Party Planning

What is a party schedule, and why you might want one

If you are doing a DIY party and want to reign in the chaos, you might want to come up with a schedule beforehand. It doesn't have to be fancy. In fact, you can type it out and post it on your fridge if you want, but it can help you stay focused. Many people… Continue reading What is a party schedule, and why you might want one

Parenting, Party Planning

Planning a Birthday Party for two or more children

In my house, there is a four-day period that comes every June and makes my wallet think that Christmas came a few months early. Yes, I am talking about my husband's, son's, daughter's birthday/father's day. My son's birthday is the 18th, hubby's is the 19th, and daughter's is the 21st (although she was actually due… Continue reading Planning a Birthday Party for two or more children

Parenting, Party Planning

1st Birthday Plannning Advice

When planning a first birthday for your little one, there is a lot to consider. So I thought I would offer some helpful tips to make your day go better. Some of it may sound like common sense, but some of it is easy to overlook when you are caught up in all the planning.… Continue reading 1st Birthday Plannning Advice

Party Planning

Simple tips for making a child's Birthdate special

This week's party tip is not so much a party tip as a Birthday tip. Make your child's birthday seem extra special by starting a tradition. Some families decorate the child's door for his/her birthday. Others plan a special day trip. In our house, we have a special dinner. The birthday child gets to pick… Continue reading Simple tips for making a child's Birthdate special