Tweens often go through a stage where they're not sure if they still want a traditional themed party or a small outing with a group of close friends. These resources will help you plan a party they'll enjoy, whichever path they decide to take.
Is your 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 year old having trouble coming up with a birthday party theme? Consider these ideas.
Looking for a unique birthday theme? How about a party where everything is itty bitty? This mom shows you the details of her daughter's tiny eighth birthday bash.
Is your child a fan of spy movies or mystery books? Throw a mystery party, complete with top-secret invitations, crime-related decorations and a clue-filled hunt for the birthday cake.
Find out how one family threw a Star Wars party for their son, from a game of Jedi training to a menu that included yummy Yoda sodas.
Worried your kids aren't ready yet for a real slumber party? Find out how one mom threw a fake one for her 8-year-old daughter.