Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that can be very overwhelming. Not only is it a big meal, but it’s normally a big group of people, including family, and a lot of traditions. While tradition is important, you need to take your sanity into account. You don’t have to make…
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Everyone loves a good party. Unfortunately, after a certain age, there isn’t much thought put into party planning anymore. You show up with some chips and sit around with friends until it’s time to go home. A simple way to take your parties from drab to fab is to throw a movie-themed party. After all, the kids always get the party time. Why not have a little fun once the kids go to sleep? Everyone needs down time with their …
This year my daughter wanted a Scooby Doo birthday party …and it turned out to be such a fun theme! I started by choosing colors to decorate with teal, lime green, and tangerine. Decor included funky flowers cut from scrapbook paper, a beaded curtain and disco ball, a banner made
My family loves superheroes. I’m talking dress up in costume to go see the midnight premiere of every superhero movie loves them. This summer we had a superhero-themed family reunion and as part of the reunion planning, my dad asked me to put together an epic superhero adventure for the…
September is a big birthday month in our family, and birthday party… planning begins as early as June each year. I was coming up empty handed for my son’s 6th birthday this year because I feel like we have tried all of the cool places already. Also, we get invited
Do you live in a fun neighborhood? We sure do. Our street has about 20 houses and 36 kids, and through the years we have had some fun neighborhood parties. However, when fall and winter roll around we all seem to get busy with kids’ schedules and the upcoming holiday
Back to School Party for Parents
When you think of back to school parties…, certainly children always come to mind first. But here’s an idea: What about a celebration for parents?
The focus of a back to school party for parents can be as simple as unwinding together or
Is there a more fun way to mark the beginning of the school year than with a back to school party…? From kindergarten to elementary school to middle and high school, here are some simple ways to make a celebration appropriate for just about any age.
Back to School
Kids are getting ready to head back to school, the weather is getting ready to turn to cooler temps, and the football… teams are getting ready to hit the fields. That’s right, football season is right around the corner which means that weekends will be full of family, friends,
Starting kindergarten for the first time can be equal parts exciting and daunting—for both the student-to-be and for mom. There are many strategies to make the transition easier, but what could be more fun than a “starting school” party? A fun twist on a back to school themed …celebration, it