Your child won’t stay little forever. Hence, it’s important to make every birthday memorable for them, especially while they’re still young.
Planning a birthday celebration for your little girl is a bit like planning any other celebration. But to make it more magical, here are some tips.
Have A Theme In Mind
Like weddings and other celebrations, you should also have a theme for your little girl’s birthday party; this will make an excellent opportunity for your child to share what they’re passionate about with their friends.
To choose a theme for your child’s birthday party, think about what interests her the most. If she’s into magical stuff like fairies, then fairy birthday party decorations are a must. If your child has a favorite cartoon character, you can also base her birthday’s theme on it.
If it’s not a surprise party, though, you can just let your child pick the theme. Let her help you with shopping and decorating too, so she’ll feel the anticipation more.
Book In Advance
Hiring party vendors will make preparations easier. They have the right equipment for setting up any space for your little girl’s birthday. Hence, they’re worth considering.
If you’re planning to hire party vendors, though, note that it would be ideal to book them in advance. This way, you can plan your child’s party better.
The earlier you make reservations, the more organized it will be. This way, in case something unforeseen happens, you still have more time for a plan B.
Birthday parties will be more memorable and fun if you plan activities that your child and her friends can do together. So, list down some activities that you think your child and their friends will enjoy. But, don’t forget to factor in the number of your child’s guests too so everybody can participate and have fun.
Suppose you’re expecting a considerable number of guests, like at least 10 kids, organizing team games would be more ideal. But, if you’re only expecting a small number of guests, fun party games like a treasure hunt, pinata, obstacle course, or a sleepover would be fun too.
Decide What To Serve
What you serve for your child’s birthday party is important too. Unlike adults, kids can be a bit pickier when it comes to food. Thus, make sure to carefully choose the meals you’re going to serve. It must be appealing and delicious yet healthy too.
If you plan to prepare the meals you’ll serve at your child’s birthday, one of the tricks you can do is to cut sandwiches into cute shapes using a cookie cutter. You can also serve snacks in creative containers or colorful paper plates. For a magical birthday theme, you can also make your child’s cake more colorful.
If you choose to hire a party catering, most of them offer dishes catered to children’s taste. So, you won’t need to worry much about it.
Aside from activities, you can also make your child’s birthday party all the more fun by hiring entertainers. This will keep them busy aside from the activities you planned.
To entertain everyone, you can hire a clown, a magician, or someone who’ll play a fairy to make your kid’s birthday even more fun. They will also keep the kids busy as you organize other stuff during your child’s birthday. However, note that the entertainers you will choose would depend on your child’s birthday theme.
Party favors serve as an appreciative statement to your guests for coming and celebrating the day with the celebrants. They’re also used for enhancing the fun and excitement and can be handed out as memorabilia too. Hence, when planning for your child’s birthday, don’t forget to choose favors too.
Usually, trinkets and candies are inexpensive and popular favors that you can hand out to your child’s guests. Everyone will love them. But, you can also match the goodies with your child’s party theme.
If the theme is all about fairies, for instance, you can give out fairy wands, headbands, or fairy wings. If it’s a tea party, you can hand out teacups. If it’s based on their favorite cartoon character, you can give action figures or stuffed toys.
Don’t forget the packaging of your favors too. While you can easily buy colorful plastics to use for your favors, kids will, of course, love fun packaging too that’s related to the theme.
Your child’s birthday is important as it’s one of the good memories they will store in their heart forever. So, make sure to make it memorable and fun.