Author Archives: Simply Soirees

About Simply Soirees

We are a party planning, event getting going, I don't have enough time but I want it to look/be great start-up in the Portland area.

Things We Love: Caramel “Apples”

I found these beauties on the Busy Mom website. ¬†They are so cute and so easy! I can’t wait to try them. Advertisements

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Sake & Sushi

Want to entertain but don’t have much time to throw things together? Try having a sushi night. Veggie sushi is quick, easy and cheap!   Ingredients: water tempura sweet potato zucchini cucumber avocado green onions nori (sea weed sheets) peanut … Continue reading

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What is a get Togethor Without Great Food?

Everyone with Simply Soirees loves food. It isn’t a requirement for hanging out with us but if a 30 minute conversation about cheese sounds boring, you may want to find somewhere else to be. We like to talk about food, … Continue reading

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Things We Love: DIY Cork Floral Centerpiece

I’ve been really interested in flower alternatives. Not that I don’t absolutely adore having a giant bouquet of hydrangeas or sunflowers on my table, but with how busy life can be, they seem to wilt before I get a chance … Continue reading

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Princess Sleepover – Glitter Shirts

So easy and super fun!¬† Kid’s love to make their clothes messy, there is something that makes them extra excited when you tell them they can paint on their clothes, in fact you are encouraging it! What You Need: Tank … Continue reading

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Princess Sleepover

My 6 year old and one of her friends decided two months ago that they desperately needed to have a princess party, I of course conceded after about 5 minutes of “please, please, please, please, please.” As soon as the … Continue reading

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Things We Love: Strawberry Bean Bag Tutorial

One Charming Party has done it again with a perfect summer time party theme of strawberries. My favorite part is her tutorial on this strawberry bean bag game. What are your favorite picnicking games?

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