...and people always say to me, "i don't know how you find the time!". here's the trick...get MORE kids to come over and play with your kids and you'll have complete freedom. guaranteed.
so. for the entire day (almost!) pre-party i was playing around with executing this vision of a mermaid (wit copious amounts of colourful, messy hair) while my 3 were entertained by the 'Extra Two' (their cousins!).
who ever said having 5 kids was hard work? ;)