Birthday Parties

The Magic School Bus theme birthday party. Preparation

This party probably was one of the most successful ones we ever made. We did it both this year for my dear smiley boy’s six birthday and when his big brother turned four years and years ago. It was just too good to pass the opportunity to do it again. We sent out the invitations [...]

Lava lamp science project for young wizards

If you ask my kids about creating homemade lava lamps, they wouldn’t know what you are talking about.  Now that my 9 year old is head over heels in world of Harry Potter books, everything must is tinged with a magic glow.  So, occasionally, we just have to get a little bit of Hogwarts in [...]

Make a WOW Potion with your young wizard! Fun kitchen chemistry with kids.

Take some Gargoyle’s milk.  With a  dropper, add a few drops of Salamander Juice, then a few more of Sweet Heart Fluid.  A little splash of …  With your magic wand, give it a swirl… Wow!  Yep, everybody around you go “Wow!” and “Ahhhh!”.   And they will.  This simple kitchen experiment became both one of [...]

Let’s go magical! Wizard School party

My 9-year old is into Harry Potter theme now. Very-very much so! He read the first two J.K. Rowling’s books, watched the first movie. Spells, potions, wands and other wizard things are among his favorite topics to talk with friends about. As you can guess, I did not have any choice of birthday party themes, [...]

GIGANTIC BUBBLES! Gigantic fun outdoor activity.

The amazing.  The stupendous.  The jaw dropping… the Gigantic Bubbles!  All kids love bubbles.  Our kids were fascinated with our own Homemade Bubble Solution and Wand Test… but these bubbles were just OUT OF THIS WORLD  experience.  We loved it so much, that we made them again during birthday party celebration. First the kids got [...]

Healthy and happy Halloween treat

After the hot summer days, this Halloween treat looks just perfect! And very healthy, too! Banana ghosts and clementine pumpkins will keep your kids nutritiosly happy at your classroom or home Halloween party. Bananas turn brown pretty fast, so briefl dip them in Sprite (or 7-Up) to prevent change of color. For ghosts’ eyes and [...]