Browsing Category: "Family Celebrations"

Birthday Parties

Everyone loves a party. You can kick back, relax with your nearest and dearest, and celebrate a milestone or event. It can be your standard birthday party, or an event held for a christening or wedding. However, while we all love a good “do”, it’s the birthday parties that are the most special.

Happy Birthday

After all, who doesn’t love a party that is dedicated solely to them? Most of us can remember the blissful birthday parties we had as children, when we got to be the star of the show and enjoy a delightful selection of gifts. As a parent, you probably want to ensure that your child has such wonderful memories to look back on in the future. As their birthday approaches, you spring into planning mode, wanting to guarantee the best experience possible. Read the rest of this entry »

Treat Yourself This Christmas

christmas gifts

It’s almost the festive season – have you started your Christmas shopping already?

When you are out shopping for gifts for all your nearest and dearest, don’t forget that it’s always a good idea to get a little something for yourself. You’ll certainly deserve it if you have been through a lot this year! Read the rest of this entry »

Big Party Ideas For Little Party Venues

If you’ve got an excuse for throwing a party, or even if you don’t, your home is usually the first place you think of for a venue. The trouble is, you can’t fit many people into the house. That means any party you plan is going to be a little smaller and more intimate than you might have hoped. That doesn’t mean you can’t make it be the most talked-about event of the year! Think big, even if your venue is a little small.

Food and Drink

If you’re not up for the budget required to cater, then you can still have some fun creating the food and drinks yourself. Start with the nibbles. No, definitely not the supermarket own brand of cheese flavoured shapes. You need to put in a little more effort than that for a big event. Don’t forget, you can ask friends to help put a few recipes together. Think buffet but don’t put out anything that’s not easy or accessible when you’re standing to eat!

shabby chic table Read the rest of this entry »