You need to think about the details when planning a birthday party. A good friend of mine always made sure that each child had a thoughtful gift bag to take home after the party.
These small ideas can make birthday plannings easy and economical. This is also a way to thank the other guests for their gifts. You may feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of themes available for your child's party.
However, this does not mean that you will be able to fill a goodie bag. Make sure you understand the guest list and choose gifts for both girls and boys. Even though you might find the same items in both genders, it is a good idea to have items for each.
You can add jewelry to the girls' lives, such as necklaces and rings for them and maybe some toys cars for the boys. Although these items may seem cliché, you can be confident in sticking with the tried and true.
Although it is nice to include sweets, be careful not to overdo it. Parents are often not happy to receive goodie bags stuffed with candy. It would be okay to have a few pieces. You can find bag items at your local Target, Wal-Mart, or dollar stores.
Target, for instance, usually has large displays of dollar items when you walk into the store. There are many items available, including notepads, pencils, and sunglasses.
Although you can shop online for many party supplies, prices vary among vendors. It is up to the parents to decide whether to give their goodie bags at either the beginning, middle, or end of your child’s birthday party. We have found that goodie bags can be distracting if they are given too early.