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Princess Birthday Party Ideas on a Budget

Princess Birthday Party Ideas on a Budget

Princess Birthday Party Ideas on a Budget

I have a very special little princess. I find that every year my little princess wants a party filled with sparkles and magic. I love a great party, but I hate the expense that comes with a great party. This year I vowed to throw a party on a budget. We decided to have a pizza and cake party and do a reasonably priced craft. This is what I did, and this is what I spent.

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May 23, 2015

How To Throw An Awesome Minion Birthday Party

How To Throw An Awesome Minion Birthday Party

Disclosure- I¬†received birthday party supplies from BirthdayExpress.com to help facilitate this review, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own ūüôā¬†¬†

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You guys, my baby (well, not so much a baby anymore) turned 7 this week! I can’t believe it and have no idea when it happened. Is it just me or does time go by so much more quickly when you have kids? Every year I let my daughter pick her birthday theme. In years past it has been Tinkerbell, Alice in Wonderland, and Frozen. This year is my favorite theme she has picked yet,¬†Minions!¬†For those that might not know what the Minions are, they are the lovable little Twinkie shaped creatures from the animated film Despicable Me. ¬†We love those little guys and went all the way to Florida to see them at Universal Studios over spring break.¬†Continue reading

January 12, 2014

Tips To Make Your Own Birthday Invitation

Make Your Own Birthday Invitation

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With social media, email, and technology so popular many people are opting to send birthday invitations thru these means instead of the traditional paper invitations thru the mail. Many times the way people Make Your Own Birthday Invitation is a hurried email or a message sent thru social media. This leaves those ,without email or social media accounts, without an invitation. To save money and make the day special you can Make Your Own Birthday Invitation to send to those you missed. Continue reading

January 5, 2014

Kids Birthday Party Checklist

Kids Birthday Party Checklist

Kids Birthday Party Checklist

I had a goal this year and my goal was to get organized. I have three kids and I decided a Kids Birthday Party Checklist would be the perfect way to get started. When you have a party there are so many things to remember. I had a hard time remembering who I invited. Who actually got the invites. Did they rsvp? It got so bad I made a spreadsheet. Then I thought if I had checklist I could easily keep track. The worst thing is having all the information for a party written on random items in my purse. I am so guilty of having the random items in my purse with notes across them.

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Top 10 Places to Host a Birthday Party

Plan the Best Party at These Places to Host a Birthday Party

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Birthday Parties are always fun for the birthday boy or girl but sometimes as the parent it can not be so fun. We spend weeks planning, organizing, cleaning, and before we know it the party is over and we didn’t get to enjoy any of it. We clean our house again when it is all over and wonder what we can do different next time. ¬†One of the best ways to cut down the stress is to host the party at an offsite location. Every place is not created equal and we have compiled the best places.

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Check out our Top 10 Places to Host a Birthday Party.

  • ¬†Bowling Alley-Most alleys ¬†have party rooms where you can have pizza, cake an ice cream after enjoying a game or two of bowling. ¬†Great for kids of all ages because alleys will allow you to do some bumper lanes and some regular lanes.
  • Bounce House– Enjoy an hour or more of bouncing fun and the kids will be ready to sit down and enjoy their cake and ice cream in the provided party room. Send them home tired and the parents will thank you.
  • Build A Bear Workshop– Every child will love to take home their own cuddly animal and with a dedicated party host/hostess you can sit back and watch them enjoy making their creations.Many options to choose from in price.¬†
  • Local Pool/Gym-You local recreation center, gymnasium, YMCA or indoor pool center will hold a party complete with supervision. Every child loves the water and most have on site party rooms where you can have cake and ice cream and open presents.¬†

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