Little treats with big personality: fun appetizers on a stick

If you’re like me, you’ve been inundated with all sorts of blogs and pins of absolutely PERFECT looking parties and wonder, “who on earth has time to do THAT?” Well, over the coming months, we’re going to show you a few simple tricks and tips to add extra zestiness to […] Read More »

Arrr you ready for a party? Free pirate party printables

Arrr you ready for a party? Free pirate party printables | Cardstore Blog

After Elizabeth provided her tips for planning a party like a pro, I really wanted to do a little more to help make your own party look and feel really special. So, if you’re planning on having a pirate-themed kids party, you’re in luck! I figured the best way to help […] Read More »

How to find the perfect gift for anyone you can think of

One of the most fun parts about celebrating a birthday (or really, any gift-giving holiday) is choosing JUST the right present for your giftee. Nothing beats seeing someone’s face light up when they open your present… but we all know that it’s not always easy to find the perfect gift. […] Read More »

7 birthday surprise ideas to make their day super-extra special

It’s no secret that we absolutely LOVE birthdays—they’re like little, personal holidays for celebrating all our favorite people! But sometimes—maybe it’s someone’s birthday that you’re really close to, or even someone that’s just been great to you in the past year—those celebrations call for something EXTRA special. Here are some […] Read More »

New Year’s Resolution: Never Forget a Birthday

New Years Resolution: Never forget a birthday | Cardstore Blog

We’ve all been there – either you remember someone’s birthday a day or two late, or you think of it a week early and forget about it anyway… Sure, it’s the thought that counts, but why not make 2014 the year you never forget a birthday? Here are some quick […] Read More »

How to make birthday cake cookies (did you even know that was a thing?)

How to make birthday cake cookies (did you even know that was a thing?) | Cardstore Blog

I love birthdays, and I love cookies, so when I came across a recipe for birthday cake cookies, I was super excited to make them for my friend’s birthday. I modified the recipe to my taste, and they came out delicious! This recipe makes around 40-45 cookies. Ingredients: – 1/2 […] Read More »

The best funny birthday cards on the entire internet

The best funny birthday cards on the entire internet | Cardstore Blog

We think laughter makes an EXCELLENT birthday present. Here’s a look at some of our favorite funny birthday cards! You may also like: The BEST kids birthday cards on the entire internet The best Grandparents Day cards on the entire internet The best Thanksgiving cards on the entire internet Read More »

A Camping Birthday Party Adventure!

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It’s an adventurous kind of day on the blog! Today, I’ll be taking you on a tour of Camp Grizzly – an awesome, camping-themed birthday party for 4-year-old Jack, styled by our own Elizabeth Draeger – Cardstore’s senior product manager, and party-planner extraordinaire. When she’s planning a party, the first […] Read More »

The BEST kids birthday cards on the entire internet

The BEST kids birthday cards on the entire internet | Cardstore Blog

Know any kids with birthdays coming up? These are our favorite kids birthday cards …and not just because we made ‘em. You may also like: The best funny birthday cards on the entire internet The best Grandparents Day cards on the entire internet The best Thanksgiving cards on the entire […] Read More »