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Complete party planner : over 120 delicious recipes and party ideas for every occasion
1st Atria books hardcover ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Atria Books, 2006.
Physical Description:
206 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
General Note:
Originally published: Great Britain : Ebury Press, 2000.

Includes index.
Party planning -- Savory party food -- Sweet party food -- Birthday cakes -- Special occasion parties -- Easter -- Mother's Day breakfast -- Teddy Bears' picnic -- Fourth of July -- Halloween -- Thanksgiving -- Christmas.
Presents more than one hundred recipes and party ideas to help people plan a fun, unique celebration for any occassion, including tips on cake decorating, games, themes, invitations, and themes that will appeal to children of all ages.


Call Number
793.2 K14

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Any parent in search of novelty or time-saving hints and tips to help plan the perfect party should look no further! The ultimate celebration guide,Complete Party Plannerwill help you finesse life's special occasions, from birthday parties to Mother's Day, Fourth of July to Christmas.You'll find an assortment of fanciful party foods -- Avocado Frog Dip, Apple Smiles, and Cucumber Crocodiles -- easy and creative recipes that embody Annabel's signature attention to your child's health and tastes. Punches and cookies, dips and skewers, these party-tested crowd-pleasers are sure to be instant hits.Also included is Annabel's step-by-step introduction to mastering the basics of cake decorating, helping you create cakes that will impress children and parents alike. From the playful Burger and Fries cake to the delightful Princess cake, these recipes will transform any child's birthday into a memorable affair. Alongside the expansive collection of recipes are directions for cute invitations, party themes, silly games, hilarious contests, and neat party favors that will appeal to both boys and girls of all ages.Once you've conquered birthday parties, Annabel has included ideas for making holidays year-round easy, tasty, and above all, child-friendly. Whether it's choreographing the perfect Easter egg hunt or whipping up a cauldron of spooky witch's brew and some Dead Man's Fingers sandwiches, these no-fail activities will help assure that all your holiday celebrations are a smash.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
Party Planningp. 11
Savory Party Foodp. 29
Sweet Party Foodp. 61
Birthday Cakesp. 99
Special Occasion Partiesp. 119
Easterp. 120
Mother's Day Breakfastp. 130
Teddy Bears' Picnicp. 138
Fourth of Julyp. 147
Halloweenp. 164
Thanksgivingp. 178
Christmasp. 188
Acknowledgmentsp. 201
Indexp. 203