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summer goodie bag giveaway

16th 08 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

Every season I do a giveaway to my fun mail subscribers, this time I thought I would open it up on Instagram and Facebook as well.

Who doesn’t need a bag full of fun in the summer holidays!

 

The prize includes:

  • Bubble wand
  • Magic bubbles
  • Two set of stickers
  • Two mini puzzles
  • Chocolate coins
  • Haribo sweets
  • Activity book
  • Green and Blacks chocolate (for you!)
  • Cotton bag

To enter just head over to the Buttons Facebook page or my Instagram account and follow the entry info.

If you would like to join my fun mail then follow this link to the website and download my top party tips for free or just email ellie@buttonspaties.co.uk with the subject line add me to you fun mail list.

Good luck

Ellie x

 

T&C bit

  1. The competition is open to any persons aged 16 years and over in the UK.
  2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition
  3. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  4. Route to entry for the competition and details of how to enter are via https://elliekellyblog.co/ and https://www.instagram.com/_elliekelly_/ and https://www.facebook.com/buttonsparties/
  5. Closing date for entry will be 10pm on the 21st August 2018. After this date the no further entries to the competition will be permitted.
  6. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
  7. This competition is in no way endorsed or affiliated with Green and Blacks or any of the brands used in the gifts
  8. The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows:

9. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

10. The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.

11. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

12. Winners will be chosen at random by software, from all entries received and verified by Promoter.

13. The winner will be notified by email and/or DM on Instagram/Facebook and/or letter within 48 hours of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.

14. The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected / is delivered.

15. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

16. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by UK law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the UK.

17. The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current [UK] data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.

18. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to baking-with-kids.com and not to any other party.

20. Comments on original posts only will count as entry.

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easy party treats to wow guests

14th 08 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

 

If your looking for some fast party treats to wow guests them these three shoudl be top of your selciton list.

Chocolate spoons: 

 

You will need:

  • Spoons (I’m cutting down on single use plastic so next time would use my own tea spoons) but if you already have plastic ones then they work just as well.
  • Chocolate of your choice
  • Decorations and sprinkles of your choice
  • Ribbon to decorate if you wish

Melt the chocolate (microwaves or on the hob). Lay your spoons out on a tray so the spoon bit is flat. You might need to rest the handles on something to do this. Then pour in the chocolate using a large spoon so you don’t do too much.

Add on sprinkles and decorations and pop the tray in the fridge. Once set add on your ribbon and pop in a jar on the table.

 

Crispy mallow bites 

You will need:

  • rice crispy
  • marshmallows (pink and white for this colour)
  • sprinkles
  • white chocolate
  • butter
  • Vanilla

I got the recipe from sprinkles for breakfast and this is a link to her post. I did use less mallow then she did and I used the pink mallows as well.

 

Chocolate dipped Oreos

You will need:

  • Oreos
  • Chocolate to melt (the blue I used is candy melt)
  • sprinkles
  • lolly sticks

Carefully push the lolly sticks into the centre of the Oreo and then melt your chocolate (microwave or pan). Dip the Oreo in and then decorate before they set. Candy melts will set fast and don’t need to go in the fridge, chocolate will need setting.

Once all set place in a jar and pop on the table! They won’t last long.

 

Share you party treats with me on facebook or instagram

Ellie x

 

Other posts you might like:

Party food 

Smartie race game

shorbread jam sandwich

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adopt a cat party

4th 06 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

  I love finding the perfect party for a child. The brief for this Buttons party was a cat theme with some crafts and games. After chatting though some options I mentioned a lovely adopt a cat party I had seen on Pintrest and the birthday girls mum thought it would be perfect. With this […]

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how to make dry ice smog

22nd 05 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

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royal party games for kids

16th 05 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

  The weather looks to be lovely for this weekend in Windsor. Let hope it stays that way for the Bride and Groom and the thousands of people expected to line the streets to help them celebrate. I love any reason for a celebration and party and will be having a little royal celebration of […]

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adveture story parties

30th 04 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

  I have been talking to lots of mum and dads recently about our adventure story parties. They always want to know more, to understand how they work and to see if they would be suitable for the age group of guests they will have attending the party. I love talking to parents about all […]

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Harry Potter Potion Party

17th 04 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

  I am a Harry Potter fan, well, really who isn’t. So planning this party for 8-year-old Alice and all her friends was great fun. Let me tell you, 30 girls dressed as Hogwarts students is a fantastic sight.     I wanted the themed props to really stand out on the table so instead […]

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homemade shortbread

9th 04 2018. Posted in Family, Making & Baking, Parties by elliekelly

  This could well become an obsession. Oh dear. I really didn’t think making shortbread was going to be as easy as it was. My mum and husband have both made it before, but I had never given it a go. Until now that is, and it’s SO flippin easy! It’s definitely going on my […]

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Science Party

23rd 03 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

  I’m posting this party just a little late, and I’m going to totaly blame Neive. My party company Buttons does a pretty cool Science party with dry Ice and slime. After chatting with Jo from the Pretty Little Party Shop it sounded just what her daughter was looking for. So Sarah from the team […]

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mermaid party

19th 03 2018. Posted in Parties by elliekelly

    We have worked on a few Mermaid / Under the Sea parties recentley. I love the mix of colours with the touch of  irredencent.   This balloon bubble backdrop was for a sweertie table in Lonodn. I just love the effect of this!         We dressed the party tables with […]

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I'm Ellie, mum to Neive who is 2, founder of Buttons Parties and Wonderwood Explorers. I like to let the seasons guide me though the year with play, making and baking inspiration. Get yourself a biscuit and come in for an amble around.

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