Counting Candles on Main Street


27 Jan 2015

``Of course your backyard is free, so the savings would be huge,`` says Helen Holden, founder of, a birthday party planning site. ``If your house is not an option, try a friend's house. You can also reserve picnic tables or space at your local park, usually either free with a reservation or a small fee.``

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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!