Soleil’s Graduation Party – May 27, 2012

Friends: Because of my heavy travel schedule, we had to have Soleil’s graduation party a week after her graduation. I had tons of fun preparing for this party! The party had a turquoise and black and white damask theme. It was so pretty. We made LOTS of food. The salmon bites were amazing! The strawberry […] Read More

Categories: Dianne de Las Casas, Entertaining, Party, Soleil

Eliana’s Diva Rock Star Birthday Party – Sunday, June 28, 2009

Friends: Wow! What a weekend! Because Eliana and I have been on the road touring, we haven’t had a chance to celebrate her birthday with a big bang, until now. Last night, we went to the “Greatest Show on Earth,” The Ringing Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. It was a spectacular show. Today, we […] Read More

Categories: Birthday, Birthday Party, Dianne de Las Casas, Eliana, Party

Eliana’s Spookover – Saturday, October 18, 2008

Friends: Saturday was a blast! The night of my 8 year old daughter, Eliana’s Spookover, finally arrived! Eliana was ready for some swashbuckling fun. Argh, matey! We worked all day cleaning, decorating, and cooking. I set up my spooky backdrop and decorated the table full of frightening food – bloody pigs in a blanket, petrifying […] Read More

Categories: Children, Cooking, Crafts, Dianne de Las Casas, Eliana, food, Games, Halloween, Kids, Party, Stories, Storytelling

Fajitas-n-Ritas Fiesta Sorpresa (March 1, 2008)

Friends: I did it! I pulled it off (with lots of help – Thanks, Mom, Clay, Gary, Jennie, Papi, Soleil and kids). Antonio’s 40th Birthday Fajitas-n-Ritas Surprise Fiesta was a success. Ole! His best friend, George (pictured above) took Antonio out for the day for a belated birthday celebration to have lunch and to see […] Read More

Categories: Birthday, Cooking, cuisine, Family, Fiesta, food, Friends, Party