Category Archives: Decorations

Countdown to A Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Party!

New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest parties of the year. It’s never too late to plan an amazing, rockin’ New Year’s party with your friends and family! Use this handy countdown checklist to properly plan for your New Year’s celebration.   BUDGET o Determine a budget for your New Year’s Eve party. o  Continue Reading »

Top 10 Tips for a Rockin’ Fourth of July Celebration

The Fourth of July is always full of fun and excitement, for kids, grandparents, and everyone in between. This year, make your Independence Day celebration extra special with 10 great tips to cover the entire day, from decorations to food to games.   Set up a red, white, and blue beverage station with Watermelon Mint  Continue Reading »

Hot Ideas for A Luau-Themed Summer Party

Luau-themed parties are HOT for summer. Whether you have a small team-building activity, department outing, or a larger-scale company picnic or resident activity, luau-themed parties are a popular choice. We have all kind of great ideas to help you create a fun-filled luau almost anywhere; indoors, the beach, or a large indoor space.      Continue Reading »

Cool Ideas for Your Birthday Party Cakes

Birthday parties are always a festive day. In a residence center, you may be celebrating birthdays a lot. Whether you celebrate birthdays for each person or by birth month, a birthday is always a fun excuse for a party. We understand that residents may have limitations when it comes to celebrating birthdays, especially when it  Continue Reading »

4 Springtime Ideas for Birthday Celebrations

Take advantage of spring’s natural magic (and the warmer weather) by taking all of your birthday celebrations outside. Use some of these fun ideas for birthday parties, or activities, while you enjoy the fresh air of springtime!   1. Garden Party An outdoor birthday party is wonderful opportunity for a classic garden party theme. Create  Continue Reading »

Always a Reason to Celebrate: 5 Fun Party Theme Ideas

Just because there is not a major holiday during the month doesn’t you can’t have a party. It just means you have to get a little creative about what and how to celebrate. To help make the decision easier, we’ve put together a list of 5 party themes that are trending right now. Choose your  Continue Reading »

National Nursing Home Week 2015: Bring on the Fiesta!

National Nursing Home Week is May 10-16th and the American Health Care Association has announced this year’s theme: Bring on the Fiesta! Resources have been posted and the planning can commence! And, with the official subtheme of “Speaking the language of ‘Familia, Vida and Amor’” (Family, Life and Love), there are multiple ways residents can  Continue Reading »

Fun St. Patrick’s Day Facts

  Thanks to some witty friends over at MentalFloss, we can shine some light on facts that might have slipped past history class. See for yourself what you thought you knew, and what stuff of legend still rings true…   Patrick, or “Patricius”, wasn’t his name until he became a priest. It was actually Maewyn.  Continue Reading »

National Activity Professionals Week, January 18th-24th, 2015

  Theme for 2015: “One of the Team—One in a Million”            It’s hard to imagine sometimes the stress that can come with planning a party. The more people, the more factors. This is the position Activity Professionals are in year round.   Enlist some help this week! Here are some  Continue Reading »

Paper! Paper! Paper!

  The holidays are coming sooner than we realize – and that means that bringing out the decorations and planning for plenty of festive, fun community events and gatherings.  It can be stressful – and small items and details add up quickly. It’s a common picture to feel and see a scramble in the midst  Continue Reading »

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