Share cute ideas, fun tips, and other advice on how to plan fun-filled kids' birthday parties, as well as celebrations for their sports teams, school classes, or community organizations.
Exchange strategies (and support!) with other parents on ways to create less-stress teen celebrations, including tips on choosing the right party venues and dresses, entertainment and activities.
Other family events
Exchange ideas on great ways to celebrate milestone birthdays or anniversaries, new baby welcoming parties, job promotions, retirements, and other special occasions. Also get advice on handling touchy situations and tricky invitation wording.
Let people know your special holiday time-savers, decorating tips, traditions, and all the ways in which you make holidays special for your friends and loved ones.
Party food and drink
Swap ideas for great party menus. Share recipes for easy and delicious appetizers, main dishes, sides, desserts, and beverages. Find or offer presentation tips that will make holiday and party foods as beautiful and inviting as they are scrumptious.
Flowers and party décor
Share your creativity! Get or contribute clever ideas on creating easy and gorgeous table settings, floral centerpieces, and other decorations that put everyone in a festive mood.
How do you prefer to entertain? Plan ahead or spur-of-the moment? Sit-down dinners or buffets? Potlucks? What are your favorite time savers? Share details and get ideas here.
Perhaps you're a bridesmaid, or mother-of-the bride, or a good friend of the bride or groom. Here's where to exchange ideas for showers and bachelorette parties, or any other wedding-related festivities.
Fresh ideas are always welcome, whether you're planning a bake sale or a black-tie benefit gala. What fresh ideas would help your group's efforts? What ideas have worked well for your organization?
Are business parties at your company only for big-ticket customers and clients? Or do you have get-togethers for employees and their family members? How do you handle gift exchanges at holiday parties? Exchange ideas here.