NYE Party Tips from Happily Ever Laughter
Most nights, the stroke of midnight turns your brood into a pumpkin patch.
New Year's Eve is not most nights.
Ensure their nice spell lasts a few extra hours with these family-friendly celebration tips from Fae Diddle Diddle, proprietress of fairy princess troupe Happily Ever Laughter.
Take the lip-lock out of the ball drop.
Institute new ceremonies to make it more about magic. Put candles on cupcakes, walk outside, or blow out a flame at midnight.
Play games that are fun for kids from 0 to 92.
Ask guests to bring leftover cardboard gift boxes to build an epic fort, or have everyone snap photos of meaningful things from 2010: Partygoers can guess which image belongs to whom.
Bonus Project: Have the kids make their own noisemakers.Read More »from Making It to Midnight