Today, October 3rd, is the birthday of one of the world's best known and most loved veterinarians, James Herriot. Animals have also held a fascination with many people, especially children, which is why animal themed parties have remained one of the most popular choices over the years. Here are a few ideas.
So you're starting to think about your child's birthday party, and in particular one of the main issues which requires a great deal of thought and planning - the party food. It can be a bit of an issue for many parents, and you'll get different suggestions from people depending on who you talk to. Here are three different opinions to consider when it comes to planning children's party food.
Before you stick a couple of birthday banners up on the walls for your child's birthday party, why not be a little more creative instead? Here are a few ways in which you can use traditional birthday banners rather than just sticking them on the wall, and occasionally sticking them on the wall at a rakish angle for variety!
It was very sad at the weekend to hear about the death of Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon. Like many of you I grew up familiar with his name, and all that it stood for in terms of exploration, discovery and the magnificence of space and all its potential.
Yesterday I wrote about a great idea for creating colourful and quirky lights for children's parties which combined the magical flickering of candles without the flame. Today I thought I'd remind you to eat more jam. Stay with me on this, there's a point, honest.