News / healthy snacks

Fourth of July Fun

It's hard to believe that 2017 is more than half over and that the Fourth of July is just a few days away! Whether you're celebrating at home or going to a cook out, these dessert recipes will make it the sweetest Fourth of July yet!

In addition to being the most festive dessert at the party, this flag cake with cheesecake topping is also delicious! You can use your favorite boxed cake mix for the base, so it's also a quick fix! Find the recipe from Spend with Pennies!

The colorful explosions in the sky won't be the only fireworks this Fourth of July. These firework pudding cookies will absolutely steal the show! With red, white, and blue M&M's and sprinkles, these colorful cookies will be the talk of the party. Check out Crazy for Crust for the recipe!

Muddy Buddies are a classic party snack, and this version is perfect for Fourth of July! Use red and blue food gel to turn these Muddy Buddies from boring to festive! Find the step-by-step directions at Belly Full!

If you're looking for a healthier dessert option that is just as festive, this red, white, and blue fruit salad is a great option! The recipe calls for a honey lime glaze, but if you have picky eaters you can leave that off! Find the recipe from Eating on a Dime!

Stay tuned for more festive ideas!

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

Pinterest

Read more →

Summer Time Sides

There are so many things to celebrate in the summer, graduations, the Fourth of July, and the beautiful weather! So whether you're going to a neighborhood block party or having a cookout with friends, these side dishes will be the talk of the party! 

Coleslaw is a always a summer cookout favorite. There are so many variations of it, but we absolutely love this Tex Mex version! There are all sorts of yummy Tex Mex ingredients, like corn and beans, and you can adjust the level of spiciness to your exact liking. Plus, look how colorful it is, perfect for summer! Find the recipe at Home. Made. Interest!

Love pizza? What about pasta? Well, this pepperoni pizza pasta salad is the best of both worlds! It takes less than half an hour to make, cooking time includes, which makes it a great side dish option when your short on time. Check out Mostly Homemade Mom for the recipe!

Is there anything better than fresh corn in the summer? Made with sweet corn and a Parmesan cheese sauce, everyone will love this dish. It's creamy, delicious, and cheesy, what more could you want?! Find the full recipe from Gather for Bread!

Baked potatoes are one of the most popular side dishes, but sometimes, it's just too hot for one! This loaded baked potato salad has all of the things you love about baked potatoes, like the bacon and cheese, but in a salad, perfect for summer! Make sure you add your favorite baked potato toppings. Find the recipe at Cakescottage

 Stay tuned for more fun ideas!

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter 

Instagram

Pinterest

 

Read more →

Popsicle Paradise

Nothing screams summer time like popsicles! While it may not be summer quite yet, hot temperatures are right around the corner...well, for most of us! Skip the ice cream truck this year and make your own delicious popsicles!

Popsicles...for breakfast? Talk about the coolest (literally) breakfast idea ever! You can use any combination of flavored milk and cereal to create combinations your kids will love! Find the original recipe from In Katrina's Kitchen!

Blueberries are one of our favorite summer fruits here at We Bring the Party, and they make great popsicles! These blueberry lemonade popsicles taste like summer on a stick! Use your favorite type(s) of lemonade and go to town! Check out Paper & Stitch for the recipe!

Who doesn't love Nutella? Anyone else eat it straight out of the jar sometimes? No? Just us? These three ingredient Nutella Cool Whip popsicles are easy to make and even easier to eat! Find the recipe at Big Bear's Wife!

Chunky Monkey is definitely one of the best Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavors. These funky monkey popsicles taste exactly like it, but without the dairy! Perfect for kids with allergies or people following the Paleo diet, you'll have a hard time waiting for these yummy popsicles to finish freezing before you devour them! Check out Paleo Hacks for the recipe!

Stay tuned for more festive ideas!

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net 

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter 

Instagram

Pinterest

Read more →

Spring Sweets

Spring Sweets

Spring has sprung, and there's no better way to celebrate than with a party! Whether you need a dessert to bring for Easter dinner, or you just want to celebrate the arrival of warm weather, you'll love these yummy, seasonal treats!

If you're looking for a healthier dessert option, you'll love this melon and pineapple fruit salad! We promise it is as delicious as it is gorgeous! If you're taking this dish to a potluck, make the dressing separately on pour it on right before serving so the fruit doesn't get soggy! Find the recipe at Cooking Classy!

These Oreo dirt dessert cups are a kid-favorite and incredibly easy to make! Put out an array of different Oreos and gummy worms and bugs so the kids can add their favorite toppings! If you have picky eaters, you can leave the peppermint extract out and just have chocolate dirt cups! Find the step-by-step directions at The Mad House!

Is there a better spring dessert than lemon bars? Not only are they tangy and delicious, but the yellow color is just perfect for the season! Find this recipe for classic lemon bars at A Latte Food!

Delicious, fresh fruit isn't always in season, so you have to take advantage of it while you can! These sugar cookie fruit "pizzas" are a great way to incorporate fruit into your dessert! Leave out plain cookies, various frosting, and bowls of fruit so your guests can make their own mini sugar cookie pizzas! Find the recipe at Chocolate with Grace!

Stay tuned for more festive ideas!

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net 

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

Pinterest

Read more →

Simply Delicious

The delicious sweets and tasty treats are some of the best parts of parties, but if you're getting ready for your child's birthday bash, you know deciding on the menu is one of the more challenging aspects of party planning. From accommodating food allergies to satisfying the pickiest of eaters, it's a tall task coming up with dishes everyone likes. These easy recipes are quick to throw together and are sure to be a hit with all your guests!

