Recently, one of my girl friends decided that for her birthday she definitely wanted to celebrate, but she didn’t want anything too elaborate- to be quite honest, she really preferred not to go out at all. My first thought was, how are we going to celebrate without going out or throwing a dinner party? But…

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Prom night and graduation parties seem to bring out the best in kids, right?  Well, although that may not be exactly accurate I do think that we should arm our teens with everything we can so that they have fond and fun memories of their special events.  Here are few tips for Prom Dates everywhere…

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Staycations are become more and more popular. The idea of staying home and skipping the testy travel does have a certain appeal, not to mention the money saved! The trick to a successful staycation is to make a plan and keep the activities fun! Give each day a different theme and tell you children about…

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Courtney Tartt Elias just sent me a great question!  She is a mother of three boys and is getting ready to host her first teen party at her home.  It is a dinner and swimming party for a group of 14 year old girls and boys.  She is thoughtfully planning on stocking the girls bathroom…

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