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Alternative Piñata Filler Ideas!

Lorraine Winter

  Made from cardboard and decorated with brightly coloured tissue paper, the piñata is knocked to release the cascade of sweet treats. But if you are looking for an alternative to sugary snacks, take a look at these ideas! The…

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Top 7 Stress-Free Birthday Party Hacks

Lorraine Winter

Birthday parties are about fun, celebrating and having a great time – and that includes the host! But for many of us, hosting the perfect party can lead to stress, stress and more stress. Follow these hacks for a fantastic…

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11 Fun Travel Pack Ideas for Kids

Lorraine Winter

Travel packs are great for keeping kids entertained on journeys. Creating your own is a cost-effective way of keeping your children happier but what could you include? How to Create a Fun Travel Pack Every parent knows that the one…

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7 Top Tips for The Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day party

Lorraine Winter

Sunday 17th March marks the day to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland in 2018. Celebrating all things Irish is key to any celebration on this day but what else can you do to make sure that St. Patrick’s Day…

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13 Hen Party Bag Filler Ideas

Lorraine Winter

Your hen is over. It’s time to stumble home and fall into bed. Why not leave your hens something to smile about in the haze of their hangover? #1 Hen party hangover survival kit Essential for the morning-after-the-night-before, this ‘survival…

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8 Tips for Hosting a Fun Wine Tasting Evening

Lorraine Winter

Wine tasting evenings are a fantastic way to spend time with friends and family, as well as celebrate a birthday or another kind of event. But how do you create a sophisticated wine tasting evening, without it ending in a…

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5 Ways to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

Lorraine Winter

There are many traditional customs around Chinese New Year. Living in the multi-cultural society that we do, hosting a get-together at Chinese New Year is a great way of spending time with all family and friends. But what customs can…

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How to Host a Children’s Baking Party

Lorraine Winter

Baking is a fantastic activity to do with children. From creating savoury treats to delicious sweets there are many different things you can make with your party guests. But, it can soon dissolve into a chaotic mess if you aren’t…

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How to Throw a Traditional Burns Night Party for Family and Friends

Lorraine Winter

Burns Night is an annual event, held on the 25th January each year as a means of celebrating the birth of the Scottish poet and lyricist, Robert Burns. Starting a few years after his death in 1796, it is now…

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6 Ideas for Memorable Party Favours for All Ages

Lorraine Winter

Party bags can present parents with many issues, especially those stuffed full of sweets and other high-sugar snacks. The time has come to rescue kids party bags and we have some great ideas for memorable party favours. How to Create…