Ancient Egypt is a fascinating historical location with towering pyramids, imposing pharaohs and massive temples dedicated to the ancient Egyptians' many gods and goddesses. An Egyptian costume can bring the history of this era to life for a school project or play, and it will serve as an attention-
Couples who have been married for years enjoy creative anniversary gifts.happy anniversary image by Galina Barskaya from Fotolia.comBuying gifts for a wedding anniversary presents a challenge at times. The couple have worked for years and may not need anything. They already have linens,...
At a denim and diamonds party, guests pair their favorite blue jeans with their dressiest diamonds. Many occasions -- from a girl's sweet sixteen party to an evening benefit gala -- are celebrated with a denim and diamonds party. Decorations should be in the colors of navy, black, white and silver.
An Easter party for a church youth group is a fun way to celebrate one of the most important holidays within the Christian faith. From casual mixers to a formal event, there are plenty of ideas you can use to pull off a successful Easter party. The trick is finding that correct balance between child
Horror movies are often filled with scenes of bloody entrails being dragged across the screen. This makes intestines an ideal complement for Halloween costumes ranging from zombies to monsters and slashers. Adding this extra grotesque touch to your costume can help you stand out from the crowd of gh
Instead of buying multiple gifts for members of a family, choose one large present for the whole family. A large family gift allows the family to celebrate together and spend time enjoying the gift with their loved ones. This can also help save you time from determining the interests of...
Cupcakes are a simple way to create themed birthday parties. Cupcakes can be set up in a variety of ways to make a birthday-cupcake display. Create any theme with birthday cupcakes and candy. Simply change the type of candy you put on top. The challenging part will be deciding which of the many cand
These days our kids just think Christmas is about getting gifts so why not teach them more about Xmas with some traditional crafts. Christmas is a wonderful time of year to indulge in a bit of "hands-on" action with your kids, whether it is baking cookies, trimming the tree or creating Chr
In "Angry Birds," collecting golden eggs unlocks bonus levels. Some eggs are hidden in generic locations, including the egg on the white bird's instruction screen, the one at the bottom of the credits and the one you get by tapping the sun beneath the episode selections. The rest of the eg
From wild and adventurous to relaxation fit for a king, there is an abundance of birthday party venue options available to provide that special teenager with a memorable day. When choosing a place for the party, consider the activities the birthday boy has expressed an interest in throughout the yea
If you are trying to come up with an easy Halloween costume, consider dressing as a devil. You can make this costume for any age, boy or girl. You will only need a few simple items. You can even add a personal touch to your devil costume. Whether you are making this for yourself or you child, have f
Pamper your teenage daughter and her friends with an at-home spa party which can suit any budget. The party works best as a sleepover, because that way you have plenty of time to do the treatments. You will probably need assistance in manning the beauty treatment stations, so get the help of friends
Passover is a special time for Jews. Between the large public Seders and the intimate ones in the homes of friends, there is no excuse to miss this annual event. And what other religious ceremony encourages people to drink four glasses of wine?
When autumn rolls in, its time to start getting ready for Halloween. For a child, the thrill of deciding what he or she will be for Halloween is a big part of the fun. You don't have to search through dozens of expensive costumes in stores to find one. You can make your own Halloween masks for a fra
Fourth of July celebrations are opportunities for family and friends to come together for a backyard barbecue. The day typically consists of adults talking while hordes of kids run around by themselves, with the day ending in a fireworks display. Family games involving adults and children -- with a
If you have a considerate dentist who is genuinely concerned about the welfare of your teeth and health, that is a blessing that you should not take for granted. Don't settle for a generic gift like a sweater or crystal--show your appreciation with a personalized item. It is more touching and lets y
Dad has enough ties. This year give him a sentimental gift.man necktie image by Leonid Nyshko from Fotolia.comThink back to all the old stories your dad told that you half tuned out. Make a mental list of the TV channels he stops on when flipping through the guide. Reminisce about all the...
There is no gift as meaningful as a gift you make yourself. Not only does it tell the recipient that you spent a lot of time and thought on the present, but your gift to them is something special and unique--there is not another one anywhere exactly like it. Even if it is something you make from a p
Everyone has experienced the stress of holiday shopping at one time or another. Racing through the stores to find that perfect gift. The one that is already sold out, then wishing you had gotten there when you first saw it advertised. I'm sure we have
Snowshoe trails in Lake George, New York.snowshoe traces image by Guy Verville from Fotolia.comThe Lake George Recreation Area in Lake George, New York, provides trails in the winter that can be used for snowshoeing. The area offers four miles of trails that are designated as...