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Bam, Boom, Pow: 14 Superhero Birthday Party Ideas to Wow Guests

Superhero birthday party: little girl in a superhero costume

Who doesn’t love a superhero party? It’s a fun way to celebrate a special moment for anyone who’s a huge fan of all things superheroes, villains, and exciting adventures. It’s also perfect for honoring your personal superheroes, be it a new mom, healthcare worker, or close friend.

To create your own superhero birthday party, we’ve gathered some of our top ideas, plus incredible invitations that’ll help you share the excitement with your guests. 
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How to Plan and Host the Ultimate Murder Mystery Dinner Party

Two women at a masquerade murder mystery dinner party

It might sound a little morbid, but we love the idea of throwing a murder mystery dinner party. And chances are, you do too! It’s a wickedly creative twist on a birthday party and an immersive way of getting into the Halloween spirit. Or you could simply use it as an excuse to gather friends and family for an evening of intrigue and games. 

Whether it’s your first time or you fancy yourself a bit of a party planning expert, here’s how to host a murder mystery party that your guests will remember for a long time to come. We’ve brought together theme ideas, food inspiration, planning tips, and more. 
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Dinosaur Birthday Invitations: 11 Rawrsome Design and Wording Ideas

Dinosaur birthday invitations

If you have a young child or teen, you know that choosing a birthday theme can be a big deal. Not only does a theme make a birthday party feel unique and special, but it also makes it easier to decide on birthday decor, party favors, and even costumes. If your child has their heart set on a dino-themed birthday, you’ll need stunning invitations to match.

That’s why we created this guide to dinosaur birthday invitations. You’ll discover fun phrases you can use to take your invites to the next level. Plus, you’ll find 11 dinosaur birthday invitations that are sure to be dino-mite! 
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How to Create the Perfect Photo Invitations for Any Occasion

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There’s nothing sweeter for your guests to receive than a digital invite that features the face of someone they love. Photo invitations are a hugely personal and heartwarming way to spread the word about an upcoming event, be it a birthday party, engagement party, or another special gathering. 

This guide shows you how to create memorable photo invitations — from getting the basics right to making them match your party perfectly. 

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Potluck Invitations and Party Ideas You Don’t Want to Miss

potluck invitation: Grill & Swill invitation surrounded by food

Casual, convivial, and delicious are all apt words to describe a potluck party. These fun and homey get-togethers are the perfect way to gather with friends, family members, or coworkers to get to know each other better over delicious home-cooked food. If you’re throwing a potluck anytime soon, you’ll love these potluck party ideas that include everything from decor and activities to food and potluck invitation designs. 
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Tropical Party Ideas: Our Favorites for a Fun Family Event

tropical party dining inspiration

It’s hard not to have a smile on your face when thinking about being on a tropical island without a care in the world. Making it to a beautiful island isn’t always possible, but you can certainly throw an amazing tropical party to create unforgettable memories with family and friends. 

If you’re planning a tropical birthday party, bridal shower, family get-together, or another celebration, we’ve got you covered. Here are some of our favorite tropical-themed party ideas to inspire your event. 
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8 Bowling Party Invitations to Let the Good Times Roll

bowling party invitations: Ready, Set, Bowl!

We have a theory about why bowling isn’t an Olympic sport: It’s impossible to decide whether it should go in the summer or winter games. Bowling is a game for all seasons. Rain or shine, the weather is always fine inside a bowling alley

Unlike a summertime pool party, your bowling party won’t have to be canceled because of bad weather. And for a wintertime baby shower, you can keep the mama-to-be warm and cozy inside the bowling alley.

While bowling is a classic activity for adults’ and kids’ birthdays, this versatile event can suit any celebration — with the right invite. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite bowling party invitations for a variety of events. Pick your favorite and customize the text to match your party and personality. 

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Electronic Birthday Cards: Why They’re Great + 9 Designs You’ll Adore

electronic birthday cards: person looking at a birthday invite on their phone

There’s something special about taking a few moments to wish a loved one a happy birthday. It’s a way to show you value their presence in your life and share thoughtful words that reflect your bond — whether you love to be silly and humorous or prefer a more reverent tone.

Choosing a birthday card can be fun — and sometimes intimidating! — with so many options on the market. Here, we’ll go over the benefits of electronic birthday cards and explain why they’re often a better option than traditional paper cards. Plus, we’ll show you where you can find the perfect birthday e-card for that someone special.
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13 College Party Themes for the Perfect Event

college party themes: Group of friends getting their photo taken

College is undoubtedly a time for learning, but it’s also a time for having fun, expressing yourself, and getting to know people who might become lifelong friends. One of the best ways to connect with others is by hosting college parties and meetups. To help you out, we’re sharing some of our favorite college party themes. Once you pick a theme, order in some tasty food and press play on your favorite track for a crowd-pleasing celebration.
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How to Craft the Perfect Thank You Card for Teacher Appreciation

Thank You Card for Teacher with different examples of how to say Thank You

It’s time to start thinking about sending a thank you card for teacher appreciation. They do so much for your child throughout the year, and now’s the ideal moment to express just how important they are.

To help you write the perfect thank you card for teachers, we’ve brought together our best tips and wording ideas — plus some thoughtful teacher gift ideas too. 
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