Mummies Night Out

Mummies Night OUt

Now that I’ve gotten a little sleep I wanted to share with you some of the photos from the party last night.

The photos aren’t great – let’s just say it’s hard to be head cook, hostess and photographer.

The food was served in the kitchen/family room area.

The kitchen table was covered in yummy appetizer type food (recipes soon I promise)

Halloween Party Food

The Bloomin’ Onion made an appearance  and then quickly disappeared!

Bloomin' Onion

And then there was the dessert table too with Oreo Cupcakes, Carrot Muffins with white chocolate cream cheese frosting and a yummy apple caramel bundt cake too!  (Recipes coming I promise!!)

Mummies Night Out

The food even spread into the family room – caramel apple dip and pumpkin spice dip.

Pumpkin Dip and Caramel Dip
We had two craft stations set up.  My friend Karen put together this darling little box.

frankie candy boxes

Mummies Night Out

In the garage (you know I like you if I let you in my garage!) we put together a fun fall banner out of burlap (forgot to take a photo of the finished banner but I will!)

Mummies Night Out

Mummies Night Out

To carry out the mummy theme I covered some clear vases in cheesecloth and added googly eyes!

Mummies Night Out

My very talented friend Karen also made these fun mummy cake pops for all the guests (they had red velvet cake inside!)

Mummies Night Out

And I made some fun Oreo mummies for everyone to take home with them.

Mummies Night Out

The wooden mummies I painted 20 years ago came in handy!  Glad I kept them.  I also cut letters out of black contact paper on my Cricut to welcome everyone to Mummies Night Out.

Mummies Night Out

I covered the tables in white plastic tablecloths from the Dollar Store and then added some fun yardage from the fabric store for a table cloth.  I topped it with some torn cheesecloth for a spooky effect.  I also made a fun Halloween pendant banner that I draped on the front of the tables and then added some bows made out of tulle.

Mummies Night Out

Mummies Night Out

My candy corn lights added a nice touch too!
Mummies Night Out

But the best part was having so many fun, wonderful women in my home!
Mummies Night Out

And of course getting to see sweet baby Rylee is always a treat!

Mummies Night Out

So it’s onto the next party – neighborhood Halloween Roast is tomorrow night!

Leigh Anne
Hi – I’m Leigh Anne! I have been a homebased mom for 30 years since my first baby boy was born! I love working with women and helping to inspire them to achieve their goals and dreams while still maintaining motherhood and family as their number one priority. I blog about everything I enjoy – creating treats and meals in my kitchen, spending time in my garden, entertaining and party planning, reading, self improvement and tips and ideas on style and fashion.
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Comments

  1. says

    FANTASTIC. You throw a great party. Such work and details. I flew into OR yesterday and one of the first things I did was raid my sister’s closet of a sweatshirt…but love being here. We should try to meet sometime.

  2. says

    i love it so much! everything is just gorgeous….straight from a magazine!
    where did you get the eyes for your oreo pops? so cute!
    the main tablescape with the fun tablecloths are so incredible! love everything and can’t wait for the recipes!

  3. Paula says

    From the time you opened the door to us last night to the time we said goodbye, the night was a #10. Your joyful spirt showed through everything, the hospitality, the food, the decorations, the crafts, the treats. Thank you for giving us such a wonderful opportunity to support Megan and her family. I’m still feeling the happy.

  4. Vickie says

    Oh wow! I was really there! Can you find me in the pictures being crafty? Thanks again for the fun activities and yummy food. Can we do this again next year?

  5. Karen says

    Party sounds that you had fun. Will you be sharing the pumpkin spice dip? It sounds interesting.
    I enjoy your recipes. Thanks for sharing.

  6. Missy Suit says

    I made the Oreo Mummies last night. They were a big hit at work and I am takig them to my friends tonight. Thanks for sharing the idea. I love your blog.

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