Coolest Mario Brothers Birthday Party

Coolest Mario Brothers Birthday Party

We live in Saudi Arabia and its impossible to find any super Mario decorations here so I had to create my own. I printed some posters and put them up so we would have some Mario decor, I also had a big Mario stand up done out of foam. I used all primary colors and … Read more

Coolest Princess and the Frog 3rd Birthday Party

Coolest Princess and the Frog 3rd Birthday Party

Olivia was in love with the new Princess and the Frog movie, and she asked me to plan a Princess and the Frog party for her third birthday. As we were inviting close family and friends there were only a couple of children attending, so I wanted to make sure everyone was comfortable and happy. … Read more

Star Wars Party Food Ideas

The party was mid-afternoon so we simply served snack foods and drink at the Mos Eisley Cantina: Pretzel Rods, Utz Cheese Balls, olives, strawberries and apples. We had a Yoda punch (lime sherbet w/Sprite) and Capri Sun bags. Cake: I personally find that a lot of kids don’t eat cake therefore I generally do something … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter 6th Girls Birthday Party

Coolest Harry Potter 6th Girls Birthday Party

We did a Harry Potter party for my daughter Bridget’s 6th Birthday. She is a huge fan of the Harry Potter books and movies. Hogwarts School Harry Potter Invitations The invitations were acceptance letters to Hogwarts School of Magic and Wizardry. We used the Hogwarts Wizard font found on-line at http://www.the-leaky-cauldron.org We customized each invitations … Read more

Games for a Mario Bros. Birthday Party

Every game was called a LEVEL – Level 1, Level 2, etc. * There was a Yoshio egg smash. I found that idea online and then found a tutorial on how to make the eggs on You Tube! (just look for “Yoshio Egg Smash” in the search bar). * The kids popped balloons. Inside the … Read more

Coolest My Little Pony Birthday Theme Party for a 7 Year Old

Coolest My Little Pony Birthday Theme Party for a 7 Year Old

For my daughter’s seventh birthday, she was very big into My Little Pony. Not only did she have every one available at that time, which has now been five years, but she also had all of mine from the eighties! To plan her party, we decided on a crafting pony themed party at a local … Read more

Coolest Elmo Girls 2nd Birthday Party

Coolest Elmo Girls 2nd Birthday Party

For my daughter’s 2nd Birthday we choose an Elmo Sesame Street themed birthday. The invites we choose to use smilebox we used a balloon blast invitation. The Cake and Cupcakes: I mad an Abby cake (used the Wilton 3d teddy bear mold), and made cupcakes to look like Elmo & cookie monster. Decor: We bought … Read more

Building a Lego Ship Star Wars Party Activity

Being a Lego Star Wars party our first game was Lego related. Guests were divided into teams of four or five kids. Then each team was given a Lego Star Wars character (my son already had these), an “official” document and a small bucket with some smaller Legos. They used this bucket to collect the … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Party Ideas and Photos for Kids

Coolest Harry Potter Party Ideas and Photos for Kids

Harry Potter party ideas and photos by: Lisa from Stratford, CT For my daughter’s 11th birthday we did a Harry Potter birthday party. We sent invitations that read like Hogwart’s acceptance letters. We recruited relatives to dress up and be professors for potions class (we made lava lamps) and transfiguration class (we played charades using … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Birthday Party

Coolest Little Einsteins Birthday Party

For my daughters 2nd birthday she wanted to do Little Einsteins. I figured it would be easy to find party supplies, but I was wrong. I ordered what I could then made the rest. For the Center Pieces I printed out some Little Einstein Clip art, cut it out. Glued it to a stick then … Read more

Coolest Angry Birds Party – Four Year Old Fan

Coolest Angry Birds Party - Four Year Old Fan

For my daughters 4th birthday she asked for an angry bird cake. We stepped it up a bit to surpise her with an angry bird party complete with an angry bird scene made from card board boxes. Angry Bird Party Activities We bought some red and blue dodge balls from the dollar store and blew … Read more

