Alternative Gift Ideas

Everytime there is a birthday or holiday, many mother’s cringe at the prospect of all the new toys she will have to navigate. Why not suggest to your child they share their birthday with little ones who are less fortunate? A new trend amongst the kind-hearted, and socially aware, children of today is to ask for charitable donations in lieu of gifts for their birthday. If your little has been asking you about what they can do to make a difference in the world, why not suggest they pick a charity and ask their friends to make a small donation. … Continue reading

Creating lasting birthday memories & traditions

Birthdays are all about the birthday person! Creating family birthday traditions that last a lifetime will be fun & make the birthday boy or girl feel even more special on their day!  Here’s some of our favorites!  Have fun, be creative and remember on your birthday, it’s all about YOU! Be King or Queen for the day – let the birthday girl or boy pick everything for their day from what’s for dinner to not doing any chores.  Let them rule the roost! Decorate a crown or purchase an “It’s my birthday pin” for them to wear all day so … Continue reading