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Kids’ Thanksgiving Craft Table

  Whenever we have a large family get together with lots of kids we like to set up a special table Kids' Table.  Not only does it frees up room on the dining table it makes them feel special, and keeps the kids entertained during the meal. This works great on Thanksgiving!  Set up a kids' Thanksgiving craft table within view of adults so you can keep an eye on them.  Keep them busy coloring their own place mat before the meal.  A cute pilgrim hat crayon holder on each place ...

6 November Kids’ Party Themes – FREE Printables

Planning and throwing a kid's birthday party in November can be trying when many of us have Thanksgiving events to plan as well. November and December are probably two of the busiest months in our family specially when we expect out of town friends and family to join us for the holidays.  But that doesn't mean that November and December birthdays should be forgotten, everyone wants to feel special on his or her birthday! Here are 6 party themes for November to help you plan your child's ...

Halloween Party Ideas

Halloween is on Friday.  It's not to late to throw a Halloween party.  When my kids were young we used to throw a pre-trick-or-treat party, it was lots of fun! Consider inviting friends over for pot luck, it makes it easier to feed excited kids.  And making one dish to share is easier than preparing the whole dinner yourself. A few games before hitting the streets gets the evening off to a good start.  Then wind things down after trick-or-treating by sharing a good Halloween ...

DIY Pirate Party – FREE Printable Treasure Hunt Clues

Ahoy Mateys!  Nothing’s more fun than a Pirate party where little buccaneers can dress up and let their imaginations go wild. Planning a pirate party is lots of fun and will fit any budget; all it takes is a little imagination and some planning.  Online sites like Partybell.com, and Shindigz.com and Paperstyle.com have budget friendly party décor, favors, and more. We hosted my grandson’s 6th. Birthday at our neighborhood park.  The wide open grassy area was a great venue for the ...

6 October Kid’s Party Themes

October is a fun month to have a birthday party. There are so many themes to choose from it will be hard to decide which one you want to use. Bright fall colors make eye popping decorations.  Take advantage of the bounty of fresh fruits and veggies fall offers and serve healthy party food like zucchini pizza!     Here are 6 party themes for your October born child. Halloween Party! For late October birthdays there's nothing wrong with combining the birthday party with a ...

Start The School Year Off Right, With A Back To School Party!

One of the greatest gifts a parent can give their child, is a love of learning. This starts with reading and teaching and showing enthusiasm when a child learns something, even before they are school age. An involved and dedicated parent can open a magical world of learning in a young mind. This gift grows with the child and transferred into everything the child does. Therefore, it is not surprising that a parent who shows excitement and spirit about an upcoming school year, has a child ...

Backyard Camping Party – FREE Printables

Camping out is not an outdoor activity for me.  I love the great outdoors, but I love basic comforts  such as indoor plumbing, hot showers, and comfortable beds much more.  My idea of a vacation is a luxury hotel with room and maid service, not a sleeping bag in the woods! My in-laws are avid campers, they take the family on week long camping trips all the time.  When my kids were younger my in-laws tried for years to drag us along on a camping trip but to my kids' ...

Filipino Style Spaghetti

Unlike any other spaghetti recipe Filipino Style Spaghetti is quite different and simple, no herbs and no other spices and a little bit sweet cause it is really cooked specially for kids, famous for every events, parties and celebrations in Philippines. It is very simple recipe and you don’t have to be an expert to prepare and cook this Filipino Style dish. As I told you, this is a very simple dish, so I decided to share to you my own version of Filipino Style Spaghetti with a twist. I’m ...

Be The Perfect Guest: Appropriate Behavior and DIY Hostess Gifts

  It's sad but I've hosted many events where there is someone who behaves so poorly that I make a note never to invite them back.  I still have some folks whom I don't speak to due to their rudeness at my son's wedding, and that was over 3 years ago!  During the upcoming holiday season many of us will find ourselves guests at various holiday functions.  Whether it be Thanksgiving dinner with family, an office Christmas party, or a friend's New Year's Eve bash it is important to ...

6 Girly Girl Parties

I love planning girly girl parties!   I've thrown my share of princess parties for my two daughters over the years.  Now that we've been blessed with a sweet granddaughter I'm looking forward to planning parties for our one and only, so far, little princess;  of course we'll be planning more boy parties for her twin brother and her three male cousins as well.  But for now I'm busy dreaming of her girly girl parties! Here are 6 girly girl party themes that I hope will inspire your next ...