An Olympic Party Roundup

OK so I must admit I am not a big watcher of the Olympics. Must be because I am not a huge fan of sports, hence the reason I don’t exercise much and am pleasingly plump! So I thought in honor of the upcoming Olympics I would share some of the great stuff others are doing. I do plan to catch some of the womens soccer and gymnastics, my book club just read Off Balance by Dominique Moceanu a very interesting look into the life of an Olympic gymnast and what it takes for children to get there. First if you want to talk about ultimate in creativity it goes to Miss Candiquik, she is amazing her torch cupcake cones and swimming cake are unbelievable and she give tutorials for all of her party!

These Olympic Torches from Uncommon made with dollar store items are so cute. They would be perfect for a buffet table or on your fireplace mantel if you are having an Olympic themed party.

 
These ladies also made these Olympic rings out of pool noodles…so simple to do
 
 
 
These apple pies from Jacolyn Murphy are perfect to eat while you watch the your favorite event
 
 
Speaking of Yummies, look at these Caramel Pretzel Cheesecake Brownies from Bru Crew Life.
 
 
And of course what is a party without Rice Krispie Treats from Ashli’s Cookie Creations
 
 
 
If you want to explain to your kids about the colors of the Olympic rings (do you know what they stand for) Go to this cute color sorting activity by Kids Activities Blog
 
 
More ideas for the kids? What about JDaniel 4’s Mom and her 2 ways to make an Olympic Torch
 
 
 
Here is another great idea to celebrate the first day of the Olympics by having Olympic Ring Waffles from Random Thoughts of a Supermom.
 
 
 
I wish all our Olympians well, and hope USA brings home the Gold! If you’ve been featured, please feel free to go here and pick up a button!
 
What is your favorite Olympic Event?

 

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15 Responses

  1. What a great idea for a post!! I just wanted to let you know that I nominated you for the Liebster Award :) Go to http://jugglingactmama.blogspot.com/2012/07/liebs... to see what to do now that you've been nominated!
  2. Annmarie Pipa says:
    oh my gosh! what creativity here...fun!!!
  3. What a great roundup of Olympic treats!! Thank you so much for including my cheesecake:-)
  4. Nicholl Vincent says:
    This is the cutest thing ever!drop by nichollvincent.blogspot.com and say hello!xo
  5. JDaniel4's Mom says:
    Thank you so much for the mention! I am honored to be featured on your blog.
  6. JDaniel4's Mom says:
    Thank you so much for the mention! I am honored to be featured on your blog.
  7. Jaime Lyn says:
    Thanks for following Mom's Test Kitchen!! Returning the <3!!
  8. MissCandiquik says:
    Thanks so much for featuring treats from my Olympic party! So glad you found them and let me know about your blog! :) -Sarah
  9. I just found your blog from Uncommon...and am SO glad I did! I Love this round-up of Olympic ideas, thanks so much for sharing. Excited to be your newest follower :)ToniiBlue Skies Ahead
  10. Bonnie and Trish @ Uncommon says:
    ps...we love the gymnastics!! ;)
  11. Bonnie and Trish @ U says:
    ps...we love the gymnastics!! ;)
  12. Carol, The Answer Is Chocolate says:
    I love these ideas. I was planning on doing something for the Opening Ceremonies but am out of town unexpectedly so will keep these in mind for closing ceremonies!
  13. Carol, The Answer Is says:
    I love these ideas. I was planning on doing something for the Opening Ceremonies but am out of town unexpectedly so will keep these in mind for closing ceremonies!
  14. Bonnie and Trish @ Uncommon says:
    Oh..what a fabulous collection!! Thank you so much for including us!! We are sooo ready to kick off the Olympics!! ;)
  15. Bonnie and Trish @ U says:
    Oh..what a fabulous collection!! Thank you so much for including us!! We are sooo ready to kick off the Olympics!! ;)

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