Table of Contents:
Introduction, Making the Day Special, Date Time and Place, Entertainment, Party Food, Party Staples: Tableware Favors Invitations, Preparing the Place, Preparing the Important People, At the Party, Party Scenarios, Party-Planning Checklist
Written by a birthday party performer, this book has great tips for in-home or out birthday parties. Ideas for kids from one to seven. Suggests that seven to 11 year olds may or may not want a party.
Good advice about making the party kid feel important . Important tips for finding an outside location to have a party. Crafts and games are listed. Even a heads-up for things to avoid. He recommends to always have a 'main entertainment' planned (usually involving a paid performer). I disagree that this is a necessity but everything else has been spot on and helped me to throw parties that other parents would compliment.