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Dino-mite dinosaur party ideas

For the little dinosaur lover in your life, here are some awesome dinosaur party ideas! There’s cute party food, DIY projects, party activities and more: 1. DIY dinosaur hoodie tutorial by Welcome to the Mouse House 2. DIY dino tail tutorial by Tatertots & Jello …

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Dino-mite dinosaur party ideas!

Top 10 Most Popular Birthday Parties

I have a soft spot for each and every party that’s been featured on my blog, but I thought it would be fun to find out which parties are YOUR favorites! Which have gotten the most page views in the last (gulp) 5 years? Well. Here …

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Top 10 Most Popular Birthday Parties :: Awesome ideas for boys' and girls' parties!

How to host a holiday cookie exchange {with FREE printables!}

Baking a huge variety of holiday cookies on your own means recipe cards all over the counter, endless batches of cookies in and out of the oven, and spending a big chunk of December in kitchen lockdown. Instead of flying solo, throw a party and invite your friends over …

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How to host a holiday cookie exchange {with FREE printables!}

How to throw a pre-trick-or-treat party

Today’s blog post is a guest feature with Tiffany of Fizzy Party! Every year my friend’s daughter goes trick-or-treating with her friends. To help the kids from getting tired and cranky and eating every piece of candy as soon as they get it, my friend throws a …

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How to throw a pre-trick-or-treat party - a mini party that's fun and easy!

Practical Party Tips: Essential party supplies

Today’s blog post is a guest feature with Tiffany of Fizzy Party! Whether you’re new to throwing parties or a veteran like me, these are the supplies you’ll want to have on hand when setting up your party. I suggest creating a party supply box full …

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Essential party crafting supplies

Very Hungry Caterpillar party ideas

I really adore classic party themes, especially ones based on books. The Very Hungry Caterpillar is definitely one of the most beloved books of all time! The adorable caterpillar eats 1 apple, 2 pears, 3 plums, 4 strawberries, 5 oranges (plus a piece of chocolate cake, an ice cream cone, a lollipop, a cupcake, and whole …

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Adorable ideas for a Very Hungry Caterpillar party!

Fabulous zebra party ideas!

A zebra birthday theme has been a favorite for as long as I can recall, and no wonder! Mixing super bright colors and those bold black-and-white stripes – what’s not to love. If you’re planning a zebra theme birthday party, here are some great ideas to help you get started! …

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Fabulous zebra party ideas!

Goldfish party food ideas

Think beyond the bowl of Goldfish crackers with these goldfish party food ideas! (Not that you shouldn’t serve a bowl of Goldfish crackers too, I mean, how cute and easy is THAT.) : ) Here are some great recipes and ideas for “fish food”! 1. Goldfish marshmallow …

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Goldfish party food ideas!

Practical Party Tips: Hostess Gifts

Today’s blog post is a guest feature with Tiffany of Fizzy Party! Welcome back to Practical Party Tips.  I hope you are finding this series helpful! With summer in full swing you’ll be going to a lot of parties and BBQ’s, and bringing a hostess gift is …

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Practical Party Tips: Hostess Gifts

Farm theme party games

No farm party is complete without getting outside and playing some games! Here are some farm theme party games that will be a big hit for all ages: 1. Barn Bean Bag Toss via Catch My Party – A party classic. What kid doesn’t love beanbags? 2. Lasso The Cow Game via Denise Morris – Kids …

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Farm theme party games