Let them join in the fun
Food activities are a great way to keep the kids entertained. Decorate cupcakes with lollies and colourful icing, make fruit spears and create homemade pizzas with yummy toppings.
Think about dietary requirements
Be prepared with snacks for children who might be lactose or gluten intolerant.
Make it healthy and natural
Who said healthy was boring. Set up a fruit juice or smoothie bar where children can choose their topping and blend it into a frappe, just like being at a restaurant.
Put together goodie bags
Instead of filling up your goodie bags with sweets, why not let the children create something they can take home. Set up an arts and crafts table with plaster painting, jewellery making etc.
Have a theme
Themes help with the planning process so pick one and match your food, decorations, activities and birthday cake to it.
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