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Birthday Parties Outside of The Box

I’ve been planning my boys’ birthday parties for eight years now, only because my oldest is eight. Don’t get me wrong; I don’t have any event management skills. I am, however, very crafty. What I’ve learned over the years is the best parties are the ones you plan in advance. Yes, it’s true; I plan six months out. You don’t need to plan that far out in advance, but give yourself at least a couple of months to plan for your child’s birthday party. Why? Because the more organized you are, the more fun everyone at your party will have.

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Birthday Party Etiquette

Is there any activity that strikes as much fear in the heart of parents as that of planning a child’s birthday party? If you have friends who pride themselves on Martha Stewart-like capabilities, you may feel negligent if you haven’t picked out your theme, personalized invitations, and artisanal birthday cake at least six months in advance, never mind deciding whom to invite and what games the kids will play.

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Birthday Party Games for Tweens & Teens

Tweens and young teens may have outgrown party games like Pin the Tail on the Donkey and Musical Chairs, but
they still enjoy group activities. Here are a few ideas for your next tween bash:

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Birthday Party Ideas that Sizzle!

Summer is a great time to throw a birthday party for your child - or just a party, it doesn’t even need to be their birthday. Here are some great summer party ideas. The weather is great, which means cheap, easy outdoor entertainment.

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