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  1. General Chat
    I have watched a couple of these shows now on TLC and every time my mouth falls open. Parties for kids who are graduating kindergarten. What will they do when these kids turn 18 or graduate college. What kind of adults will these kids turn out to be? Parties that cost more than $30,000. You...
  2. General Chat
    Do you ever host them? Go to them? Avoid them like the plague? I have a friend who does quite a few of these home parties...last time was for Tupperware and last night I went to one selling very expensive makeup/creams. I did buy one thing at the Tupperware party that was a planned purchase...
  3. General Chat
    We were invited to a 3 year old's birthday party on Sunday, and I'm bouncing back and forth between going and not. Obviously I feel obligated to bring a gift, but honestly I don't have the money for it. I really wish I had a gift stash right about now. He's turning three. I have a couple packs...
  4. General Chat
    Has anyone heard of this?? I was watching the news tonight and they were talking about it. If i could get someone who's done it that would tell their experience, boy, I'd sure like to hear it!! Aside from that, if i wanted to sell off my gold, how do i know if what i have is gold? What kind of...
  5. Support
    Has anyone ever been to one??? I am thinking of becoming a consultant. There is a big market for that in this area! Let me know what you think?
  6. Freebies
    When you shop Passion Parties by Gabby and spend $100, use coupon "bullet08" and recieve a free Bullet Massager. Please make sure you add the bullet to your shopping cart. Offer only valid through Passion Parties by Gabby at YouGSpot.net.:mushy:
  7. General Chat
    I have a niece who is spoiled rotten. Her parents are upper-middle class financially, but often put on like they are wealthy (we call them "the Rockefellers). She is getting married to a guy from an average middle-class family. He appears to equally spoiled. I just found out that they are...
  8. General Chat
    'Tis the season for the multitude of Home Based Business Parties! At the present I am invited to at least 2-3 a week :blush: They are all great hostess' and merchandise with the exception of Tastefully Simple which is good but has no redeeming qualities for a my grocery budget :sigh: This week...
  9. Kids birthdays
    The thread about the handwritten birthday invitations got me thinking. How about a thread about inexpensive party idea for kids' birthday parties? I live in Holland and birthdays here are a BIG thing, in that they are almost always celebrated with at least a get together of friends (doesn't...
  10. Freebies
    I don't know if this counts as frugal living, but I hosted a Pampered Chef catalog party the entire month of January and I did quite well. Now, I work in a school, so I had a captive audience, mostly women who love PC. Anyway, I passed around catalogs and collected orders and at the end of the...
  11. Holidays-Special Occasions-Celebrations
    I had some people over for a simple dinner and a movie party, and it was a big success. I served inexpensive fare- spaghetti with tomato sauce, homemade bread, steamed broccilli with garlic and lemon (all this is is broccilli steamed with some mined garlic and then tossed with a squeeze of a...
  12. Kids birthdays
    Fun Party Food Ideas for Kid Birthday Parties By: Sherry Frewerd Planning a kid’s birthday party can have its frustrations. Depending on the age of the child, you’ve got more than a few things to consider. What theme? How many guests? Where will you have the party? What kind of food should you...
  13. Freebies
    http://www.slumberparties.com/requestcatalog.cfm
  14. Holidays-Special Occasions-Celebrations
    http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/party/
  15. Christmas
    I do! :) On one side of my family, the Christmas party isn't until New Year's Eve this year... we normally have it the Sunday after Christmas, and that happens to be New Year's Eve, so now it's turning into a New Year's Eve slumber party (yes, for adults & kids, 25 in all!!!) at my Aunt &...
  16. Kids birthdays
    http://www.dominosugar.com/birthdays/
  17. Christmas
    http://www.publix.com/wellness/greenwise/feature/Article.do?id=1051&childId=1195
  18. Christmas
    Does yours or your DH's company have a Christmas party?  If so, will you be attending and what type of party is it? My hospital has a Christmas tea each year, they serve breakfast/brunch type foods and teas and coffees.  I usually go if  I am working since it is held at the hospital but I don't...
  19. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    Am I the only one who is having a hard time with the amount spent on the presidential todo.$44,000,000,000. just seems to much. We are are fighting a war and also fighting job loss. I know it is being paid for by private funds but am I crazy to think that Bush could have told them, to give the...
  20. Support
    Has anyone heard of these? Verrrry interesting :whistle: http://www.cuddleparty.com/
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