Evolution of Birthday Celebrations

We all love being the center of attention on our birthdays but did you know that there is a history behind some of the traditional birthday celebrations we have today?! Here’s what we discovered in our quest to make Par-T-Perfect your party experts! Birthday celebrations were originally used to ward off evil spirits! In pagan culture it was believed evil spirits visited people on their birthdays. To protect the birthday person from the evil effect, people used to surround them with a party! By making a lot of noise and bringing good wishes for the birthday person, evil spirits would … 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