We threw a bubble birthday party, and it was not hard at all. Apparently, I’ve been acquiring bubble tools and solution for years now: when we hauled out all our bubble gear, we didn’t need to buy a thing.
Any excuse for a rainbow party: birthday, baby shower, Gay PRIDE, unicorns… we have easy ideas for a colorful party and decor.
This weekend, my preschooler son asked if we could make Halloween decorations. I invented this easy and fun craft and it went great! Having kept him busy for hours, I can say that Recycled Jar Lanterns are my new go-to kid craft activity. Materials and instructions: We found some old jars of various shapes and sizes, […]
Practical ideas for first birthday parties from decorations to food solutions that aren’t too expensive. Happy first birthday to your baby!
How to save money when you throw a fun, memorable, and age-appropriate, but cheap birthday party for your 3-year old. Or any age.
My 8-year old has been selling Girl Scout cookies out of our plastic Radio Flyer wagon this month. I get a little hit of that delicious pride-of-parenting feeling each time she says, “Have a nice day!” to a customer. But there’s another emotion, too. I feel deep consumer satisfaction from having owned this wagon for […]
Today is the debut of the new Supergirl television series on CBS — or the internet for those of us without regular TV. I don’t know if it’ll be any good, but I doubt any of your preschoolers are up watching anyway. What matters is that a whole new genre of super-girl costume is ready for […]
Frozen costumes for kids are great for Halloween and all year long, amirite? Why should kids only wear their costumes once per year? Kids Character Jackets – 2 Styles! – $14.99 Retail Price: $49.99 You Save: $35.00 Who doesn’t want to be Elsa every day? Or at least wear it at your own FROZEN birthday […]
Because we were already planning to invite the same guests, it seemed like a no-brainer to host a joint birthday party. I learned a few lessons.
Scarlett devoted her most recent birthday to the Minions characters, which surprised me, but was easy enough to execute. I did two things to make her dreams come true. First, I responded “Minions” in a text message when one of the party guests moms inquired, from the aisles of Target, I presume, what Scarlett is […]
My friend Daniella decorates her house for every holiday, so I was not super surprised when she posted an adorable birthday garland for her daughter Noa on Facebook this week. Look, it’s Noa’s little face through the years (all four of them!) made festive with scrapbook paper hats. She pasted the photos into Word. Find […]
Two-year old birthday parties are like herding cats. You can go all out for your little guests, but we encourage you to take it easy. Best 2nd birthday tips