Party Ideas

Palm Springs Birthday Party

This past weekend we celebrated my youngest’s 7th birthday. With an end of May birthday, it can certainly be tricky when it comes to the weather- but we took a chance and went with a fun Palm Springs outdoor theme. It was a big hit among both the adults and kids- so I wanted to share some of the fun!     I came up with the theme when thinking

Easy Holiday Cheese & Charcuterie Spread from BJ's Wholesale Club

Brought to you by BJ’s Wholesale Club   I love any reason to host a fun gathering- especially during the holidays. There’s just something about inviting close friends and family, planning the decor, the menu- even the playlist- that I love. But I also know that holiday entertaining can be overwhelming, so I like to make it as simple as possible so I can actually enjoy the fun too! A

Celebrating 6 at Pink Princess Nails in Westchester Square

By Martha Katechis   Each year I try to make my daughter’s birthday a memorable one. It gets harder as she gets older and her interests change. So this year, I turned to Pink Princess Nails party boutique to create a fun celebration for her 6th birthday. We chose a theme, invited a few friends, and let them do the rest.     Pink Princess Nails truly made my daughters

How To Create a Holiday Themed Brunch & Hot Cocoa Bar

  Earlier this month we teamed up with the New York Dolls Collection to bring an afternoon of cheer to a wonderful group of girls in the Bronx. Each girl enjoyed manicures, a hot cocoa bar, and went home with their very own Harper Doll- who happens to be from the Bronx! It was a beautiful afternoon and thanks to Oriental Trading- it came out exactly as we envisioned. If

Bronx Hair Salon Offers Spa Parties for Kids

  If you’re looking for a fun indoor party idea this winter, check out this House Party option at Hair House, a salon located in Pelham Bay. The birthday girl and her friends can enjoy a glamorous afternoon that will make them all feel special! The packages are designed for a party of 8 and include hair as well as robes, scented hairspray, a tiara for the birthday girl, and

Birthday Idea: Camp Themed Party

  My little one’s birthday is at the end of May, so her party always falls around Memorial Day. For her big 5, I wanted to bring a fun theme to our guests who weren’t going away for the three day weekend. I immediately thought of a fun party we attended a few years ago- camping theme! Camp Gia For the party, I used items that I already had, and

Spring Baptism Celebration Using Decor From Oriental Trading

  Last month, both of my daughters were baptized. It was a beautiful ceremony during Sunday mass with a few other families and then a small family gathering afterwards. I wanted to take something simple and make it beautiful, so after church we headed to a nearby historical library where I set up a table for a family style dinner. The library itself is beautiful, so I chose very neutral

Host a Valentine's Day Soiree with Goodies from Oriental Trading

Looking for some cute ideas to host a Valentine Soiree or even just a craft meet up with the kids? We picked some of our favorite things from Oriental Trading to get you started…     First, choose what style decor you want to go with. Oriental Trading has a fun selection of heart garland ideas that can be hung on a mantle, across windows, or on the wall.    

Princess Boutique in the Bronx Hosts Tea Parties and More

  If you’ve been searching for the perfect place to host a party for your little princess, we’ve got just the spot for you. Behold this perfect little boutique made just for princesses celebrating a special day. It’s called the Pink Princess Nails Party Boutique. Located at Pink princess nails party boutique 1470 Williamsbride Road, little princesses can enjoy tea parties, rock star dance parties , mermaid parties and princess spa parties.

Party Idea: Outer Space Theme

  Get ready to blast off! For Gia’s 4th birthday party we went with a fun outer space theme. As a huge fan of Little Einsteins, I decided to take the theme of exploring and outer space to create a more generic themed party. We were able to combine some things purchased along with items we had around the house to create a fun afternoon for Gia and all of

Sweet and Simple Sleepover Cake Table & Ice Cream Bar

  While today’s birthday celebration decor can feel more like a professionally catered event than a child’s party, we sometimes like to just keep it sweet and simple. For Briana’s 10th birthday sleepover, we decided to use a dresser in her room for a fun cake table & ice cream bar. It was a huge hit with her sleepover guests and a breeze to clean up.     We purchased

Mother's Day Entertaining with BJ's Wholesale Club

This is a sponsored post. As BJ’s Ambassadors, we are excited to bring you new ideas and easy ways to utilize your local club. As always, all opinions expressed are our own. As April comes to a close, we’re excited for all that May brings: flowers, the countdown to summer, and Mother’s Day! We know all of you will be spending Mother’s Day in different ways- breakfast in bed, dinner