Yes, you can give a child’s birthday party and survive!
1. Give yourself time to prepare. 2. Have an organized plan. 3. Include your child in the planning 4. Limit the guest list.
The planning can be as much fun as the event. Nitty-gritties include guest list, timelines, theme, budget, age-appropriate activities, food, decorations and an organized plan for the day of the birthday party. It is important to include your child in the planning process so they are prepared and understand what will happen at their party.
We offer many ideas on this site and lots more in our book, “Planning Children’s Birthday Parties Libby and Penny’s Survival Guide.”