Real Party: Thomas the Train Birthday

Thomas the Train Birthday Party

If you have a little boy, get ready to climb aboard because you're going to love today's real party.  This Thomas the Train birthday party is an amazing collaboration between Kelly of The Party Dress and Melisa of Project Nursery.  With a fabulous dessert table and oodles of charmingly modern ... Continue Reading

Welcome to Our Newest Sponsor

Welcome Gourmet Cookie Bouquets

Half Baked is excited to announce our newest sponsor, a vendor that creates one of my very favorite treats - cookies!  Who doesn't love cookies?  Everyone loves cookies, especially when they are both delicious and amazingly cute. Gourmet Cookie Bouquets is an online boutique offering adorably ... Continue Reading

Fab Find: Charlotte’s Cupcake Apron

Sex and The City 2 Cupcake Apron

Baking goes chic this May when Sex and The City 2 hits movie theaters.  Mother of two Charlotte York-Goldenblatt, played by Kristen Davis, glams up the kitchen in this adorable cupcake apron by Jessie Steele.  Even better, it's available in a matching child's apron so your little one can look just a ... Continue Reading

Real Wedding: Chocolate Brown & Tiffany Blue

Tiffany Blue and Chocolate Brown Wedding

The planned blogging break for my sister's wedding lasted slightly longer than expected, but it's Monday and we're back!  Maybe it had something to do with the breakneck pace of wedding activities, the 14 hour drive to Dallas or the craziness that comes with being the Co-Maid of Honor AND the cake ... Continue Reading

Real Wedding: Sneak Peak

Brown & Tiffany Blue Wedding - Sneak Peak

Those of you following Half Baked for awhile know that my little sister is getting married.  After a year and a half of talking and planning, the big day is almost here.  Saturday April 10, 2010 used to sound so far away but now we're within days.  Needless to say we are all very excited!  I'll be ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Pretty in Pink First Birthday

Pretty in Pink First Birthday

Today's real party is a lovable first birthday, full of pretty pink details and a mother's love.  This adorably girly first birthday is the work of a talented Houston area photographer and mother of two, Shalonda of Chubby Cheek Photography.  I absolutely love the soft pinks and charming little ... Continue Reading


We Have a Winner!

Posh Pixels Giveaway Winners

It’s time for us to announce the TWO lucky winners of our Swanky Sweets Giveaway from Posh Pixels Design Studio. So here goes! Congrats Nicole and Dianna! I know you will both love your Swanky Lingerie Collections and so will your guests!  Please contact me before Wednesday, April 7th to claim ... Continue Reading

April Fools’ Recipes

April Fools Recipes

April 1st is coming up and we all know what that means.  A day full of playful pranks and mischief to mark April Fools' Day.  To help get you ready, today we're featuring some surefire recipes for fun from FamilyFun.  Your kiddos will definitely be surprised by these little tricks up your sleeve.  ... Continue Reading

Fab Find: Mini Cupcakes

Mini Cupcakes by CuppieLove

Everyone loves cupcakes, myself included.  What's not to love, right?  And the latest trend of mini cupcakes provides all of the fun with none of the guilt.  Bite sized morsels of delicious cake with just a small dollop of icing.   They are perfect for parties, for both adults and children.   There ... Continue Reading

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Real Party: Baseball Birthday

Baseball Birthday Party Inspiration

Today's real party is an adorable baseball themed birthday created by Carli of Dimple Prints.  We first introduced you to Carli's work earlier this week with a charming Giraffe Baby Shower featuring her invitations, labels and cupcake toppers.  Well today, we're taking a look at a party she threw ... Continue Reading