Theme Parties

Kids Halloween Party Outdoors – Fun for All Ages

My favorite kind of party: so little effort, and so much excitement that it almost feels like cheating!  The key to it?  The magic ingredient?  It is outside.  Sounds spooky?  Not in the least.  It is the best kind of Halloween party, the one kids we’ll be remembering and asking for again and again. First [...]

Five Easiest Halloween Crafts for the Little Ones. Crafts for Toddlers.

My favorite crafts have two things in common: they don’t have a perfect final result and they allow maximum room for kids’ creativity to soar into the sky.  Even for the littlest crafters.  Especially for the littlest crafters.   Every single one of these crafts my kids enjoyed at some point of their yearly Halloween Party [...]

Spooky Hullabaloo: the best Halloween party game for all ages!

I like to start our party planning early.  Stage 1 – inviting the guests, determining their ages.  This year – a really big age variation… Stage 2 – party planning.  We need something especially exciting and appropriate for all of them: something for the competitive older ones’ souls; something easy for the little ones to [...]

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 [...]

Fall craft for kids – make your own leaf wreath

Fall is such a beautiful season that it really calls to decorate our houses with some autumn theme crafts. Fall brings a colorful supply for many creative crafts of the season: leaves! With all the imaginable fall colors you can make one-of-a-kind leaf display right on your front door or inside the house. Let’s make [...]

Best home-made kids Halloween costumes. Top 10 original costumes

We love home-made costumes. They are creative and unique. They can reflect your child’s special interest. It is fun to come up with your own ideas, craft them, share them with your child, family and friends.Too hard? Not that hard! If some mom could make them, some other one might like and make them, too. [...]