Birthday Party Ideas · Children · Parenting · Parenting Teens

What is a ‘Deconstructed Party Bag?’ and Why Should You Do It Yearly?

A few years ago, I ran out of ideas for birthday parties that the girls would enjoy.  We’ve done the character visits, the bounce houses, the trips to Chuck E. Cheese’s and Dave and Busters.  We drove a few friends to Disneyland and Boomer’s.  We have done everything there is to do on a birthday… Continue reading What is a ‘Deconstructed Party Bag?’ and Why Should You Do It Yearly?

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Nighttime Routine for Most Nights

Having a writing coach has certainly kept me accountable, especially during this difficult time of being sick and having to produce some seriously fun birthday plans for my daughter’s 16th birthday.  Both have taxed my creativity and energy to the max.  With the birthday party, I have resorted to using ideas from previous years that… Continue reading Nighttime Routine for Most Nights