hosting theme parties
are all the rage, but they can also wreak havoc on your pocketbook.
Yes, a Mexican themed party sound like a great idea, but if
you don't have anything in your house that goes the scene,
you could be spending a lot of money to make that theme a
Instead, look at
what you already own. If you do have a couple Mexican blankets
and some funky sombreros picked up on your last trip to Mexico,
then the Mexican or salsa themed party could be done on a
Likewise, if your
daughter already owns a collection of Groovy Girls, they can
be easily used as decorations, and then you just need to buy
brightly colored paper plates and napkins to coordinate, and
have your daughter cut out daisies from construction paper
to decorate the table.
you start thinking about what you already have in your house,
you can come up with some wild and wonderful themes for your
parties. And you can do this without spending an arm and leg
to create the ambience.