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Every Cowgirl Needs a Horse: Birthday Party Ideas 4 Kids - dsm4kids.com

Doesn’t every kid hope to have a pony at their birthday party? With the following party ideas, your birthday boy or girl can saddle up on their special day.  My daughter loves horses, so when she turned five she asked to have a “pony” party.  She also wanted it to be pink and purple, her favorite colors at the time.  Following are all the fun details that we came up with. Continue Reading…

10 Places to find Birthday FREEbies 4 Kids in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

When you’re a kid, your birthday is the best!  And, if your kids are like mine, they start their birthday count down the day after their birthday for the next year. As if a kid’s birthday wasn’t reason enough to get totally giddy, along come family-friendly businesses to make it even better. Some of our favorite retailers and restaurants celebrate their smallest patrons by giving them a FREE gift on their birthday. Here’s where your kids can score some sweet treats and other perks on their big day.  Continue Reading…

Birthday Gift Ideas 4 Kids - dsm4kids.com

Birthday Gift Ideas 4 Kids

It seems like when kids hit a certain age, say five, they start making their rounds on the birthday party circuit.  Once this happens, gift-giving can feel like a never ending chore.  When I’m in my “organized mode”, I keep a few gifts hidden away.  We can grab, wrap, and go.

Once that stash is depleted (and I’ve forgotten that it is), we have to make an emergency pit stop at Target on the way to the party.  I’m not the only one that’s done this, right?  To help us all out, I thought I would assemble a list of birthday gift ideas, so the next time we need a gift or are wandering the halls of a big box store, we’ll be ready.  Continue Reading…