Category Archives: Birthday Parties

Kids’ summer birthday party ideas

Spring and summer are great times to have a child’s birthday party. With all that sunshine, keeping kids (and party mess) outdoors is a no-brainer. Outdoor parties offer a raft of new possibilities. We’ve put together a few summer sizzling kids’ party ideas to get …

How to throw an epic Star Wars party

You may wish that your child’s birthday party was in a galaxy far, far away, but it’s not that hard to throw a Star Wars party right in your own backyard. All you need is a Death Star, a few storm troopers, and of course, …

Alex’s mega brownies

Ten-year-old Alex from London shares this recipe for easy, really rich brownies. Ingredients 100g unsalted butter, softened 175g caster sugar 2 large eggs, beaten 75g plain flour 50g cocoa powder 1 tsp baking powder 3 tbsp milk 4 tbsp mixed white and milk chocolate chips …

Birthday Parties – Keeping up with the Jones’

There always seems to be a bit of competition in parenting; from which after-school activities your kids go to and where you buy their clothes from, to sporting prowess and academic achievement. But arguably the biggest competition of all is birthday parties. Once upon a …