DIY Aromatherapy Play Dough

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Making play dough is a great party activity, and one that the kids can all take home as favors! You can choose any scent that you want, and match it with corresponding colors. I chose lavender essential oil for its relaxing effect, peppermint for its stimulating effect and orange for its uplifting effect. Please note… 

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A Music-Themed First Birthday Party

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With all the family that came to celebrate baby Gloria’s first birthday, it was sure to be a smash hit. Add to that the creative efforts of Gloria’s mom, Janine, and you have the makings of a solid gold party! I love a good birthday party, and I don’t mind saying that I do really… 

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Party Appetizers: Puff Pastry Lollipops

Party Appetizer: Puff Pastry Pinwheels | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

These puff pastry pinwheels are easy to make, taste like a buttery slice of heaven, and are just whimsical enough to convince anyone to eat their spinach. I love serving these before dinner whenever I entertain. When they come out of the oven, they smell divine and have my dinner guests drooling. When I make… 

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Sabbath-Themed Birthday Party Favors

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A Shabbos (Sabbath) birthday theme is unique and oh-so-perfect for my almost 9 year old special needs son. He absolutely loves Shabbos, eating challah bread and taking a sip of grape juice in his Kiddush cup. So in honor of his birthday, we will be giving out these adorable Shabbos-themed birthday favors made of delicious… 

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Personalized Birthday Garlands

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When I was about to turn four, my mom asked me what kind of birthday party I wanted, and I told her, “a rainbow birthday!” Dutifully and creatively, my mom crafted a painted rainbow made of cardboard, linen and flour glue. To my four-year-old sensitivities, it was just glorious — the rainbow was a big… 

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3 DIY Mermaid Party Favor Ideas

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Hosting a mermaid-themed birthday party or baby shower for the little one? We have three fun favor ideas that are super simple to put together, and will impress both your child and adult guests. And be sure to check out our Mermaid and Under the Sea party-themed Pinterest boards for more aquatic party inspiration: 1…. 

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