Small Fry Spooky Songs

Halloween is almost here! The excitement is building, the non-stop requests to try on (sleep in?) costumes has begun, has it at your homes as well? We found ourselves needing a good playlist to accompany pumpkin carving, cookie baking, and the costume parties lining up. Here’s a little compliation of some of our favorite classics and unexpected new favorites. All more silly than spooky, but sure to get you in the Halloween spirit! This playlist can be found on our Spotify profile (type spotify:user:smallfryblog into Spotify’s search bar) along with some of our other playlists we’ve created in the past. A … Read more

favorite’s favorite pt.2 [closed!]

Congratulations to Kymberlee for winning this giveaway! Are you guys ready for Part Two of our birthday giveaway featuring our Favorite’s Favorites? We think you’ll like it, see what’s up for grabs and don’t forget to enter yesterday’s giveaway, too! Jill Nystul // @jillsgoodthings We got incredibly lucky to spend several months under Jill’s mighty wing as we launched this blog. Jill of One Good Thing by Jillee is a phenomenon to say the least, with several million readers and an archive that would make Martha Stewart feel inadequate. Jill is the hardest working blogger in the biz and we’ve learned so … Read more

favorite’s favorite pt.1 [closed!]

Congratulations to Maria Elena for winning this giveaway! Welcome back to Small Fry’s First Birthday Week! Let’s start this party the best way we know how: giving away some free stuff! When we talk about the best parts of this job, it is people, not things or events, that come to mind. So many wonderful influencers, mentors, inspirations, friends, creators and business owners have made this first year so amazing! We asked a few of them to share their favorite must-haves with us so that we could in turn together give them to you.  Check back tomorrow to enter Part … Read more

happy first birthday, small fry!


We can hardly believe this weekend marks our one year anniversary here at Small Fry! Are you guys ready for a party? We’ve got one in store for the next week! We had Small Fry as a goal for a month or so before we launched, and didn’t tell a soul. Each of us spent hours toiling over every last detail, details that you’ll see on our very first post, to our very last, every feature, every button, every element, concept, and idea was crafted with care.  It was this same time of night (or early morning) that we hit “send” … Read more

a backyard BBQ birthday

We have a love for first birthday parties, and today we are featuring a very special one by  Erin Wakeman for her little girl Zoey. Here’s what Erin had to say about their special day: When the time comes for your first baby’s first birthday, you pull out all the stops! I wanted to give Zoey a birthday party that felt like a big celebration of her sweet and colorful personality while capturing the essence of a perfect end of the summer backyard BBQ. We filled the trees with balloons, banners and pennant buntings creating a backdrop of bright and bold colors. … Read more