Valentines Tea Party

Have a tea party as a valentines get together or a birthday Ask the children to come in fancy finery Set the table with a tablecloth, flowers, china pinks, red purple and doilies Serve finger sandwiches cut into fun shapes with cookie cutters, mini cupcakes, mini cookies, cut up fruit Have a tea and a lemonade option in teapots Teatime games include – pass the teapot,teabag toss, pin the cup on the saucer, teapot pouring game,teacup and saucer balancing game, sugar cube on a spoon race Make hats- buy paper hats and decorate with silk flowers, glitter, jewels etc – have … Continue reading

snow much fun

Take the party outdoors for sledding, tubing or snowshoeing Serve hot chocolate from thermoses and snowman shaped cookies – 3 baked overlapping with pretzel arms Have a snowball target toss game Have a snowman making competition- bring fun stuff to dress them have a candy hunt in the snow make snow candy with a camp stove 1c brown sugar 1/3c butter 1 tsp vanilla- heat until melted and pour over clean snow to harden to toffeelike candy snow painting- give kids pots of water with a few drops of food colouring and a brush and let them go wild! Give … Continue reading

christmas craft party ideas

build a birdhouse and decorate it with christmas designs and colours put it outside with some birdseed. Be sure to use permanent paint! Great birdhouse kits at Michaels craft store. Go to the Wal mart craft section- great prices – get a bunch of craft kits and have a mini craft party for your child and a few friends. Serve juice and cookies Buy dollar store stockings, jewels, glitter, metallic ribbon and make glamour stockings. You can also make pet stockings with googly eyes, felt, little bells, ribbon