Help your child develop social skills
The following is one of 14 variables that child development experts and happiness researchers believe attribute to raising not only a happy child but also continued happiness through adulthood.
Help your child develop adequate social skills.
The happiest people at all ages, from child to a...
First birthdays: The superbowl of all birthdays?
For me, the first birthday party felt like it was an event that was a year in the making. One could say it’s the Super Bowl of little people parties. Well, you don't want to throw the perfect season by having an unplanned party do you? All it takes is a little bit of prep and people will think that ...
You're not getting any toys for your birthday.
And maybe that's okay! No-gift parties save your guests a ton of money, save you from a headache, and teach your kids that celebrating doesn't equate to hoards of presents. Learn how other parents are throwing their no-gift birthdays!
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...
Have yourself a stress-free holiday
Here are five ways to decrease the headaches and increase the happy for your family this holiday season.
Cold-weather parties can get pricey! Here's how to have fun on a budget.