5 Ways To “Say Yes To Summer”

Nothing says "summer" like WATERMELON!   When I was a kid, summer was everything.  School was out for the next 3 months, family vacay, but most of all it meant family reunion time.  Where there's a family reunion, there's watermelon.   I can remember driving to the country, aka Belleville, Texas about 65 miles outside of Houston, with my family anticipating the fun me and my sisters were going to …

Party On-The-Fly with Style: Jewelry Making Holiday Party

Hello, darlings! I hope your holiday season is going well! Our party partners, Evite.com, has challenged their Brand Influencers, a group of bloggers and designers who know how to party, to share our tips on how to plan a "party on the fly".  The challenge was to host a party that didn't fit the usual holiday party theme, such as Ugly Sweater or White Elephant.  We had to think outside the …

4 Steps to Creating an Easy DIY Photo Booth

Say CHEESE! A photo area with a fabulous backdrop design, plus a cool photo booth app is a great way to get your party started! Get inspired and take this opportunity to explore your creativity.  Add some POP to your party by making your own photo-op stop.  Design something unique, something stylish and something that says PARTY OVER HERE! So, put on your thinking cap and pour on the OOMPH!  Go ahead....get …

Planning a Picnic with Style

Summertime is Picnic Season! Who doesn't love a fabulous picnic! It's a great way to spend time with friends and a reason to get out of the house and enjoy the outdoors.   What is a picnic?  As if you didn't know,  a picnic is just a portable party in the park, the backyard, the country-side, camp-grounds or on the beach with a basket of tasty delights, cold thirst quenchers and a lil' something …

National Lemonade Day

Lemonade Day is approaching and Party Elements, along with Sweet Dreams Gourmet are proud to mentor and sponsor Sydney, a local 4th-grade student.   Lemonade Day was founded by a fellow Houstonian, Michael Holthouse in 2007.  It is a non-profit organization that introduces kids to entrepreneurship through free, fun, experiential learning. Their mission is to empower today's youth to be tomorrow's entrepreneurs.   We have helped Sydney along the way with her …