Cinco de Mayo Activities for Kids

Cinco de Mayo Activities for Kids

Cinco de Mayo has become a day to celebrate Mexican culture and cuisine with a big party! The holiday celebrates Mexico winning against the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5th, 1986. According to USA Today, Cinco de Mayo has become more of an American holiday than a Mexican one, so how will you celebrate? If you’re planning a kid-friendly fiesta, read these…

Top Spring Party Themes

Top Spring Party Themes

Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming and the sun is shining – it must be springtime! After a long winter, it’s time to celebrate the season. If your child has a birthday this spring, it’s also time to start planning a spring birthday party. Read on for a few ideas for spring party themes. Tea party Outdoor teatime is a spring tradition in England, and…

Unicorn and My Little Pony Party Favor Ideas

Unicorn and My Little Pony Party Favor Ideas

Do you have a child’s birthday coming up this spring? For a truly unique party that your child and all of his or her friends will remember, pick a fun theme and get creative with party favors. Need some ideas? Unicorns Is your child obsessed with everything unicorn? If so, you’ll want to choose unicorn party favors like necklaces, stickers and miniature toys. For creative…

How to Throw a Double Themed Birthday Party

How to Throw a Double Themed Birthday Party

Picture this: you’ve decided to throw a joint party for your twins or siblings born close together, or your child and her best friend. You’ll save money and planning time, and it’s double the celebration! The problem? One child is obsessed with dinosaurs, and the other wants a unicorn theme. Do you enter into hours of negotiations trying to get them to compromise, or pick…

Creating Birthday Traditions for Children

Creating Birthday Traditions for Children

Celebrating a child’s birthday is special for the whole family. To make the occasion truly memorable each year, try celebrating with some creative traditions! Start the day off right Get the day started off on the right foot with a morning birthday ritual! Have the whole family sing “Happy Birthday” at the breakfast table, or make a special birthday breakfast. You can even decorate their…

Facing the Challenges of Planning a Child’s Birthday Party

Facing the Challenges of Planning a Child’s Birthday Party

Your child’s birthday is a time of celebration, but planning his or her party can be a challenge. From logistics to budgeting, there are many issues that may arise. So what can you do to tackle them? The venue Renting space at a venue for the party, whether it’s a movie theater or bowling alley, can be costly and may not allow a lot of…

Most Common Party Foods

Most Common Party Foods

If you’re planning a party, planning a menu is half of the fun. People often come for the party but they stay for the food, so picking food is an important part of party planning. You might feel pressured to serve unique dishes to impress guests but common party foods are often a guaranteed a hit. Pizza Regardless of age, people seem to just love…

Hold a Mini-Carnival for Your Next Event

Hold a Mini-Carnival for Your Next Event

If you’re a fan of soft pretzels, kettle popcorn, giant slides, and ring toss, you probably love a good carnival. Carnivals typically appear to adults and children, (cotton candy, anyone?) and if you’re planning an event for your organization, a carnival theme is guaranteed to impress. If you’re planning a summer event and you’ve been searching for a theme that will impress guests of all…