Parties & Holidays

Boy’s 10th birthday party: thrilling for kids and relaxing for parents

Too big for a theme party. Too small just to hang out with friends. Sleepover with some special entertainment? Perfect age. Now, how special? For my special boy – very! Actually, this is the easiest party I’ve ever done. And the most relaxing. Mind you, I am not lounging on the side of the pool [...]

Educational ride on the Magic School Bus. Kids science theme party.

Once all the preparations for this fantastic party were over (see The Magic School Bus theme birthday party. Preparation), we were ready to get the wheels rolling with all the fun and educational activities that we planed for the party. This party was one of the most successful and impact out of all the ones [...]

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 [...]

Olympic Sports in our Living Room

Everyone in my house contracted the major fever of the season: Olympic fever! “Are you watching this AGAIN?” – cries out my neighbour’s daughter. Yes, again, we just can’t get enough… Neither can my kids: they are really fascinated, involved, inspired. So, it’s time for some Olympic Games of our own. Considering the winter weather [...]

Oh, Santa where are thou?

The holidays are upon as and my children are happily writing their wish lists for Santa. It is a great time of the year and we love winter holidays. It is however a bit confusing time of the year as well. My children love Santa and believe he is as real as they are. The [...]