Games are one of the greatest parts of a birthday party because they bring people together. They are interactive, promote healthy competition and are most importantly super fun. This post is part of a series I am doing for October revolving around fall and leaves. They’ve been getting prettier and prettier as the week has… Read More Fall Bring Fun For All – GaMeS
If you’re hosting a birthday party in the fall, you are in luck because the gift of nature is one of the greatest gifts of all. For the rest of October, I will be posting ideas for fall birthdays and revolving them all around the prettiest and craftiest part – leaves. Being a Midwestern girl,… Read More Fall Brings Fun for All – DeCoRaTiOnS
Lately we’ve been posting birthday ideas for younger children. This post is going to focus on celebrating teens and their interests as they develop a new level of social awareness. As teens, young men and women begin to really notice the world around them, especially in the realm of gender, race and sexuality. Physical appearance… Read More The Inspiration of Beauty Game
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!
I have a feeling this isn’t going to be my only post ever on coffee filter fun! Coffee filters offer endless opportunities for creativity and color. You can fold them, color them, cut them, dye them, crinkle them, use them as a last resort tissue… you get the idea. They are so inexpensive and easily… Read More Colorful Coffee Filter Butterflies
It has come to my attention that having ‘Frozen’ themed birthday parties is something kids are really into these days. I have yet to see the movie but somehow know all the words to that song… ‘Let it go! Let it go-oh!’ Anyway, from what I have witnessed, these parties tend to be highly detailed… Read More Thin Ice Game – It’s Frozen Fun!
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!
Too often birthday party preparation gets intense and overwhelming. We think that having pretty things (fancy cupcake liners, gold flakes on a cake, personalized mason jar glasses) are what make the party memorable and fun. We tend to forget that the party is actually about our kids! What will they want? What can you do… Read More Party at the Park – Pretty Perfect
What gets a party started? MUSIC. What keeps the party going? MUSIC. What makes people happy? MUSIC. Music is an easy way to bring everyone together. Whether you use music as a background sound or in a game, it will be what everyone takes with them at the end of the party. Smiles and hmm,… Read More Musical Everything Makes Everyone Happy!
‘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!