Counting Candles on Daily Parent


13 Jan 2015

Even experts are buying into the notion that to be a great party, it’s got to be elaborate and therefore pricey.

“I just threw a superhero/princess party for my twins and definitely spent more than necessary because I wanted my kids to feel extra special,” says Helen Holden, mom of 5-year-old twins and a founder of the birthday party planning site

The Birthday One-Up: When Is It Enough? - Daily Parent





As a working mom of twins, I look out for activities that are easy, quick and budget friendly with a creative flare. Likes to eat the frosting first!