunch Gift Bag worth over $200! Read more

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Posted on 05/02/2016

How To Plan a Lovely Low-Cost Mother’s Day Brunch in Under a Week

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Mother’s Day is one of my most favorite brunch days of the year — Mostly because it’s the only day in the year I actually get to go to brunch and drink mimosas somewhere, but also it’s just so fun to plan! Skip the wait times at the restaurant and put together a simply lovely low-cost Mother’s Day Brunch in under a week (well, that’s about all we have left this year) for yourself and some mama friends using the below tips. Read more

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kids Rodeo birthday party
Posted on 03/19/2016

Not Your Average Rodeo — A Kids Birthday For Twins

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One of my favorite responsibilities as a mom is planning my children’s birthday parties. I love it as much as they do! Since I have boy/girl twins I always want to pick a theme that is fun for both girls and boys. This year the kiddos and I discussed it and decided on a Rodeo party. This theme was so much fun to put together into a party and the kids absolutely loved it. Read more

Image of a LEGO-themed 3rd Bday table with balloon, cake and snacks
Posted on 02/19/2016

An Ultra-Chic LEGO Party That Doesn’t Break the Bank


Kids change their minds almost daily — Especially when it comes to the kind of birthday party they want — and my son is no exception. Spider-Man, Jake and The Neverland Pirates, Big Hero 6 . . . every time I asked him which he wanted, the party theme seemed to change. Finally, my son and I settled on a 3rd bday theme he didn’t change his mind on – LEGO! He loves The LEGO Movie and has been putting LEGO sets together so the theme stuck long enough that I could have the party. Keep reading to see how this ultra-chic LEGO-themed birthday party came together without breaking the bank! Read more

Posted on 01/12/2016

5-Minute Game Day Snack Stadium

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameDayGlory #CollectiveBias

Game day means something different to everyone. For most it’s about the big game, others enjoy the camaraderie of friends. Me? I really like the snacks. Since I was a kid, Sundays meant watching the game (or a movie) with my dad while enjoying some chips with spread and salsa, as well as other snacks. When I learned about snack stadiums I knew I had to try my hand at it. What came of my day of experimenting with the items from Collective Bias’ sponsors was a super simple 5-minute snack stadium everyone at your party is sure to enjoy. Honestly, the hardest part about making this was trying to stop myself from eating the ingredients. Instead of coming up with elaborate ways to make different things look like a stadium I kept this to the bare minimum — The ingredients and a plate — so that everything in the display is pretty much edible. Keep reading for the tutorial! Read more

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