Coolest 4th Disney Princess Tea Birthday Party

4th Disney Princess Tea birthday party

My daughter Natalie loves Disney Princess’ so when it came time to plan her 4th Disney Princess Tea birthday party there was no doubt on what she wanted. For our invitations we printed out a message in old english on some pink card stock. It read “You are cordially invited to attend a royal tea … Read more

Coolest Yo Gabba Gabba 2nd Birthday Party

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My daughter loved and still loves Yo Gabba Gabba. She wanted a Yo Gabba Gabba birthday party for her second birthday. I ordered invitations that had my daughters picture uploaded into them as DJ Lance. I found these the cheapest on eBay. Then I photoshopped the picture of her as DJ Lance onto labels that … Read more

Coolest 3rd Birthday Jungle Party

Coolest 3rd Birthday Jungle Party

Louw turned 3 and we had a Jungle Party. Jungle Decoration Washing Line We decorated the washing line with long branches from the garden, green streamers and lots of balloons. Animal face masks were hanged between the branches as if they were little animals hiding in trees. Kids had to try and find them and … Read more

Coolest Train Birthday Party Ideas and Photos

Coolest Train Birthday Party Ideas and Photos

Train birthday party ideas and photos by: Rachel from Rexburg, ID To be honest, being a first birthday party, we went for SIMPLE with our train party! I sent out little tri-fold invites with a train car on each fold (here is a sample of our invites…). We just had a family party since we … Read more

Tanner’s 5th Underwater Shark Attack Birthday Party

Tanner's 5th Underwater Shark Attack Birthday Party

My son decided he wanted to have an underwater shark attack birthday party for his fifth birthday. I took the idea and ran with it. Homemade Shark Invitations I made homemade invitations (from construction paper) I cut out a shark mouth from blue and added teeth, I put a fish inside the mouth with all … Read more

Coolest Dino-Mite 5th Birthday Party

Coolest Dino-Mite 5th Birthday Party

For my son’s 5th birthday, we chose to go with the dinosaur birthday party theme. I created invitations by printing the party info on an egg and using a cracked looking top half (attached with a brad), it read “BREAKING NEWS… DINOSAURS HAVE BEEN SPOTTED AT MATTOSAURUS’S CAVE” and once you lifted the top part … Read more

Coolest Boy’s Dinosaur 5th Birthday

Coolest Boy's Dinosaur 5th Birthday

I used this websites free Dinosaur pictures to create a dinosaur party games for our 5 year old. Triceratops Dinosaur Homemade Pinata I made a dinosaur pinata with a balloon, cardboard boxes and paper mache. I didn’t use crepe paper as I didn’t have time so I just painted it. For the horns I used … Read more

Coolest 9th Birthday with Perry the Platypus

Coolest 9th Birthday with Perry the Platypus

My 4 sons always get to pick their birthday cake and theme. They come up with some really cool ideas and I help them to become reality the best I can. This year my 8 (soon to be 9) yr old son wanted a Perry the Platypus cake from Phineas and Ferb for his 9th … Read more

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 Spa Party for a 7 Year Old Girl

Coolest Spa Party for a 7 Year Old Girl

My daughter turned 7 last year! Since she is a real girly girl, deciding to throw her a Spa Party was not a hard decision! We started off my making the invitations. I attached a JPG of what it looked it. She insisted on added the part about no moms or boys allowed! Haha. We … Read more

Erin’s Dinosaur Birthday Party

Dinosaur Birthday Party Ideas

My son decided he wanted his third birthday party to by dinosaur themed. Honestly I wasn’t thrilled when I heard this because it didn’t sound fun to me, but after some thought it turned out great. For decorations I bought some from Party America. They were really nice neutral color scheme. My favorite thing I … Read more

Coolest Construction 3rd Birthday Party

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For my son’s 3rd birthday I went with a construction theme because he loves dumptrucks and bulldozers. I purchased a set of construction themed scrapbook paper from Hobby Lobby when it was 50% off, for only $7 and made a lot of the decorations with that. I made invitations from the scrapbook paper and printed … Read more