These ooey, gooey pepperoni roll-ups are full of pepperoni and melty cheese, perfect for dipping! You can make them with pre-packaged crescent rolls, saving you time and effort. If your guests aren't big pepperoni fans you can substitute turkey or ham! Find the recipe at Taste of Home.

Doesn't food taste better when it's bite-sized? We think so! These mini corn dog muffins are guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser and make a perfect party snack. Don't forget the ketchup and mustard! Check out Hip 2 Save for the recipe!

It's just about time for dessert, and, of course, there'll be cake of some sort, but these ice cream cone fruit cups are a great healthy option! Fill store-bought ice cream cake cones with cut up fruit and serve on a platter! The cones can get a little soggy from the fruit juice, so wait to scoop the fruit until you're ready to serve these sweet treats! Find the recipe and directions at Giggles Galore!

Funfetti cakes are all the rage right now, but what about funfetti dip? This deliciously rich dip tastes exactly like funfetti cake! Dunk your favorite treats like graham crackers, cookies, fruit, and more in this decadent dip! Sure to become a favorite of all your party guests, this sprinkle-topped treat is festively fun as well! Find the recipe at Lil' Luna!

Stay tuned for more party ideas!

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter 

Instagram

Pinterest

 

 

Read more →

Cranberry Craziness

One of the best things about the holidays is all the delicious seasonal food! One of our favorites, cranberry, is a festive winter staple that can be incorporated into almost any dish! These cranberry recipes are perfect for your own holiday party or to bring to a potluck. Enjoy!

Is there a better way to enjoy Christmas flavors than with sangria? This delicious concoction made with cranberries, white wine, apples, and rosemary tastes like Christmas in a glass! This festive drink not only looks beautiful but will become an instant favorite with your guests! Find the recipe at Cake N Knife!

Who doesn't love Brie? It's creamy, delicious, and makes the perfect appetizer! We guarantee these cranberry and Brie bites will be gone within minutes! Made with Puff Pastry, Brie, and cranberry, you can make these tasty bites in less than half an hour. Find the recipe and directions at Kitchen Sanctuary!

These scrumptious, spicy cranberry meatballs are easy to eat and even easier to make! With only three ingredients, these meatballs are simple and can be made in a crockpot, which is a great option if you're making a large quantity. Stick a toothpick in each one and serve for a delicious, easy appetizer! Find the recipe at Yellow Bliss Road

Of course, no party is complete without dessert! These yummy cranberry cookies are a great seasonal dessert and are a fantastic alternative to cake, which can be difficult to serve (and make) in large quantities. These cookies stay soft for days, so you can enjoy them after the party as well! Find the recipe from Good + Simple!

 

Stay tuned for more festive ideas!

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

Pinterest

Read more →

Deck the (School) Halls

Winter break (and the holiday season) is almost here! Just a few more weeks until you get a much needed break from the school morning routine! This time of year is usually one of the busiest, and with all the holiday craziness, your child's winter/holiday school party may sneak up on you! Never fear, we have you covered with plenty of classroom party ideas.

On beverage duty? Grab some bottled water and stick one of our adorable winter-themed water bottle labels to each one! Featuring snowmen, snowflakes, and penguins, our self-stick water bottle labels take theme coordination to the next level!

These string cheese snowmen are festive and easy to make (no cooking involved)! Customize the snowmen with different colored hats and ribbons for an extra fun touch! Find directions at No Biggie

Another healthier snack option is these adorable frozen banana penguins! Made with chocolate, bananas, and M&M's, these tasty treats are (relatively) healthy and will be the talk of the party! These will melt pretty quickly, so be sure to transport them in a cooler. Find the instructions at Reading Confetti!

Who doesn't love rice krispie treats? These reindeer rice krispies are perfect for the holidays! Putting each rice krispie treat on a stick allows for easy transportation and easy eating! Find the recipe and decorating instructions from Thirty Handmade Days

Looking for a non-food party treat? Our snowflake bubbles, which match the snowflake water bottle labels, are a fun party favor! In addition to being great for classroom parties, all of these treat ideas are perfect for your own winter or holiday party!

Stay tuned for fun party ideas

We Bring the Party specializes in handmade, themed party decorations for a wide variety of occasions. Whether you're looking for that extra little something to complete your theme, or you'd like a complete party in a box to arrive on your doorstep; we can accommodate every celebration, from baby showers, to birthday parties, to graduations! You supply the guests, we'll supply the rest! For more information and to purchase party supplies, visit us at: www.webringtheparty.net

Visit us on:

Facebook

Twitter

Instagram

Pinterest

 

Read more →

Cute as a Bug!

Cute as a Bug!

We mentioned earlier this week that the weather had us "bugging" out.   Well, besides the adorable decor, there are so many bee-yond cute food ideas to incorporate with a "Bug Party!"  

Of course you'll have your cake, and eat it too, but here are some cute snacks to have on hand during your party.

This theme may be one of my favorites just because the food ideas.   You can be healthy AND happy with this option.  

Caterpillars or butterflies anyone?   Just grab some celery,pb (which is enough for me!), add pretzels or apples you've got a hit!   For the full recipe, just click here.

Well, not ALL party food can be healthy.  We have some serious love for our multipurpose items (like pretzels for instance) so this snack idea is uber cute and reuses those pretzels!  The recipe calls for Mounds bars but any snack size candy bar would work.   For the full recipe, click here.

 No party is complete without some "Bug Juice" right?   Well, this recipe is the bee's knees when it comes to juice and it's super easy.

For more party ideas, check out our Pinterest board!  

"You supply the guest, we'll supply the rest!"

 

 

 

Read more →