Fail-safe schemes for fabulous parties for kids aged from one to ten. With a little ingenuity and imagination, it is possible to throw a memorable party for your child without breaking the bank - or having a nervous breakdown! The book starts with an in-depth look at a variety of age-appropriate party themes, complete with ideas for decorations and costumes. There is an invaluable party plan for each age group, listing all you need to ensure that your event goes well. Following this are chapters focusing on party games, party bags and invitations. Children's Parties concludes with a chapter of delicious recipes by Caroline Marson. Here you'll find ideas for barbecues, picnics and traditional tea parties, as well as magical birthday cakes.