Episode 10 is all about the kids. We spent some time chatting with Andy Shaw of Instafather.com about hosting kids parties, hosting a kid at an adult party, bringing kids to parties and more. In this episode, there are a lot of great little tips for navigating the waters with little ones, whether they are yours or not.
· Meet Andy Shaw
o How Chrystina + Andy met
o Andy's Day Job + His improv comedy
· Kid smoothie recipes (we got a little side tracked)
· Jess’ questions from a parents perspective
o Bounce House, Actors & Extras vs old fashioned playtime
o Don’t set your kid up for failure
o Thoughts on Nap times
o Gift Opening at parties
o Buying gifts for kids
o Throwing parties at facilities vs home
o Thoughts on decorations
o Food, dietary restrictions and more
o When do parents stop coming?
· Chrystina’s questions from a non-parent perspective
o How long are kids parties?
o Making small talk with children
o Getting comfortable with inviting kids to your home
o Is babyproofing necessary?
o Andy’s Guest Post on Chrystina’s Blog
o Snacks for kids to have on hand
· What are you planning right now?
· How are you staying in touch?
· What are you into right now?
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If you have any more tips or questions about throwing kids parties please get in touch with us!