Snacks at birthday parties can get expensive and are most of the time unhealthy. So let’s talk about snacks that are super healthy, inexpensive, fun and educational – SOLAR SYSTEM SNACKS! You can add any fruit you want to make your solar system. I ended up using a kiwi, grapetomatoes, grapes, a banana, blueberries, an… Read More Solar System Snacks!
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!
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.
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
Jellybeans are one of those great party decorating items that I wish were around in plentiful amounts all year long. But during Easter (which is, by the way, the largest candy selling time in the United States, it beats Halloween and Christmas), that’s the time to stock up on a few treats that can be… Read More Grab an extra bag of jellybeans (especially after Easter)!