Birthday Party at the Kensington Fire House – Guest Post By Jodifur.com

Birthday parties for kids in the Washington DC area: I receive more email questions regarding birthday parties than any other topic. Which is why I believe this informative guest post by the engaging writer and beautiful local mom Jodi of Jodifur.com will be of supreme interest to you guys.  She says that having a child's birthday party at the Kensington Volunteer Fire Department is  fabulous.  However, there is no party planner or on-site coordinator.  That role is left up to Read more...

Kick It Old School & Stop the Birthday Insanity

Birthday Partying the Good Old-Fashioned Way...at home I'm a huge fan of the old school birthday party. You invite over some family or playmates, blow up a few balloons, set out some healthy snacks or order a gooey pizza, play a couple age-appropriate games and sing around a cake. Maybe you spring for a piñata, give out some modest goodie bags of lollipops and new pencils, or have the kids make a simple craft to take home. If you're inviting the kid attendees' parents to hang around too, Read more...