Holidays & party : Society & Culture & Entertainment
Valentine's Day falls on a Tuesday this fine 2012, quite possibly one of the least romantic days of the week. Tuesdays smack of the stress of the work week and the usual "school night" routine. So how do you make Valentine's Day special, even though it lies on a school night? If
Grandparents love to spoil their grandchildren, and Jewish grandparents are no exception. This has led to the stereotype of the Jewish grandmother indulging her grandchildren to the point of ignoring, if not outright flouting, their parents' wishes. When it's time to turn the tables, it can be hard
Christmas programs should be easy for children to learn.christmas tree image by pearlguy from Fotolia.comChristmas programs for pre-k through kindergarten need to be easy enough for this age group to learn without overwhelming them. This is still an age where you want to concentrate first...
For the party planners interested in something beyond the common backyard birthday party for a child's next big event, consider something that sparks children's interest all year round. Bring an entertainer to the home to occupy party guests or arrange for a party at a child-friendly venue with age-
A race car party is a rousing event for race fans young and old. With decorations, favors and invitations that accentuate the party's theme, attendees will be revving their engines at the starting line for a roaring good time. Invitations set the tone for the party before it begins and notify guests
You can give the ump in your life a gift that reflects his love of the game.baseball in glove image by leafy from Fotolia.comAlong with a good eye for fouls and technicalities, baseball umpires often have a strong love of the game for which they officiate. By buying your favorite baseball...
If you're searching for a new theme for your next gathering, consider hosting an Iron Chef party. Most people enjoy watching two contenders create scrumptious foods right in front of their eyes. You don't even have to boil water. Just make sure the competing chefs know in advance that they must cook
This Christmas many parents are looking for ways to keep their kids happy with toys and special activities. The big challenge this Christmas will be to do it all on a budget. Whether it is living on a reduced income or increasing financial obligations, offering the Christmas of Old might seem like a
Despite the state of the economy, the wedding business will always prosper. Now, more than ever, couples want to ensure their day goes off without a hitch by employing the services of wedding planners and coordinators.Brides and grooms are willing to pay for the added peace of mind that
As the Christmas season approaches each year, I begin hearing clients tell tales of past disappointing holidays, resulting resentments and their fears about the upcoming family gathering. Most of the themes involve poor relationships, differing values or inappropriate behaviours.
A grandparent gift shows your love and affection for them.having a cuddle image by Peter Baxter from Fotolia.comBuying the perfect gift for your grandparents allows you to show how much you love and appreciate them in your life. Most grandparents don't require or even want extravagant...
Giving a gift is a special event, and it is wonderful to show your loved one that you spent extra time and energy making her gift beautifully wrapped. Much of gift giving is in the presentation of the gift. Wrapping a gift in a special gift box may seem expensive and unaffordable to many people, bu
If you are wondering what on Earth do you buy your dad for Father's Day.This might just be the perfect read for you. It includes excellent gift ideas to suit all budgets (even no budget at all).So forget the socks and ties this Father's Day and instead, treat your dad to something really s
It has been more than 60 years since Thomas the Tank Engine showed up for his very first adventure. Over the course of a half-century, Thomas the Tank has been thrilling children and getting them excited about the railroad. Thomas the Tank cakes are extremely popular and easy to do. Provided, of cou
Darth Vader, also known as the Dark Lord of the Sith was once the best Jedi Knight out there known as Anakin Skywalker before turning into the Dark Side. Considered as the second greatest movie character of all time; he is the supreme bad ass, toughest S.O.B. in the galaxy.
Santa Claus and the rest of his gang is more than welcome to join in Christmas celebrations. Thus, some parties and events have Christmas themes to make the event more memorable for everyone. The costumes can be easily bought from theme stores across the different continents and on theInternet.