This is a fun, last minute idea for a party planner who wants to host an awesome birthday on a budget and time crunch! Starbursts, sculptures, scrumptious! This hands-on activity is silly, challenging, and rewarding which will make for some happy kids and an extra happy birthday boy/girl. It’s easy both on your pocket book… Read More SiLlY Starburst Sculptures!
Finger food rocks. It’s easy for guests to serve themselves and eat without any utensils. It’s less clean up for you too and if you put enough of it out, you don’t have to monitor it every minute. You can relax and party on too! A few of my favorites: Fruit skewers (because it’s summer… Read More Fingerfood-Fun Fits Everyone’s Budget!
‘Tis the season for marshmallows! With s’mores being the most desired treat of the summer, finding marshmallows anywhere will be a breeze! Plus, they’re inexpensive, fluffy, delicious and fun to build towers with! These days marshmallows come in different shapes, sizes and colors. FUN! This birthday party idea requires barely any preparation which will leave… Read More The Mighty Marshmallow Tower!
Toss them, eat them, take them home! Next to popcorn, pretzels are one of the most inexpensive snacks that anyone can enjoy at any party — they are versatile and fun to toss around! A bag of pretzels is about $2 and contains about 12 child servings. Why not create a game that is fun… Read More Pretzel Toss Party!
Go bananas by celebrating all things banana! They’re a magical fruit, those bananas! This party idea celebrates the joy and fun that is often missed with the every day banana. This party is all about bananagrams. A bananagram is a message with a little bit of humor in it which presents the perfect opportunity to make a pun. This party will… Read More BaNaNaGrAm Party!
Tiny toy cars and friends, a genius, low-budget idea for your next party. Invite guests to either bring from home or purchase a tiny toy car for a special activity. They will be creating a road to the future for their friend; essentially “Building a Friendship Road.” Encourage guests to bring and share their favorite drawing materials in order to… Read More Building a Friendship Road
Fruit is a beautiful way to make a table look better and to keep your party healthy! Red is an attractive color when it’s paired with white. Simply arranging fruit on a white plate is a fast way to entice young people to want to eat healthy first! Make sure that the fruit you’re putting… Read More Fruit as an Edible Party Decoration.
Focusing on just a single animal as a central party theme allows for a lot of variations on one idea. A dog theme party would give you a ton of ways to use the dog theme in the event. Dog shaped cookies, decorating a cupcake with a dog, paper puppets, or how about holding a… Read More Dog Theme
McDonald’s still has the very best french fries, and using fast food favorites is a quick and affordable way to entice kids to have a snack. Order three very large orders of french fries and set out a pile of different dipping options. Kids can experiment with new flavors or old favorites, they can use… Read More French Fry Buffet
One of the things about having healthy snacks is that they need to look fun. Here is an example of yellow carrots that have been cut into a heart shape and added to a salad. You simply take the long portion of the carrot and shave off two sides to make the tip of the… Read More Carrots Can Add Inexpensive Flair