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Which Party Idea Do You Like Best?

First theme : Mod Monkey 1st Birthday
Food Ideas : Monkey Face Cake, Chocolate covered Banana Pops, PBnJ Pinwheels (for kids) Chunky Monkey Ice Cream, Fruit Salad, Pasta Salad, Sub Sandwiches ( for adults )
Games : Pin the Banana on the Monkey, Monkey See Monkey Do (simon says), Banana Toss (like cornhole)
Favors : Banana Shaped Candy, Bubbles, Bubble gum, Monkey Stickers.

Second Theme : Take Me Out To The Ball Game

Invitations shaped as Admission Tickets, with raffle tickets for each person to put their name on it for a end of party gift raffle. Makeshift Consession stand and baseball related games
Food : Hot dogs, popcorn, corn dogs, other baseball field related food, Baseball cupcake for my son, Baseball Diamond shaped cake for guests
Games : hot potato (with beanbag shaped as baseball) run the bases, etc.
cont. below

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Asked by krisholl2285 at 1:50 AM on Jul. 19, 2010 in Entertainment

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Answers (5)
  • Favors : Cotton Candy Balls, Small bags of peanuts, Cracker Jacks, Baseball cards, Baseball bouncy balls, Bubbles, Plastic Baseball Bats, and The Kids can make their own baseball jersey's to take home.

    Comment by krisholl2285 (original poster) at 1:52 AM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • if the kid is only 1... I would go monkey.. it's a little cuter, and fits his age.. turning 3 or older.. go baseball.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 1:56 AM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • I do like the monkey theme, but he likes baseball, We watch it all the time so, Im on the fence about which one to go with

    Comment by krisholl2285 (original poster) at 1:59 AM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • Both ideas are greata, but I really like the monkey theme best. It seems a bit more unique to me. I would also want to save the baseball theme for a time when he will enjoy it more. Even though he loves baseball now, he will really love all the great ideas you have planned when he is older. :)

    Answer by love2snorkel70 at 2:20 AM on Jul. 19, 2010

  • hmmm... i like both ideas but i would go with the monkey theme and save the baseball theme when he gets older.

    Answer by shorty13417 at 10:18 AM on Jul. 19, 2010

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