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Amazing Mother's Day Parties and Free Printables!

Mother's Day is Sunday! What are you planning? If you're entertaining, here are some fabulous brunches and parties to give you inspiration. If you're taking the day off.. more power to you (but please enjoy these photos)!!

To see each party, click on the link or the photo...

Nicole W's Mother's Day Garden Party

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Laura's Little Party's Mother's Day Brunch

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Michelle S's Mother's Day Scrapbook Luncheon

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Crissy's Crafts's Mother's Day Lunch

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Rachel's Mommy and Me Picnic Brunch

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Lynlee B's Mother Hen Brunch

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Norene C's Mother's Day Dessert Table

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Tammy M's Mother's Day Celebration

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Michelle S's Mother's Day Celebration

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Tonya C's "Cute As A Button" party

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And if you need free Mother's Day printables to decorate your brunches and celebrations, we've got six beautiful collections!

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If you want to see even more creativity, please check out all the Mother's Day parties on our site.

{RECIPE} Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes for Mother's Day

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Molly Allen from CakeFYI is back with an awesome dessert for Mother's Day... chocolate covered strawberry cupcakes! Big yum from me on this one, Molly!!

When it comes to dessert, there’s nothing more elegant than chocolate covered strawberries. From Valentine’s Day to Mother’s Day, chocolate covered strawberries are the perfect treat to show your love. Why not take it to a whole new level with chocolate covered strawberry cupcakes? These are sweet strawberry cupcakes topped with chocolate glaze and decked with a homemade chocolate covered strawberry!

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Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes

Makes 12 cupcakes

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 C Butter
  • 1 1/4 C Sugar
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 1/4 C Flour
  • 1 3/4 Tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/4 Tsp Salt
  • 1/2 C Pureed Strawberries
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Directions:

Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.

In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.

Cream the butter and sugar until fluffy.

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Beat in eggs one at a time. Then add the vanilla extract and mix well.

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Add a third of the flour mixture to the butter mixture and beat until incorporated.

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Add half of the pureed strawberries and mix well.

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Add another third of the flour mixture, mix, and then add the remaining pureed strawberries. Add the remaining flour and continue beating until well mixed. Using a measuring cup, pour batter into a lined or greased cupcake pan.

Bake for 16-18 minutes until golden.

While cupcakes are cooling, make the Chocolate Covered Strawberries!

 

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Makes 12 chocolate covered strawberries

Ingredients:

  • 12 Fresh Strawberries
  • 2 C Milk Chocolate Chips
  • 1 Tbsp Butter
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Directions:

Wash the strawberries and dry them well with a paper towel. Place them on a baking sheet lined with wax paper.

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Microwave chocolate chips in a microwave-safe bowl, stopping to stir every 30 seconds. Once melted, stir in the butter until smooth.

Holding the stem, dip each strawberry in the melted chocolate. Swirl the strawberry to remove any excess chocolate.

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Place the chocolate covered strawberries on the prepared baking sheet. Refrigerate until chocolate hardens, about half an hour.

While Chocolate Covered Strawberries are hardening, prepare the Chocolate Glaze.

 

Chocolate Glaze

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 C Chocolate Chips
  • 1/4 Tbsp Butter
  • 1 1/2 C Powdered Sugar
  • 2 Tbsp Milk
Directions:

Microwave chocolate chips in a microwave-safe bowl, stopping to stir every 30 seconds. Once melted, stir in the butter until smooth.

Combine melted chocolate, powdered sugar, and milk and whisk well.

Assembly:

Once cupcakes have cooled, use a spoon to smooth Chocolate Glaze over top. Drizzle with additional melted chocolate, if desired. Top each cupcake with one Chocolate Covered Strawberry.

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Thanks Molly, for the delicious Mother's Day treat! To learn more about Molly check her out at CakeFYI.

For more Mother's Day ideas, check out these amazing Mother's Day parties on our site and our Mother's Day free printables!

{MOTHER'S DAY} Celebration Inspirations from our Site

With Mother's Day just around the corner, here are some of my favorite Mother's Day inspirations from our site... (Click on the photos to see what parties they're from.)

If you need free Mother's Day party printables, wait until you see the fantastic collections we have! And if you need more Mother's Day inspiration, take a look at all these great Mother's Day parties on our site.

FREE Mother's Day Printables from Amanda's Parties to Go

My friend Amanda from Amanda's Parties To Go is giving away this gorgeous set of Mother's Day printables. Amanda has been a friend since the beginning of Catch My Party. I remember when she first added her parties to our site, I was so excited because I couldn't believe she was going to let me feature them!

