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5 Gifts To Give At An Engagement Party

Getting engaged is such an exciting time and one that your friends and family want to celebrate alongside you. If you get an invite to an engagement party, but there isn’t a wedding registry set up yet, what should you bring as a gift for the soon-to-be-newlyweds? Here’s a list of five...

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5 Tips for Planning a Baby Gender Reveal Party

Baby, Baby, Baby…Oh Boy (or Girl)… where to begin?! Planning a party can be overwhelming, where do you start? One of the newest trends in party planning is baby gender reveals. Everyone is bursting with excitement… boy or girl, what will baby be? It’s a time for families and...

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7 Fun Adult Party Favor Ideas

You told your brother you’d throw him a birthday party now what? You’ve picked the food and decor, but you’re stumped on party favors. Or, maybe you’re throwing your daughter a party for her eighth birthday and you want to send a little something home with the parents,...

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5 Creative Ways to Reveal Your Baby’s Gender

Pregnancy announcements are always so fun – they consistently stay one of the top trending videos on TikTok. Right up there on the list with pregnancy announcements are gender reveals! Whether you’re having a big party, a private home reveal with your family, or an online-only announcement,...

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3 Tips to Creating A Bridal Shower Atmosphere

Pop the bubbly she’s getting a hubby! Bridal showers are a sweet time to share, cherish, and make memories with the soon-to-be bride! In all the excitement, you offered to throw a bridal shower, and now your second-guessing your creativity and ability to pull this off. Planning any kind of event can...

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5 Baby Shower Games for Couples

Baby showers with both parents are becoming even more popular than showers with just the expectant mother and her friends and family. This trend is awesome and really allows both partners to feel celebrated and a part of the event. Whether the expected arrival is traditional, or via adoption or surrogacy,...

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4 Tips to Kick Off Football Season

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There’s nothing quite like the feeling you get when football season approaches. Not only does it mean temperatures will start to drop, but it will mean Friday night lights, team apparel, camaraderie, lots of yelling at the TV, and delicious snack trays. Football...

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3 Easy Bridal Shower Party Favors That Anyone Can Do!

Bridal showers are so much fun: the anticipation of the upcoming event, the laughs, the gifts, the food! (Who doesn’t love party food? That’s the best part!) One detail of planning a shower that often gets overlooked until the last minute is the favors. It’s always a good idea to send...

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7 40th Birthday Party Themes

Lordy, lordy, someone’s forty! The BIG four-oh! What a time to celebrate! If you’re throwing a 40th birthday party and are looking for a great theme, you’ve landed in the right place. The options for throwing a great 40th birthday party are endless. The key is making it special and...

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3 Simple Menu Ideas for a Baby Shower

Baby showers are a big part of an exciting and anticipatory event that everyone looks forward to, whether you’re hosting it for a friend or family member. Baby showers can be something your guests will dread or something they look forward to – it’s all in how you plan it. Of course, you...

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