10 must dos when planning a children’s birthday party

As soon as Erin was old enough to really understand what one was, she wanted a birthday party for herself. Although we did give in and let her have one, it was a lot more work than I’d imagined. With that in mind, I wanted to share 10 must dos when planning a children’s birthday party.

Fun Ways To Celebrate Your Child’s Birthday

AD | Collaborative post Erin has just turned 4 and we have done lots of different things to celebrate her birthday. I think we have done something different for each of her birthdays so far so I thought it would be a nice idea to put these together in a blog post, as well as throwing in some new ideas too. Cake smash For Erin’s first birthday I knew that I wanted to do a cake smash with her. However, I didn’t want to pay someone else to do it with us but I did

How To Plan Your Child’s Birthday Party Without Going Crazy

AD | Collaborative post Over the past couple of weeks Erin has been to two of her friend’s birthday parties and she had an invitation for another a few days ago. I knew that as soon as Erin started going to other birthday parties she would want one of her own. With Erin’s birthday being on New Year’s Day I always feel the pressure to make sure everything is organised in advance. The last thing I want to do is to be organising her birthday right on top of Christmas and this year, I kind

Party Bags and Supplies Review

When I started planning Erin’s 1st birthday party I was determined to have a theme. I don’t know why. I just wanted to. The woman who was doing the entertainment could do something on a theme as well and I figured that a farm theme would suit everyone, with it being unisex! We were lucky enough to have some help from Party Bags and Supplies when it came to tableware and party accessories! We were totally kitted out with items from the Farm Friends theme. It all started with some proper party invitations! I know a lot

A Farm Themed Birthday Party

AD | Post contains gifted items I don’t really remember having birthday parties as a child. I do, however, remember my sister’s party at McDonald’s with the big pirate ship that I was insanely jealous about. Well, until I hit my head on that pirate ship anyway. Erin was always going to be having a birthday party, whether she’d remember it or not. As this was her 1st birthday, I wanted to do something that was fun for everyone. We have been going to a class called Music in Motion now and Erin loves it.