Birthdays on a budget
Is it just me or have birthday parties gotten a little out of hand?
My daughter recently attended a schoolmate's party at a pizza parlor with 30 other children. The birthday boy's parents provided everyone with lunch and tokens to play video games. The cost of the party? A whopping $500.
Tips for Making Your Own Birthday Party Invitations
Invitations set the tone of the party, reveal its theme, and build excitement not only for the birthday star, but for party guests. Print them off the computer using all the great clip art available, create a CD or video and mail it. Send online invitations to older kids; I use evite.com. Record...
Get thrifty this Halloween
Halloween is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about costumes. With a little planning, your kids can dress well with little cost.