At the end of the day, every website pretty much looks like every other website. They’re all attractive. They’ve all got blogs. They all kind of look the same. So even spending a lot of money on a website, let alone on traditional stand-alone marketing material like brochures, just doesn’t cut it. There’s nothing as powerful as a book to get people’s attention.
4) Guest List. You need to decide whom you are going to invite to the event. Get a list from the mother-to-be of all the people she wants to include at her shower. Typically baby showers are a “girls only” event, but some women may prefer to include men as well. Another aspect to decide is if you are going to ‘allow’ children. Of course, new babies will have to come, but some mum’s prefer to leave toddlers and the older children at home or with a sitter so it is best if there is an agreement all round on this.
10 P.M. (WNBC) Law & Order: Special VICTIMS Unit Assistant District Attorney Casey Novak (Diane Neal) returns after a three-year censure and gets to work on the case of a man accused of rape by a woman with an overbearing grandfather. Deputy District Attorney Jonah Dekker (Terrence Howard from “Law & Order: LA,” which begins on Monday) comes to New York to defend the suspect, who is his cousin.
A tradition at many 1st birthday parties is to let baby smash their cake. They get their own cake, whether it’s big or small depends on you and how much of a mess you want to clean up. Put the cake on their high chair tray and let them pick away at it with their bare hands is entertaining. The first taste of sugar and frosting may prove to be a great photo op for any guests. Removing any important clothes is recommended at this point!
First, don’t panic. That little girl is already tense and nervous about her party. She’s probably crying right now watching those balloons and streamers getting soaked. Dry her tears and tell you that this is just fine because now you can have your ‘super-dooper surprise party’ that you had saved to surprise her. Call the neighbor or grandma and tell them to take the birthday princess out for an ice cream cone. Meanwhile, you gather all hands on deck for an emergency party planning marathon. Here are 12 party games and activities the little party goers will love.
If you think it would be tacky to ask your guests to serve themselves (and it may be, depending on the occasion), and you do not have the resources to serve them, look for a catering company that offers full service. The company may even offer more service than you thought possible. Many companies go well beyond simply delivering and serving food. They are intensely involved in event planning and can provide everything from music to a venue. Of course, each company is going to differ somewhat in terms of what they offer.
The ability to network with wedding professionals is also important. You want to establish good working relationships with other businesses. This will help ensure that you get good deals. You also need to be comfortable with handling finances. As a planner, not only will you be handling someone else’s money, but you will running your own business as well. A successful wedding planner must also have some fashion knowledge. Brides will often ask your opinion on selecting bridesmaids’ gowns or colors for her wedding decorations.
Indulge & Bloom really is your party headquarters. Indulge & Bloom keeps ready stock of anything and everything you could possibly need to make your special event memorable and special. While that may sound flip, the truth is that there is no way for you not to treat yourself and your closest like they are what they are which is priority number one!