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FAQ - The Putty Edition

Birthday FAQ Play

FAQ - The Putty Edition

Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty has only been available at Kids Trading Company for about half a year, but in that time we have realized just how great and popular of a toy it is! We also get lots of questions from parents who aren't familiar with it yet. So we gathered up a few of the most common ones and answered them below! Q: It looks cool, but what am do you do with it?A: Play with it! Squeezing and shaping the putty is totally relaxing and stress relieving. It gives your hands something to do while your mind gets...

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Winter Birthday Party Ideas

Birthday Party Ideas Winter

Winter Birthday Party Ideas

Just because your birthday happens to fall on the colder half of the year, it doesn't mean that you still can't have a bunch of fun! Here are some ideas for winter themed birthday parties, that you can adapt to inside or outside parties depending on weather. Snowman Party Activity Of course the main event at a Snowman Party is making snowmen! If the weather cooperates, making real snowmen outside is of course best. If your yard doesn’t have enough snow, a park might work better. Provide each guest with a snowman “kit” (bag of rocks or buttons, carrot, hat...

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Fall Birthday Party Ideas

Birthday Fall Party Ideas

Fall Birthday Party Ideas

Today is the first day of fall, and although it's a beautiful season, many dread the season coming after so much that they don't stop and enjoy all the beauty of the fall season. But we want to bring back the fun of fall, with these three great ideas for anyone with a birthday during this season! County Fair Party Activity The County Fair brings to mind fun games which are great for a birthday party! Ring toss, bean bag toss, bobbing for apples or throwing balls at tin cans are a few fun ideas. You can even set up...

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Summer Birthday Party Ideas

Birthday Party Ideas Summer

Summer Birthday Party Ideas

Summer is officially here! If your child has a birthday during the summer season, you are pretty lucky considering all the outdoor alternatives for parties. Spray pads and parks are all fantastic places to keep parties outside, active and fun. But if you are looking for some more ideas for your child's summer party, we have come up with three great themes: Gnome Party Activity Let the kids paint their own plaster gnome and write the name on the bottom. Let the gnomes dry while the kids eat cake, and then hide them around the yard and have a scavenger...

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Spring Birthday Party Ideas

Birthday Party Ideas

Spring Birthday Party Ideas

Does your child have a spring birthday? Every new season, we will share some great birthday party ideas you can use if your child has a birthday that season. We will include snack-ideas, activities and party favour ideas! Since March is officially the beginning of spring, we are starting there. Read on for three ideas for a spring birthday party:   Watercolour Party Picture from thehandmadehome.net Activity Set a canvas, paints and brush around a table for each child, pastels make for beautiful spring pictures, and let the kids get creative. Decorations Decorate with buntings made with water-coloured paper triangles,...

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