Coolest Sesame Street Party for All Ages

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I tend to go a little over the top with birthday parties. It drives my husband insane and every year he begs me to tone and it down and not spend a fortune on the kids birthday parties. This year I managed to make both of us happy. First, I invited almost everyone using facebook. … Read more

Building a Light Saber Star Wars Party Activity

We moved on to making light sabers. I found this idea online and improved upon it slightly: * 1 1/4″ PVC Pipe (each piece cut to 10 in) * 1 1/4″ PVC Pipe Caps * Pipe Insulation (each piece cut to 2 ft) Be sure to get the insulation that isn?t cut/split * 4 ft … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Party Ideas and Photos

Coolest Harry Potter Party Ideas and Photos

Harry Potter party ideas and photos by: Lydia from Patterson, CA My son and I spent a whole year planning his Harry Potter birthday party, picking up items for goody bags, plates, decorations etc., from clearance bins and dollar stores and making some of our own decorations and treats. We also purchased the Harry Potter … Read more

Coolest Pokemon 7th Birthday Party

Coolest Pokemon 7th Birthday Party

My son is a HUGE Pokemon fan and wanted a Pokemon party at our house for his 7th birthday. As his birthday is in August and it is sooo hot, we decided to make a pool party. First off, I want to say that I found a lot of ideas from this site and others. … Read more

Coolest Princess 7th Birthday Party

Coolest Princess 7th Birthday Party

To celebrate Sofia’s 7th birthday we decided to throw a Princess Party. We bought invitations for a Princess party and gave them a week before the party. A special treat for Sofia was to choose a costume she wanted to wear. She chose Snow White. We decorated the living-room and tables in purple and pink … Read more

Angry Bird Mask Idea

Each birthday invitee was also given an Angry Bird Mask! I simply purchased black masks at the craft store and hot-glued trimmed pieces of foam.

Coolest Sesame Street 3rd Birthday Party Ideas

Coolest Sesame Street 3rd Birthday Party Ideas

On Nate’s 3rd Birthday, we celebrated with a Sesame Street themed party. This was the second year for our Sesame friends, so I had some ideas of things to do, though almost all were different from those of the year prior. I like to save money and do most everything myself. It is much more … Read more

Coolest Pirate Scooby-Doo Fourth Birthday Party

Coolest Pirate Scooby-Doo Fourth Birthday Party

My son Luke wanted a Scooby-Doo themed party for his fourth birthday. At the time he was really into the Scooby-Doo movie called “Pirates Ahoy!”, so we decided to make it a ghost pirate mystery. The party took place in the Athens Little Playhouse, which is a children’s theater in Athens, Ga. The lady who … Read more

Jedi Training Academy Star Wars Party Activity

Each child proceeded to the Jedi Training Academy to complete their training. Each cadet started by studying Balance – walking across elevated boards while wearing Yoda (my nephew had a stuffed Yoda) in a backpack. Then they had to Face Their Fears by crawling through a cardboard refrigerator box that was draped with black plastic … Read more

Hogwarts School Harry Potter Invitations

The invitations were acceptance letters to Hogwarts School of Magic and Wizardry. We used the Hogwarts Wizard font found on-line at http://www.the-leaky-cauldron.org We customized each invitations with the guest’s name to make it look like the letter Harry received at the start of The Sorcerer’s Stone. Here was the text we used for the invitation … Read more

Pokemon Badge Earning Activities

I took round labels from the dollar store and downloaded 8 Pokemon badge pictures and printed them on the labels. Each label represented a battle they had to complete. When they did, they got the label to put on their card. The first label was the Basic badge and they got this one when they … Read more

Coolest Wizards of Waverly Place Birthday Party

Coolest Wizards of Waverly Place Birthday Party

If your daughter is like mine then Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place is all you hear about. Unfortunately, not many parties with this theme are on the internet yet. There are a few places where you can order supplies online, but a trip to my local party store left me empty handed with character merchandise. … Read more

Wizards of Waverly Decoration Ideas

I went with a color palette of Purple, Light Blue, Orange, and Hot Pink. For the table I started with a purple table cloth, Light Blue “big” plate and Purple smaller cake plates, topped with an orange napkin. To top this off I wrapped plastic silverware in an additional orange napkin tied with multi colored … Read more