Ever wonder what to do for your childâ€™s birthday party? Do you feel pressured to keep up with the latest party trend? Maybe your children expect bigger and better parties each year while youâ€™re struggling to cope? Here are some childrenâ€™s birthday party ideas that will save your sanity and wonâ€™t blow your budget.
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My girls are quite creative, I guess they take after their mum in that respect.Â They both love to colour, but my youngest has recently taken a real liking to freehand painting as well as collage.Â My older daughter is starting to show her creative side in food.Â She loves to cook for us and itâ€™s a great way for her to experiment with new ingredients and flavours too.Â Theyâ€™ve both been fortunate enough to take part in an art extension class at school which has taught them lots of fantastic skills. Continue reading »
My daughter Sophie turns 11 next week.Â Sheâ€™s also in her last year of primary school.Â I am struggling with all of this to be honest.Â My girls seem to be growing up so fast, everything is changing so quickly and Iâ€™m just not sure Iâ€™m ready for it.Â Iâ€™d love to be able to turn the clock back a couple of years to slow it all down. Continue reading »
I didn’t have a baby shower with either of my pregnancies.Â It just wasnâ€™t really something that was done back then.Â But boy things have really changed in the past 8 to 10 years.Â Baby showers nowadays are much more common place and are often just as elaborate as any other special celebration. Continue reading »
I will always remember being invited to a party when I was probably 8 or 9 and to my horror they served up only healthy food.Â I probably went to loads of parties at that age but that is the only one I remember, probably because of the food.Â Continue reading »
As the first day of February dawned, I realised with horror that my youngest daughter Emily turned 9 in less than a month and I had done absolutely nothing to organise a celebration for her.Â Youâ€™d think given that I design party stationery for a living that Iâ€™d be more organised than that â€“ well youâ€™re wrong.Â Iâ€™m very good at organising everyone else.Â Me â€¦ not so much. Continue reading »