Planning

The yawn after a storm

Planning: Ways to deal with post-bar mitzvah planning dysphonia. Comment

Don’t monkey around with the little details

Planning: Some of the big decisions you need to make while planning a bar or bat mitzvah are obvious. Others are not, and if ignored, they can create quite a mess! Don’t go bananas, we’re here to help. Comment

Save cash on your bash

Planning: Keep your budget friendly with our money–saving tips. Comment

Off to the races

Planning: Sponsored: Grand Prix New York is a one-stop party venue that offers food, go-kart racing, bowling, and arts and crafts. Comment

A roar-ing good playlist

Planning: A bar mitzvah DJ offers a mix of timeless tunes sure to get the party started. Comment

Be big about sharing

Planning: Your temple may have you share a bar mitzvah date with a family from a completely different walk of life. You may be strangers, but it’s easy to make the most of the experience. Here is some advice. Comment

Double your fun

Planning: Our two cents? If you have kids close in age, save some green with a double bar mitzvah. Comment

Project guest list: Are they in or are they out?

Planning: Who you should and should not invite to your child’s upcoming bar mitzvah. Comments (2)

The game plan

Planning: Need a few fantastically fun games to play at your upcoming bar mitzvah celebration? We have a few ideas that will get the ball rolling. Comments (1)

Be VIP with BarMitzvahCards.net

Planning: An online company creates customized stationary with the helpfulness of a brick and mortar store and the ease of an online retailer. Comment

No need to read between the lines

Planning: Proper language on bar mitzvah invitations doesn’t have to be stuffy. An expert explains how to clearly word an invitation to avoid confusion. Comment

Musical chairs

Planning: Beat the seating chart blues with a few simple tips Comment

Band aid: Things to consider when hiring musicians

Planning: There’s a reason why Radiohead tickets typically sell out within minutes, but the wrong band can leave your guests feeling ‘High and Dry.’ Here’s a few tips! Comment

Save cash on your bash

Planning: Keep your budget friendly with our money–saving tips. Comment

Beyond the hora: Find the perfect DJ

Planning: The focal point of any successful party isn’t a photo booth or chocolate waterfall — it’s the music. And a good DJ is always in style. Comment

Breaking down the elusive bar mitzvah card

Planning: What kind of card should you buy? What should you write in it? And what do you give? We get all Hallmark on you and answer your burning questions. Comments (112)

Beyond the fountain pen

Planning: What should you give a child for their bar or bat mitzvah? We’ve got the gift that keeps on giving: practical advice. Comments (2)

Planning is a beach: Let The Sands sweep you away

Planning: The Sands in Atlantic Beach is a swank, kosher, and full-service venue that will take care of the hard work, so you can lay back, relax, and enjoy the momentous day. Comment

Animation celebration

Planning: Add some color to your bar or bat mitzvah with a talented caricaturist like Art Girl’s Debbie Schafer. Comment

The best fit

Planning: Not sure what to wear to your bat mitzvah? Bat mitzvah style: The right dress for you is a gown that allows your inner-self to shine! Comment

The 10 Commandments of party planning

Planning: We care about you, dear readers. We treasure you so deeply that we decided to climb a steep and treacherous mountain to find your 10 non-negotiables anyone planning a bar or bat mitzvah needs to know. Comments (1)

Pinch-a-party

Planning: Give you guests a run for their money by throwing a million-dollar bar mitzvah within your budget. Here’s how! Comment

Bar mitzvah-zilla!

Planning: Stress can make us into monsters. Especially when planning a huge event. Here’s how to tame your inner-beast. Comment

Pick the perfect planner

Planning: Hiring a party professional can be extremely beneficial. But how do you know what qualities to look for? Here’s some help! Comment

The yawn after a storm

Planning: Ways to deal with post-bar mitzvah planning dysphonia. Comment

Peacock your party

Planning: Add color to your simcha with creative stations that are sure to make it stand out. Comment

Don’t monkey around with the little details

Planning: Some of the big decisions you need to make while planning a bar or bat mitzvah are obvious. Others are not, and if ignored, they can create quite a mess! Don’t go bananas, we’re here to help. Comment

Do it yourself!

Planning: Save some money and personalize your party with a few creative DIY projects. Comment
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