Coolest Kid Songs Perfect for a Barnyard Theme Party

These Barnyard kid songs are a supplement to the complete Barnyard theme party, where you’ll find wagon-loads of the coolest ideas to throw an unforgettable Barnyard party. Kid Songs: Take Me Out to the Barnyard (Tune: Take Me Out to the Ballgame) Take me out to the barnyard. Take me out there right now. Show … Read more

Cool Birthday Party Planning Tips

Thank You Note or Thank You Not? You don’t have to, but. Sending a thank you note is a great way to let your guests and their parents know how much you and your child appreciate their effort. I truly understand why most often thank yous are NOT sent out. So much energy is put … Read more

Important Birthday Party Planning Tips

The party planning tips below will come in very handy when you’re planning your next party. Often, with all the stress involved in throwing a party, little – yet very important – things can make the difference between an awesome party and a not-so-great party. Regardless, the most important tip is to remember to have … Read more

How is Happy Birthday Said Around the World?

In the Happy Birthday list below, we’ve tried to bring together all the different ways Happy Birthday is said around the world. Living in today’s global village, it’ll come in handy next time you want to wish your long-distance friend a joyous Birthday. Surprise them in their language! Afrikaans – Veels Geluk Met Jou Verjaarsdag … Read more

Birthday Traditions from Around the World

Although birthday traditions are quite similar in some countries today, not everyone celebrates in the same way. There are numerous traditions surrounding birthdays, some of which are described below. You may recognize some of the customs, while others will be very unfamiliar. There may also be special birthday traditions in your family or a friend’s … Read more

Create a Birthday Time Capsule

The Birthday Time Capsule is a wonderful activity for your kid’s birthday party, especially for a first birthday party. Prepare all kinds of stationery, envelopes, pens and colored pencils and let the guests write a letter to your child to be opened when they turn a predetermined age! (Some of the beloved relatives or guests … Read more

Birthday Jokes, Quotes and Sayings

Birthdays have inspired some of the funniest birthday jokes, quotes and sayings. So, sit back and get ready to read some of the funniest birthday jokes around. If you’ve got a few jokes of your own, share them below. Let’s See If You Can Answer These Birthday Jokes… Q: What do you give 900-pound gorilla … Read more

How Did Birthdays Start? Birthday History 101

Here’s a bit of Birthday History… Birthdays are original, personal, noteworthy traditions. Some people like to forget them. Others prefer smaller celebrations. But for some, the day must be a flag-waving, band-playing joyous merrymaking occasion. We are so used to celebrating our birthday every year that it seems like it’s been a tradition almost forever!! … Read more

Coolest Water Party Games

Body Water Dunk Party Game Take two kiddie pools or one large kiddie pool and place it under monkey bars (this is to be done at the park or on any playground available). Then, split the guests up into teams. Pick one person from each team to hang on the monkey bars. First person to … Read more

Coolest Princess Birthday Party Games

Cloud Cotton Ball Princess Game by Deonna You will need 2 medium sized bowls, a blindfold, a spoon, cotton balls, a piece of paper and a pen or pencil. Getting ready: You need to fill one of the bowls with the cotton balls. Then space the 2 bowls on a table. Blindfold the first player … Read more

The Biggest Collection Ever of Awesome Pool Party Games

For these pool party games, you’ll need a… pool. If you don’t have one, you can try renting the community center’s pool or taking the party to a nearby lake (if you’re lucky enough to live near one.). But don’t worry. If there’s no large body of water in your vicinity, you can opt to … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Party Games

Cannonballs Away Pirate Game by Dorothy R. (Greeley, CO) Make two large pirate ships out of two refrigerator or sofa boxes (you can go to your nearest furniture store to find some). Divide the kids into two groups and put each team in their box. Give the first team two dozen ping-pong balls (you can … Read more

Coolest Outdoor Birthday Party Games

Silly Outdoor Scavenger Hunt by Rachel T. (Plain City, OH) Items needed: various dress up items (the funnier, the better!). Set up just like a normal scavenger hunt with clues at each destination (at least 2 routes, so teams aren’t just following each other). Each team will select one player to be captain and do … Read more

Coolest Indoor Birthday Party Games

Pass the Present Birthday Game by Ana J. ( Johannesburg, South Africa) This is also one of the classic kid party games in which boxes are nested inside each other and wrapped in wrapping paper. The smallest box contains enough prizes for everyone. Music is played and the present is passed around a circle. When … Read more

Coolest Fashion-Themed Birthday Party Games

Find The Right Colored Clothes by Simran Sandesh Padiyar (Panjim, Goa, INDIA) The rules of the game are: each child will get a load of clothes and each pile will have different colored clothes. There will be one leader and he/she will say a color, for example “dark blue”. The person has to find a … Read more

Classic Birthday Party Games

Birthday Guessing Game by Olivia B. (Tunnel Hill, GA) Using the party theme, select items to put in a jar and let the kids guess how many are in the jar. The closest guess wins. For instance, for a Pirate party you can call it “Guess the gold coins in the chest”, for a Princess … Read more

Coolest Carnival Birthday Party Games

Ping Pong Bouncer Game by Russell Johnson (Magnolia, Arkansas) Get a large box about 3’ x 3’ square (width). Cut down three sides to about two feet high and the fourth side all the way off, which will be the opening, facing the player. Get a 3’ x 3’ square of egg crate foam rubber … Read more