Party Ideas

No matter what time of year, we have birthday and theme party ideas for you.

Old McDonald’s Farm Party

February 12th, 2013 posted by Barbara Thomas

Themed animal and farm parties are great for preschoolers and Kindergartners. Invitations: Choose paper with a farm animal theme or border — those cowhide patterned papers are great (you can […]

Apple Picking Party

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kit Bennett

There’s something so satisfying about biting in to a freshly picked juicy apple and you can’t get any fresher than picking one right off the tree at your local orchard! […]

Party Time Pinata

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Circle Weekend Crafts

click picture tosee a larger view Invite a papier mache clown to your next kiddie or adult party and get ready for a swinging good time. Start with newspapers, balloons […]

Beat the Heat Summer Party

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kit Bennett

You don’t need a birthday or special occasion to throw a party for kids in the summer. After all, your kids and their friends are ready to play. Backyards and […]

One day, a friend of mine saw me in line at the grocery store. I was balancing boxes of Capri Suns, cheap plastic goodie bag paraphernalia, and a super tall […]

Birthday Party Savings

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jonni McCoy

Q: Do you have any great ideas for gifts that my kids can take to their friends’ birthday parties? I’m looking for things that are cheap but don’t look cheap. […]

Planning Your Child’s Party Outside the Home

February 12th, 2013 posted by Karen Palermo

Let’s face the facts, places that your child finds fun are not always in line with your top ten… or maybe even top thousand. Crowded bowling alleys and arcades may […]

Cooking School Parties for Kids

February 12th, 2013 posted by Cheryl Tallman and Joan Ahlers

by Cheryl Tallman Entertaining your children’s friends is never an easy task and coming up with an idea for a birthday party is often harder. Recently, Fresh Baby creator Cheryl […]

Princess Birthday Party on a Budget

February 12th, 2013 posted by Cyndi Roberts

With a little planning, you can throw a great party in your own home, for a lot less money than going to McDonald’s or Chuckee Cheese. A princess theme might […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]