Looking for that perfect birthday party idea? Check out all our ideas and advice to help you get the right theme plus all the know-how you'll need to pull it together.
Not having your party at home? Check out our guide to fantastic birthday outings.
Wish the birthday bash (and mess) wasn't at your house this year? Parents looked into the activities, cost, and personalized options at more than 50 national chains that host kids birthday parties and found that these venues take the cake.
Attention, merry makers: Get creative with these handmade gift ideas that are fun (and inexpensive!) for kids to craft and give.
Throw a bash to be remembered with these clever cost-cutting ideas. Happy birthday, indeed.
From games to goody bags, your guide to the best party ever.
Whether you are throwing a garden-themed birthday party or just want to add some floral decor, these daisy balloons will brighten up the room.
Learn the dos and don'ts of throwing your child a birthday bash.
It doesn't take much to turn your home into a party space. Pick a few of these simple ideas to add a festive flair.
Unicorn food, decor, and outfits made this first birthday party a fantastic sparkly bash.
Experts say to invite the same number of kids as the child's age, but trust your judgment about how many little guests your kid can happily handle.
Baby's first birthday is as much an anniversary of being a parent as it is a celebration of the debut year. Add a few personal touches to the party to make it special.
Directions for making a super-cute, no-sew cape for your child.
Add a special touch to a homemade or store-bought birthday cake. These quick cake toppers are easy to make and sure to be a hit.
These homemade birthday decor, craft, and food ideas can all be customized for your child. The best part? They all start with affordable and basic supplies.
Who says your child's event can't be happy and helpful? Consider one of these organizations to make the big day even bigger.
Can't birthday parties be fun for both kids and grownups? We think so. Follow our easy guide to turning your child's next birthday bash into a blast for everyone.
It's easy to get carried away by the grand occasion of your child's first birthday, but don't forget to focus on your baby and her needs, too. Try this to help her enjoy the big day.
A party and cake are great. But there are many other ways to infuse a little magic into your child's birthday. Try celebrating with a few of these timeless, low-cost traditions
Check out some fabulous, creative ideas on saving time, money, and your sanity while planning your kid's next birthday party.
Countdown to the big celebration.
Our 10 clever tips, creative ideas, and practical advice will guarantee that your child's celebration is a blast!
Add a fun element to any party with this colorful roulette wheel.
For your next birthday bash, bring the circus to town -- complete with acrobatic stunts, midway treats, and lots of clowning around. Idea from FamilyFun magazine.
Make your child's birthday special with these simple homemade costumes.
Parents' lifestyle editor Taryn Mohrman shows how to make a homemade pinata for your child's birthday.
A Disney superfan mom crafted a princess dress and baked an apple cake for her daughter's precious first birthday photo shoot.