Quoting Asher's mommy [Expecting :" It usually ends up being 150-200 not including gifts. No matter how hard I try to stay under budget. ... [snip!] ... hotel with an indoor water park instead, and let him bring a friend. I honestly feel like it is a waste to do huge parties! "
Quoting Mrs.O!:" about $100...LO's third birthday is coming up too and we're just taking him to Chuck E Cheese and then ... [snip!] ... and then coming home for a bbq because he's 3...he doesn't care about any of it other than the presents, games and cake...."
Quoting Regina George ♡:" Not including presents? "
Quoting LolaMcKitten:" I think expensive parties are a huge waste, we have cake and invite some friends, same as we did when ... [snip!] ... same as we did when I was growing up, I certainly don't feel damaged from having cake and ice cream with my friends lol."
Quoting Regina George ♡:" Seriously I always end up spending too much. I'll probably end up going over $100 a little my mom's helping me by ordering the food, so that's a good $200 saved right there lol"
Quoting Regina George ♡:" To be honest, I enjoyed just the ice cream cake and balloons as a kid too, nothing fancy. BUT I love decorating for him, and it makes cute pictures to look back on "
Quoting Regina George ♡:" Now I don't feel so bad telling DH I went a little over the budget lol"
Quoting Mommy2Kay:" I missed your wedding pictures post, it looks beautiful in your avi!"
Quoting LolaMcKitten:" Oh, we always do balloons and streamers and hats, but I usually just get basic colors from one of the ... [snip!] ... dislike supermarket cake and I am pretty good with home-made, then some kool aid and a pizza . Like 50.00 on the actual party? "I'm unfortunate in the baking area, I'm the opposite of domestic So I always end up buying the cakes/food, which gets pretty expensive