This weekend I threw my third birthday party at my home for my daughter. I have refined my approach throughout the years and learned a lot from this years party I can apply to future parties. I need to fully disclose that some of my advice is based on lessons of things I have not done but know I need to do.
The ideal time to start planning a green children’s birthday party is 2 to 3 months before the date you want to throw the party. This gives you the most flexibility to do the most you can to be green.
Theme: I have always talked to my daughter for a long time about what kinds of party she wants. I prefer to throw parties at home and so far she has enjoyed that. I feel like parties at home are more fun but it also allows me to reduce the waste created. I guarantee you can find a green tie in to any theme. [Read more...]