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25 Party Facts About Me

Hello Party People, Some of you asked for me to talk about some fun party facts about myself.  I never can pass up a challenge so here it goes.  Okay, so what’s the catch.  If you’re reading this, you also have to share your information as well.  Enjoy and have fun with it… Personality Type: A Type (Extrovert) Favorite Design Style: Modern…

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Home Parties: What role should parents have?

What role should parents have at a home party?  It all depends on the role you would like the parents to play at the party.  Would you prefer parents to work the wall and stay on the sidelines to keep them out of your way or would you prefer parents to linger around and socialize with other parents.  To keep everyone happy, it’s always best…

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Safety First: Do you hate those waiver release forms at kid venues?

Safety First.   I’ve personally witnessed children getting hurt at inflatable venues and the parents were not present.  The hostess did not know the parent names or contact information.  Thank goodness for those irritating but oh so necessary waiver cards that parents have to sign.  The parents (hosts) were able to promptly contact the parent in order to tend to their child.  Imagine if this was your…

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When Parents Bring Uninvited Siblings (Home) Part 2:

Okay, we talked about parents bringing their uninvited child’s siblings to birthday party venues (e.g.  Pump It Up, Monkey Joes).  So how does it work for at home parties? Home Parties & Siblings Likewise with a home party, never assume because the party is at someone’s home that they can accommodate additional children.  Please keep in mind that the hostess has purchased themed…

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When Parents Bring Uninvited Siblings (Venues) Part 1:

Have you ever hosted a party where the parents brought their child’s siblings?  Many parents do not understand that many factors are involved when you a host a kids party.  Don’t assume that your child’s sibling is invited to the party too.  Siblings are considered non-invited guests unless their name is on the invitation or there was a special mention about siblings being…

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Children Parties: Should Parents Stay or Leave?

I’m sure we have all hosted a kids party where the parents stayed.  Have you ever wished that the parents would not stay at the party?  I often hear parents complain about parents staying or leaving at birthday parties.  I didn’t waste any time trying to talk about this hot topic.  The focus is on home parties but it also applies to kid venues. …

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