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How to Throw a Unicorn Rainbow Sleepover Birthday with out going insane!

I blame Pinterest.

When I sat down with E around January 15th to start planning her birthday I foolishly said, “Let’s check out Pinterest!”  Full of enthusiasm and dreams of an awesome birthday party in which Mummy doesn’t go crazy.  Something awesome, easily achieved and low key.  We scrolled and scrolled and scrolled through a bajillion gazillion pictures of all things unicorn and rainbow.

We stumbled upon a lovely party from the folks over at Jonesing to Create.  We started having Parry Gripp music fests every morning before school.  And we have a new about-to-get-on-the-bus, off to swim lessons, grocery store, fight dragons etc, catch phrase: “Smiles and Hugs Forever!”  Of course the downside being the earwigs from…you know, the bad place you can’t even be upset about because it comes with rainbows and unicorns and breakfast burritos and a palindrome enabled feline.

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What’s For Dinner: February 26 – March 4

Hey there Plate and Plant!  Long time no see. :-/

Well let’s just jump right back in shall we?

So when last you saw our heroes Kevin was Flying Solo in the kitchen, last spring break.  This Spring Break we’re heading to (hopefully) sunny Florida for a 4 city extravaganza of fun.  More on that in a later post.  But since that event is about a month away still the most important thing on everyone’s mind this week here in the Overhill household is “What’s for dinner?” right?  Ummm…no.

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