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Teddy Bear Race Cars

April 4, 2015 Filed under Children's parties, Recipes

We’ve all had tiny teddy biscuits, or animal biscuits for birthday parties. (My children only had these for special occasions). What a great idea to put them together with mini chocolate bars and smarties to make these cuties for a party. So simple. So effective.  Let the children help. They’ll have so much fun.

tiny teddies carsTeddy Bear Race Cars

1 packet of mini Mars Bars or Milky Way chocolate bars
1 family packet of smarties
1 box of Tiny Teddy biscuits
1 quantity of icing sugar icing paste for glue ( mix half cup of icing sugar and a teaspoon of cocoa powder with a few drops of hot water)
Glue each of the 4 wheels (smarties) on to the sides of the milky way bars. Press into each centre a tiny teddy biscuit. Glue on a smartie steering wheel for each one.

Thanks to Julie Taylor on Facebook.

Baby’s 1st birthday party

February 21, 2012 Filed under Children's parties

Your baby’s first birthday is coming up fast. What’s a time-crunched parent to do? Not to worry: we’ll help you pull together a party that’s (almost) as wonderful as Baby herself! Read more

Your Child’s First Party Invitation

August 31, 2011 Filed under About Children

As you looked at your baby years ago, you may have had a hard time imagining this time coming. It may be hard to believe, but your little baby has suddenly blossomed into a preschooler! As if you didn’t have constant reminders of that on a daily basis, they have now reached a rather large milestone – they have been invited to their very first birthday party!

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Toddler Party Ideas – goody bag fillers

August 27, 2011 Filed under About Children

Toddler Party Ideas: Great Party Favors and Game Prizes for Children 18 months and Up

Children love to receive goody bags. They are happy with just about anything…the hardest part is to find items that are age appropriate. Be sure to always read the packaging on each item to determine what is safe.

For some ideas on Goody Bag Fillers, check out what Chris Molnar from Winnipeg, Canada suggests.  Chris is a writer, proud Dad of two preschool kids, and contributes theme party ideas to various websites. He is editor of

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