Little Leapers at Sky Zone, Alexandria 

Little Leapers at Sky Zone, Alexandria Sky Zone Sky Zone is wall to wall trampolines, an indoor trampoline park. That in itself should be enticing enough but to boot there is a program for under 5s.   We set off to Alexandria purely to experience this Little Leapers program. We had such fun!   If […]

10 awesome presents for 4 year old boys

10 awesome gifts for 4 year old boys

10 awesome gifts for 4 year old boys 4 year old boys My son recently turned 4 and it took me ages to find gifts for him that were suitable. It’s tough  because they tend to like things that are not suitable. They’re a difficult bunch, they think that they’re a whole lot older and […]

Davidson Park, Forestville

Davidson Park is a lovely day out whether its a family day or a celebration of sorts.

Step 5: Shopping for your Party

THE SHOPPING – WHAT TO BUY AND WHEN    PRIOR TO SHOPPING Shopping for your party is the final step in the Ultimate Party Planning Guide.   Now that you have worked out: All the details Where to hold your party Which decorations to buy How to cater   You need to get to the […]

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STEP 4: CATERING FOR YOUR PARTY

CATERING – WHERE DO YOU EVEN START Catering for your party can be quite daunting, if you don’t know where to start. It really is quite easy though if you approach it step by step.   My biggest problem here is that I always always over-cater and then send everyone home with left overs. I […]

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PAPERLESS POST GIVEAWAY WINNER…

THE PAPERLESS POST GIVEAWAY WINNER IS ♥ Elizabeth Brico ♥ Congratulations Elizabeth. We hope that you enjoy creating your Paperless Post stationary for your next party.   Thank you to everyone who entered the giveaway and contributed further party ideas. I love seeing people sharing ideas and thoughts with one another as a collective we can […]

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STEP 3: LETS GET TO THE PARTY DECORATIONS AND PARTY FAVOURS 

Party decorations like baby clothes are so enticing – you just want to buy anything and everything! Well that’s me, I see party decorations that fit into the theme and just go nuts. I have however learned to tone down a bit over the last year.   If you are like me, and you have […]

STEP 2: HOW TO CHOOSE A VENUE

Venue choosing is hard work How do you choose a venue. Where do you have a children’s party? Where do you have any type of party for that matter.   Do you have it at your home where you don’t have to pay for a venue but you do have to do the cleaning up […]

STEP 1: ITS ALL IN THE INVITE

The invite is where you start.   No, not by sending out the invite – that’s still a long way to come. Maybe if you’re lucky you’ll be able to do it by the end of this post. If not you’ll at least be able to send out Save the Dates, yes Save the Dates […]

Introduction to The Ultimate Party Planning Guide 

A Crazy Woman’s Guide to Party Planning I’ve been called crazy once or twice (maybe once or twice a day :)) and there is nothing that makes me crazier than when I’m trying to do something special for one of my children. Birthdays are just that. Party planning brings out some of my crazier ideas […]