How to Create a Super Mario Brothers Scavenger Hunt

  Of all the fun we had that fall afternoon, the Super Mario Brothers Scavenger Hunt was the hit of my son's birthday party!  Click here to see the first post about our Mario party. Of course, it is no secret that I love scavenger hunts.  But I knew I needed to step...

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Fun Ideas for an Emoji Party

Are your kids into emojis and emoticons?  At the beginning of August, we celebrated my daughter's eighth birthday.  She is crazy about emojis and sends her daddy lots of text messages filled with hearts, funny faces and smiling piles of poo.  So it was not a surprise...

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A Playful Dog and Cat Birthday Party

  If you have a child who loves dogs and cats, you'll want to check out this dog and cat party for fun ideas and inexpensive decor inspiration! My daughter turned 7 last year (yes, I know I am so late on sharing this party!).  More than dolls, more than legos, more...

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Galactic Star Wars Party Games & Activities

We are back for more of my son's 9th birthday party.  It was a small party with just a few boys, but they had a blast.  I had created fun decor and themed food, but what I think the boys liked most were the Star Wars party games and activities we had planned. (This...

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How to Throw a Fun & Creative FINDING DORY Party

(This post contains affiliate links.) Every time I throw another party, I find a new theme with which to fall in love.  Looking at the details, getting creative and planning some memory-making fun . . . this Finding Dory party was no different! An aquatic-themed party...

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Share a Song with These 5 Fun & Easy Party Games

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareMemories #CollectiveBias Do you love music?  We all have songs that take us back to moments in time, stir our emotions and make us want to grab the...

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Lego Movie Games that Make for an Awesome & Happy Party

  Hi Friends!  I have six Lego Movie Games that will make for an awesome party.  We played them at my son's 8th birthday party and the kids loved them.  And if you missed the first party post, you may want to start here.  (This post contains affiliate links.) #1:...

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Alice in Wonderland Party Games, Activities & More

Hello there!  We are wrapping up our Alice in Wonderland party today with a look at games, activities and favors.  I also will be sharing the order of events I used in case you want to structure your own Mad Hatter Tea.  If you missed the earlier two posts, you can...

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Awesome Superhero Party Games

Last week, I shared the first part of my son's superhero birthday party . . . simple but super decor and food.  Today, we're talking superhero party games and activities {you'll soon see why the final game was my favorite thing about this particular party!}. This post...

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Awesome College Send Off Party Ideas

Are you sending a kid (yours or a niece or nephew) off to college this fall?  I am dreading the day.  But least I have 10 years to go and I am hoping those years go slow.  And when the time comes, I'll be referring back to this awesome College Send Off Party Idea.  It...

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My name is Kristen. I'm a former Wedding & Event Planner blogging about fun ways to celebrate each and every day and the special occasions of life. Here you'll find inspiration for family fun, children's activities, party planning and a faith-filled life.