How to Train Your Dragon to Party!

So, Jennifer had to do some major convincing this year when it came to her son’s party theme. He’s a big fan of Batman and wanted to repeat that theme again (yep, that was his theme for last year’s party). He finally agreed to go with a “How to Train Your Dragon” theme. Whew! Luckily, …

Star Wars…May The Party Be With You

Whether you’re throwing a “May the 4th be with You” party or a Star Wars-themed birthday party, you’ll find tons of ideas scattered across the internet universe. We’ve thrown a couple of Star Wars parties, actually…one for our husbands (their birthdays are only a couple days apart) and another for our sons (their birthdays are …

Oh, the Places You’ll Go…to Party!

My family are big fans of “The Cat in the Hat” and “The Lorax.” Although a party that focuses on just one of Dr. Seuss’ stories would be easy enough to do, there are so many good ones to choose from, so why not go with a general Dr. Seuss theme and incorporate multiple stories? …

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Come Inside, it’s Party Time!

Both of my children love Mickey Mouse. My son has recently fallen in love with the new “Mickey and the Roadster Racers” videos and toys. So, it wasn’t a surprise when he asked for a combination “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” and “Mickey and the Roadster Racers” birthday party this year. Unfortunately, since his birthday is in …

A Zen Garden Party: Plants vs. Zombies

Plants vs. Zombies is one of my family’s favorite games, so much so that we’re planning our next Halloween party around it. Both of my kiddos play the game on their iPads, and to be perfectly honest, my daughter is better at it than I am! My hope is to create a life-size version of …

Party Under the Deep Blue Sea

When my 2-year old son took a liking to the Octonauts television show, I was excited to throw him an Octonauts-themed party for his 3rd birthday. Although the images you’ll see below are geared specifically towards that Octonauts theme, they can easily be adapted for any ocean-related party theme, including mermaids or just simply “Under …

Creative Minecraft Party Ideas

Ok, Minecraft fans! Creative…or Survival? I say both! These Minecraft party ideas are certainly creative; and yes, I did manage to survive the experience of designing a party for my daughter’s 8th birthday around a theme I knew literally nothing about! So, there you go…it can be done. Because this was a summer party, much …

Super Heroes Assemble…It’s Time to Party!

From Batman to Superman, Flash to Green Lantern, Hawkgirl to Wonder Woman, and beyond…super heroes are still, and likely always will be, a popular choice for a party theme. When my daughter decided she wanted a super hero-themed birthday party this past year, I immediately began to research the various avenues I could take with …