Selected as Party of the Day on October 27th!

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Ashley M By Ashley M  in Birthday


Party Recap

Our Kids turned 5 and 2 this year, on the 5th & 6th of October. I said I would never put their parties together, but since our 5 year old picked a boys theme, I let it go this year! The weather was perfect for our haunted house, a hunt for the marshmallow man, and eating outside! We followed with cake and presents inside when it got dark. The kids had a great time, and I think the parents had just as much fun!


Party Highlights

  • Desserts

    Cake, twinkies, marshmallow ghosts, ice cream

  • Party Favors

    Slime, goodie bags (crayons, candy, fun straws, ghostbuster coloring book)

  • Activities / Games

    Haunted house, Silly string fight with the Marshmallow Man!

  • What People Ate

    Pizza, veggies, pickel/olive tray, carmel apple dip

  • What People Drank

    Ecto cooler, water, warm apple cider

  • Best Moment

    Fighting the Marshmallow Man to the Ghostbusters' theme song!

  • Best Dressed

    The birthday girl and boy!



  • Printabelle

    Printabelle wrote:

    What a fun party!

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    Rosa M wrote:

    Where can I get these guns?

  • Rosy C

    Rosy C wrote:

    Amazing job and thank you for posting all of your great ideas!! Where sis you find the great backdrop of burning/abandoned buildings? I've looked everywhere and cant find it!

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    Missy H wrote:

    How did u make these guns? My lil boy would love this for his Ghostbuster party. I bought a bunch of silly string today but I would love to know how to fix it this way.

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    The guns can be found on amazon! I just took the stickers off.

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    Karen Y wrote:

    Hello! Can you tell me heredo can I gente this Guns?

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    Angelica G wrote:

    Where did you find the party plates

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    I actually found the plates at an estate sale, a lady had kept tons of party supplies and they were unopened and in perfect condition from the late 80s! I have seen some on Ebay though, so you might want to try there.

  • Stacy M

    Stacy M wrote:

    Did anyone find out where to get the guns?

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    I bought the guns on Amazon, the link is above.

  • Maggie R

    Maggie R wrote:

    I found this link if it helps anyone.

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    Kelley W wrote:

    Hello! Would you mind sharing the pdf for the ectoplasm labels?

  • Liza T

    Liza T wrote:

    Where can I get this back drop?

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    I had purchased the backdrop at Party City (in-store) in their Halloween Section (which would be stocked right now if they are carrying it this year).

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    It was with their zombie stuff if I remember right!

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    Kelley - I'm sorry I didn't see this - - Do you still need the printables? They were on my old computer, but I'll see if I can find them!

  • Alisha S

    Alisha S wrote:

    Hello quick question where did you find the ectoplasma labels? I have a party im decorating for and i need those labels. Could your please point me in the right direction?

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    I made them. I have the file, but since my computer is different now, the font's aren't the same. It's an indesign file - if you're familiar with it, I can send it to you.

  • Ashley M

    Ashley M wrote:

    Sorry! Disregard that last comment! I fixed them...if anyone would like to send me their email I'll send you a pdf of the labels. Just put "slime labels" in the subject line.