A dino-roar birthday party

masks for party games

If you have a dinosaur fan in the family, chances are at some point you’ll be asked for a dinosaur birthday cake or dinosaur birthday party. That’s what’s happened in our house recently, meaning I needed to stock up on all things dinosaur related. I began with getting the dinosaur party supplies. I normally head […]

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Birthday cakes

gruffalo cake

With all four children’s birthdays between May and September I feel as if I spend around half the year planning and then making birthday cakes. I normally ask the children what sort of cake they would like and ‘who’ they would like on their cake. Of course, when they come up with something really intricate […]

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A glittery birthday

glitter jelly

There’s a birthday boy in our house this week. Someone is ‘big boy three’ and very excited about this new number he is too! He seems to really understand this year about birthdays, which means it all changes. Last year he still looked rather puzzled when everyone started singing happy birthday to him, but this […]

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Children’s parties on a budget

Children’s birthday parties can be very costly, particularly when you have children whose birthdays are close together. They don’t have to be super expensive though, and there are lots of ways you can look to reduce costs. Have joint parties with other family members Have a joint party with a school friend Do a cinema […]

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