Amanda recently changed the name of her company from Shindig Parties To Go to Amanda's Parties To Go and in the process has had to rebuild her Facebook fans. So to download this gorgeous collection, please  like her on Facebook and show her some love!

 

FREE Mother's Day Party Printables from Sweet as Designs

Haley from Sweet as Designs contacted me about giving away this adorable collection of "Cottage Garden" Mother's Day printables. When I saw how cute they were I jumped at the chance!

The collection includes: cupcake toppers, Mother's Day gift cards, chocolate bar wrappers, table cards, gift tags, and bunting.

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Thank you, Sweet as Designs, for offering these delightful printables to our readers.

FREE Mother's Day Party Printables from MJ Paperie

The banner for this new Mother's Day collection says, "Mama's Love." As a mom myself, what could be more everlasting and true.

This sweet set of Pink and Yellow printables were designed by Meredith at MJ Paperie.

The collection includes: 2" party circles, drink flags, tented cards, and of course that banner!

DOWNLOAD THE HIGH RESOLUTION COLLECTION HERE

Thank you, Meredith, I know your collection will make a lot of moms happy! To learn more about Meredith and check out her designs, take a look at her shop,  MJ Paperie.

FREE Mother's Day Party Printables from Love Party Printables

The little children are back and they're here to help you celebrate Mother's Day! Thank you Ana, from Love Party Printables for another sweet and precious collection!

This collection includes: 2" party circles, two "Happy Mother's Day" banners (one girl and one boy), straw flags, napkin rings, party labels, favor tags, water bottle labels, blank tented cards, invitations, Mother's Day cards, and cake toppers.

DOWNLOAD THE HIGH RESOLUTION FILES FOR PRINTING HERE

Thank you, Ana, for creating such an adorable collection!

To learn more about, Ana, please visit her at Love Party Printables.

Some of My Favorite Finds for Mother's Day

Our Mother's Day guide is filled with so many fantastic homemade items. Here are my favorites in no particular order...

Mom Heart Tattoo Cookies by Baked

Mom Was Right Mother's Day Card by Fantastik Spastik

Fleur de Sel Caramels by Sweetniks

Best Mom Ever Banner by Bekah Jennings

Printable Mother's Day Vintage Tickets by Sueños Encantados

Patchwork Pincushion with Linen Bird by Sew Sweet Violet

Family Platter by HollySlayHandmade Tea Sets

 Edible Vintage Tea Pot Cupcake Toppers by Tasty Prints

Hearts on a Stick by Paper Polaroid

Check out our entire Mother's Day guide. You'll see some great stuff!

FREE Mother's Day Printables from Sarah Hope Designs

It's our first set of FREE Mother's Day printables of the year, and I couldn't be more delighted! This "chandelier" collection was designed by Yulia at Sarah Hope Designs. What I love most about these is their classic feel. They're not too cutesy, not too formal, just right for celebrating mom.

The collection includes: party circles, cupcake wrappers, water bottle wrappers, mini cake bunting, patterned paper, straw flags, blank tented cards, and favor tags.

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And take a look at how pretty...

Thank you, Yulia, for creating something so beautiful for moms around the world.

To learn more about Yulia and see all of her designs, visit her at Sarah Hope Designs.

More of Our Free Printables in Action!

I love showing off how people use our free printables! Thank you to everyone who sent these in! Take a look...

Danielle L sent in this photo using our Mother's Day printables from Love Party Printables

Sabrina B Mother's Day Breakfast who used our Mother's Day printables from 9 to 5 Mom

Shona C's Mother's Day Morning Tea who used our Mother's Day printables from 9 to 5 Mom

Jeannie G's Royal Wedding Tea Party who used our Royal Wedding printables from Design Editor

Pamela S's Royal Wedding Viewing Breakfast who used our Royal Wedding printables from Design Editor

Joellyn's Royal Wedding Viewing Party who used our Royal Wedding printables from The Housewife Bootcamp

Joanne M's Royal Wedding Party who used our Royal Wedding printables from Design Editor

Seana A's Royal Wedding Viewing Party who used our Royal Wedding printables from Design Editor

Kathy E's Will and Kate who used our Royal Wedding printables from Design Editor

Amanda who used our Easter printables designed by Autumn Leah Designs

Tara O's Easter at Home who used our Easter printables designed by Peace Love Cupcakes

Cristen who used our Easter printables designed by Autumn Leah Designs

Thank you to everyone who showed off what you did. (If I somehow missed you, please let me know.)

For your upcoming events, check out our free Father's Day and graduation printables...

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