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Kids Birthday Parties

6 Cheap And Easy Birthday Party Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Cheryl Butler | Posted 05.24.2014 | Parents
Cheryl Butler

Kids don't need a fancy party or an entire park of wild animals. What they want is to spend time with you and their friends doing something fun.

14 Ways To Make Planning A Birthday Party Less Stressful

Posted 04.08.2013 | Parents

This post is part of Stress-Less Parenting Club's new workshop. Check out previous posts here, and if you haven’t signed up yet, go to the purple bo...

The Worst Kiddie Birthday Party (Ever!)

Candace Walsh | Posted 06.03.2013 | Parents
Candace Walsh

Every parent, if they're honest, will admit that a particular stage of parenthood was especially challenging. For me, it wasn't infancy. It was hardest for me when the kids were in that in-between stage.

Business Owner Hosts Alligator Pool Parties For Kids To Offset Slow Season

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 09.26.2012 | Small Business

Trying to drum up business during a particularly slow season can lead to some unconventional ideas. Just ask Bob Barrett, who decided to make some ext...

Tips for Planning Your Child's Next Birthday Party

Anjali Varma | Posted 08.28.2012 | Parents
Anjali Varma

Enjoy this big milestone in your child's life. Time goes by fast -- before you know it, they'll be planning their own birthday parties!

Planning Your Kid's Birthday Bash? How About At A Gun Range

Reuters | Posted 08.10.2012 | Parents

By Marice Richter LEWISVILLE, Texas, June 10 (Reuters) - Parents searching for the perfect place and theme for their kids' birthday pa...

Whose Birthday Party Is It?

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 04.03.2012 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

Birthday party themes used to be age appropriate. The ante keeps getting upped, and the emphasis is no longer on the child and his birthday. It's "Look what I did for my child".

Birthday Parties Go Back to Basics

Eileen Wacker | Posted 11.21.2011 | Parents
Eileen Wacker

Lavish birthday parties are a thing of the past. In the last decade, birthday parties had started to make a statement about the family throwing them, and less about a simple celebration. Now it's back to the birthday child and basics. Here are some adjustments we are making.

Katherine Bindley

Birthday Parties For Kids: Managing The Overkill

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 10.03.2011 | Parents

Dr. Bill Doherty, a therapist and director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program at the University of Minnesota, decided children's birthday part...

The Fabulous Kids Birthday Party ... Minus the Cheesy Effect

Courtney Cachet | Posted 09.06.2011 | Style
Courtney Cachet

Is it possible to throw a three-year-old a birthday party and still keep it up to snuff for the Chic Mama? You better believe it! Here's how.

How Today's Birthday Parties Are Teaching Our Kids The Wrong Lessons

Dana H. Glazer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dana H. Glazer

We are robbing our children (and ourselves) of the real value of birthdays and gift-giving: the recognition that it is an expression of how much we care about the people close to us.

Thank Heaven For Little Boys

Meredith Lopez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Lopez

These older girls, these Queens of the Indoor Play Space, these Birthday Party Divas, these Holy Sisters of the Big Slide, fully fascinated him. I think he thought he was one of them.