children playing at a party in a house

Kids Party Tip: A Party at Home

children playing at a party in a house

Having a kid’s party at home can be a great cost-effective idea. Children are often more comfortable in their own home, or in the home of someone they know.But, what it saves in money and child’s comfort, it can cost in a parent’s sanity. If you’re thinking about having your child’s birthday party in the house, we’ve got some tips for making sure you don’t lose control of your sanity, or the kids. Read more…

Photo credit: Caribe Steel Drum Band

Hiring Entertainment for Your At-Home Party

Photo credit: Caribe Steel Drum Band

Today I was contacted by a friend whose mom was using GigMasters to find a band to perform at a surprise birthday party. Her mom’s question was: how do we know if we should have these people in our home? This is a great question and a legitimate concern when hiring a performer, or any vendor for that matter, to enter your home. Here’s what I told her… Read more…