Coolest Hello Kitty 4th Tea Birthday Party

Coolest Hello Kitty 4th Tea Birthday Party

My daughter requested a Hello Kitty Tea Party for her 4th birthday. We had a very limited budget so we planned it to be at our house. The invitations were made from colorful wooden flowers found at the local hobby shop. There were 4 different designs. I printed the invite on pink paper in the … 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

Coolest Lego Star Wars 6th Birthday Party

Coolest Lego Star Wars 6th Birthday Party

My son Ashton was turning 6 on the 6th of January…so I wanted to plan a fun party for his special “golden” birthday. For the invitation, I used the photo editing site www.picnik.com to add the graphics to my favorite recent picture of him, then printed them out in a 5 by 7 size. We … Read more

Coolest Creepy Crawly Birthday for a 6 Year Old

Coolest Creepy Crawly Birthday for a 6 Year Old

My son was turning six and was at the stage where all things gross, creepy, crawly and slimy were really cool! He is my little nature lover and likes all kinds of animals and critters including the ones that a lot of people find creepy. He’s very tenderhearted and even gets upset if we exterminate … Read more

Linda’s Avatar The Last Airbender Birthday Party

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My 7 year old son wanted an Avatar Last Airbender Birthday Party. The movie had just come out and so there weren’t many ideas out yet. We found a great picture on the internet to use as the invitations and then put our information on it. The decorations were pretty basic. We had red, yellow, … Read more

Coolest Hawaiian 2nd Birthday Party

Hawaiian Birthday Party

My 3rd child was born in July and she just turned 2. I wanted to have a birthday party that would also be exciting for her 4 and 6 year old siblings. All of our guests were between the ages of 2-6 and they all had a great time. First, for the cake I used … Read more

Coolest Yellow Submarine 3rd Birthday Party

Coolest Yellow Submarine 3rd Birthday Party

Last summer, for my son Leo’s 3rd Birthday, he asked for a Beatles Yellow Submarine Party. He was crazy obsessed with the movie, their music, our Beatles Rockband game and he just couldn’t get enough of them. He knew all their names and the instruments they played and he made sure that every person at … Read more

Coolest Ballerina 5th Birthday party

Coolest Ballerina 5th Birthday party

For Hannah’s 5th Birthday we decided that a ballet theme would be perfect! She adores ballet, and dressing up, so it was the logical solution! Party planning started a year ago (I like to be prepared…) I ordered pink tutus online for all the ballerinas (I estimated the number of girls in her preschool class, … Read more

Coolest G.I. Joe Birthday Party for 5 Year Olds

Coolest G.I. Joe Birthday Party for 5 Year Olds

Where do I begin? In the beginning there was Peyton and Carson, twin boys, and from the beginning all I could dream about after their birth was really cool birthday parties. I’ve always enjoyed decorating for holidays, arts and crafts, so what a better way to fulfill my artistic need than to do it through … Read more

Coolest Wedding Theme Birthday Party for an 8 Year Old

Coolest Wedding Theme Birthday Party for an 8 Year Old

If there is one thing that little girls [dream] of, it is being a [bride]. I know I did as a child and my daughter was no different and either were her friends. Being able to dress like a princess and [marry Prince Charming] were the stories of childhood and it was this that formed … Read more

Bonnie’s Pink and White Hello Kitty 3rd Birthday

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Our daughter adores Hello Kitty, so I figured I’ll throw her a huge pink and white Hello Kitty 3rd birthday party for her. I did a lot of research on ideas and finally pulled it off. It took me two months, almost three to get everything done. I went all out, I mean, huge!! I … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Party

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My two girls (turning 2 and 4) are CRAZY about Dora so it was no contest as to what the theme of the party would be. We got Dora invitations and all the party supplies with Dora on them – goodie bags, tablecloths, cups, saucers, stickers, flag banners, a few Dora foil balloons (which we … Read more