Tablescape Thursday- Halloween Simplescape


I look forward to Wednesday so I can put together another tablescape! Thanks to Susan from Between Naps on the Porch. This week, is another Halloween tablescape that I call simplescape because it took no crafting at all to put this one together.The witches hat is on an upside down vase with 2 skulls stacked [...]

Gateway to your home Part 2


I just love the blog Between Naps on the Porch – you must check out Susan’s beautiful front porch she has decorated for Halloween/Fall. Well, mine is not quite as gorgeous but after all the inspiration I’ve seen on her site- I will improve it. Here is it for now.As you know from Gateway’s previous [...]


Amy from Meadville, PA won the $25 Blockbuster giftcard – just for being a follower. I was very happy to receive some pictures of her daughter’s upcoming birthday preparations as well. Amy is a crafty frugalista just like me!! Thanks Amy for sharing and the very kind words. Here is Amy’s pictures and description in [...]

Movie Night In on Maddycakes Muse!

I am excited that my followers have reached 25 so almost to 50 for the free $50 giftcard to Target! I just want to say thanks for the 25 that have already signed up and have been checking out my blog- so if you are already one of the 25 followers be the first person [...]

Tablescape Thursday-A black and white Halloween


Sorry I’m a little late this week! Thanks again to Susan from Between Naps on the Porch for hosting Tablescape Thursday! I saw a gorgeous silver skeleton tablescape at Z Gallerie but it was very expensive. So off to Dollar Tree – I found a silver skeleton…not quite the same but it works. I love [...]

African Safari


Yesterday, Maddycakes receive a request for another custom party. This posh mom of 2 gorgeous boys asked us to do a custom party for her son in 3 weeks. Normally, we have more notice…especially since we do custom invitations and it takes a while to create. She told us that her son Emory loves animals [...]

Camp Out


My company, Maddycakes is a children’s theme party business. We do custom parties as well as our signature theme parties. Currently, I have 8 signature themes. Yesterday, I had the pleasure of working with a really chic and stylish mom named Whitney. She has 3 beautiful children and her son Carter picked Maddycake’s signature theme [...]

Black/White/Yellow candy buffet


I just love the combination of black and white. So many colors compliment it as well. Casara over at Majestic Pink has done it again. I love how she added the color yellow with the classic combo. The picture is from her latest candy buffet she displayed at a bridal show in her hometown of [...]

Candy Trees


These candy trees are a quick and easy DIY project that I found on You can purchase the cones at any craft store and hot glue candy on. You can match any color decor by using matching candies. I’m not a huge fan of the traditional orange and black for Halloween so I will [...]

80′s Girls Just Wanna Have Fun


Thanks to Susan from Between Naps on the Porch for hosting Tablescape Thursday. This is my second week participating. Last week, I did a colorful Asian dinner theme and this week I’m doing a colorful 80′s theme. So you don’t think that I only do bright and colorful things- next week I’m going to do [...]