Edible Bouquets for Mother’s Day

An edible bouquet is the perfect DIY gift for Mother’s Day. Your Mum is sure to be delighted whether you choose cupcakes, cookies, cake pops, fruit or even eggs and bacon!

Edible Bouquets for Mother's Day | Paperspice

Top left: Flower Cake Pops by My Man’s Belly
Top right: Cupcake Bouquet by Midwest Living
Bottom left: Mother’s Day Breakfast in Bed by Hungry Happenings
Bottom right: Daisy Cookie Bouquet by Make Bake Celebrate

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Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to bake and decorate a batch of delicious cupcakes as a gift for your partner, to share with coworkers or for a party buffet. Just choose your favorite from these lovely recipes and spread a some sweet love this Valentine’s Day!

Valentine's Day Cupcakes | Paperspice

1. Chocolate Valentine’s Heart Cupcakes by Glorious Treats
2. Raspberry Cupcakes by Martha Stewart
3. Red Velvet Cupcakes In A Jar by My Baking Addiction
4. Red Velvet Valentine’s Cupcakes by Annabel Karmel
5. Red Velvet Triple-Stacked Cupcakes by Betty Crocker
6. Sweet Heart Cupcakes by Glorious Treats
7. Love Letter Cupcakes by Juniper Cakery
8. Red Rose Cupcakes by Good To Know
9. Valentine Cupcakes by Simon Rimmer

Check out more Valentine’s Day ideas on Pinterest

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Monkey Party Inspiration Board

Let the kids go bananas at a fun Monkey themed birthday party! Take a look at this inspiration board for some cute ideas.

Monkey Party Inspiration Board | Paperspice

Clockwise from top left: Monkey Party Invitation by Paperspice; Chocolate Banana Cream Cake by Taste of Home; Fabric Bunting by The Spotted Barn; Monkey Birthday Party by Betty Crocker; Monkey Cupcake Toppers by Paperspice; Boy Party Straws by Spiral Sage; Monkey and Banana Cake Pops by Country Kitchen SweetARt

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Toffee Apple Recipes

There is a bumper apple harvest in the UK this autumn and this month there are many Apple Day celebrations around the country. So why not try making your own toffee apples using one of these recipes? They make a delicious treat and are perfect for Halloween and Bonfire Night parties.


Top left: Toffe Appple Recipe | Tesco Real Food
Top right: Sticky Toffee Apples | Lyle’s Golden Syrup
Bottom left: Maple Toffee Apples | Waitrose
Bottom right: Bonfie Night Toffee Apples | Homemade

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Free Fun In The Sun Summer Printables

I hope that you are all enjoying the summer. I can hardly believe that it is August already! The summer just seems to fly by doesn’t it? However, there is still plenty of time for some more summer fun before the kids go back to school. These Fun in the Sun designs are the latest free printables from Paperspice. I have designed a set of 2 inch circles and a matching invitation that you can download by clicking on the link below. A Fun in the Sun summer beach or pool party would be a chance for kids to catch up with their school friends or get together with neighbours or cousins. Of course, you could also use the circles as gift tags or to embellish your summer holiday or vacation scrapbook pages. I’m sure that you will find lots of fun ways to use them this summer.

Free Fun In The Sun Summer Printables | Paperspice

Fun In The Sun Printables PDF File

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Cowboy Party Inspiration Board

WANTED: Inspiration for a hollerin’ good cowboy shindig. Lil’ buckeroos are invited to saddle up and ride on over to the ranch for some rootin’, tootin’ wild west fun. Yeehaw!

Cowboy Party Insiration Board | Paperspice

Clockwise from top left: Cowboy Party Invitation by Paperspice; Cowboy Hats by Happy Wish Company; Western Party Favor Bags by Daisy Daze Design; Bandana Bunting by Giddy Gumdrops; Cowboy Cupcake Toppers by Paperspice; Cowboy Cake by Leonie’s Cakes and Parties; Stick Horse by Rustic Horse Shoe.

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Sprinkle Cakes

Sprinkle cakes are a popular trend in baking right now. They are simple to bake and decorate, but they make such fun cakes for birthdays and other celebrations. Why not make one of these lovely Sprinkle Cake recipes for your next party?

Top left: Vanilla Dunkaroos Sprinkle Cake by Betty Crocker
Top right: 6-Layer Chocolate Sprinkle Cake by Sweetapolita
Bottom left: Blue Raspberry Sprinkle Cake by Duncan Hines
Bottom right: Rice Krispie Treat Sprinkle Cake by Sprinkle Bakes

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Easter Egg Hunt Party Inspiration Board

With Easter less that three weeks away, take a look at the cute ideas in this Easter Egg Hunt party inspiration board. The palette of fresh spring colours and the traditional bunny, chick and egg details are sure to be popular with the kids.

Clockwise from top left: Easter Bunny Invitation by Paperspice; Easter Table Setting by Better Homes & Gardens; Canvas Bunny Easter Buckets by Positively Splendid; Easter Egg Cake Pops by Bakerella; Easter Cupcake Toppers by Paperspice; Easter Egg Hunt Sign by Country Living; Pecan Shortbread Easter Cookies by My Recipes.

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Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags

It’s freebie time again! Here is a little Christmas gift for you from Paperspice. These printable Santa tags are a cute way to add the finishing touch to your gifts this Christmas. They are perfect for traditional gift giving or for Secret Santa gifts. Just download the free PDF file by clicking on the link below. Print the file on bright white, lightweight cardstock, cut out the tags using scissors or a craft knife and then punch a hole in the top. You can then thread the tags with coloured ribbon, twine or raffia and attach them to your gifts. Merry Christmas.

Christmas Gift Tags PDF file

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Penguin Party Inspiration Board

If your little one has a winter birthday then a penguin theme party can be really cute. The theme is suitable for both boys and girls. This inspiration board that I have put together is for a little girl’s birthday party, but the ideas could easily be adapted for a boy by simply changing the colour scheme. For more penguin party inspiration take a look at my board on Pinterest.

Clockwise from top left: Little Penguin Invitation by Paperspice; Girl Penguin Pinata by AbitaAchie; Snowflake Garland by The Path Less Traveled; Pink and Purple Penguin Cookies by Glorious Treats; Little Penguin Cupcake Toppers by Paperspice; Penguin Costume DIY by Make It and Love It; Penguin Birthday Cake by Parenting.com

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