A Summer Party to Beat the Summer Doldrums
It's getting to the time of year when it's hot and things slow down before they once again move at lightning speed - it's the summer doldrums. When it's hot outside it might be difficult to get motivated. But there are ways to beat the heat and beat the summer doldrums. Local swimming pools offer a refreshing, relaxing way to beat the heat, but for me it's about family and friends. I like to kick the doldrums with get-togethers. Right now I am in the process of planning two summer parties, a ladies luncheon and a family get together.
Planning a summer party is easy when you have everything you need right at your fingertips - literally. The online store at Card & Party Giant is a great place to start when looking for ideas for your summer parties. Beach balls, shutter shades, luau party designs with leis, scene setters, tableware and decorations are perfect for the family get together this summer. We're holding the party at a family member's lake house and planning it for the adults only this year so I want to make it special. On the other hand the Summer Splash plates and napkins also are a good choice as they are brightly colored and seem to demand that everyone has a good time.
For my ladies' luncheon, I am looking at a completely different line of party supplies, more from the elegant entertainment selection. There are so many napkin designs to choose from that I like to shop online before I head to the store. That saves me a little time, especially when I select the items online and schedule them for pick up at the store. Easy, peasy!
So if you are looking for ideas to beat the summer doldrums, try planning a summer party where everyone can come together for good conversation, good food, and a well-decorated party!
- Pat Markham