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11 Party Hacks Every Parent Should Know

Pulling together a stylish and entertaining party for both kids and adults doesn't have to be a headache. With these clever hacks, kids can have fun and parents can relax.

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I Wish I Knew These Sooner!

When the weather is just right, you don't want to spend the whole day setting up for the party; you just want! Create a stylish gathering in half the time with these quick tips.

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Fitted Sheet = Tablecloth

Gone are the days of watching your flimsy, plastic tablecloth blow away in the wind. A fitted twin sheet will stretch over a plastic centerfold table with ease. Plus, you can toss it in the washer and use it over and over again.

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Sand Buckets = Snack Servers

Skip the breakable bowls and platters, and serve snacks in colorful, inexpensive pails that kids will love. You can even send them home with tiny guests after the party for easy clean-up.

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Inflatable Pool = Drink Cooler

Keep drinks ice-cold and easy to access by filling up a baby pool with ice and your guests' favorite bevvies.

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