There are many reasons why a little kid should have a really nice birthday party. Children remember exciting times in their lives and the way they remember them can govern the way they pattern their lives. Throwing your children a really nice birthday party is very important. There are a lot of ways on how to throw a birthday party for little kids. Some parents are busy buying that favorite toy their child wants, that they forget on how to throw a birthday party. Some basic items in a birthday party for little kids are: 1. Theme Birthday- Having a Winnie the Pooh birthday cake, hats, napkins, and plates are only one of the themes that you can incorporate in your child's birthday. When you have a theme to the birthday, you can have a lot of fun with it. Decorating according to a theme lightens up a birthday party for your little child. Knowing how to throw a birthday party for little kids is important with theme birthdays. 2. Dress Up- Invite others to dress up for the party including you as parents. When there are people invited to a theme party, it can add some extra flare to the party when you have the guests dress up on that special day. Dressing up for a party adds more excitement to the party. Your child will love to dress up as their favorite Disney character or Action hero. Don't be shy to dress up as your child's favorite super hero yourself. It will brighten your child's day if you do. 3. Goodie Bags- When you have guests over to share in the festivities, it is best to have a treat bag for each of the children. This offers the children a small gift to take home with them as a reminder of your child's birthday. Children love to go to parties where they will get something in return. Your child will love the mini presents as well. Besides having a cake and ice cream for all the kids at the party, you need to be able to have time for your child. The wants and needs of children are sometimes outside of your budget. When planning the party, include your child. Your children will tell you what they want and you can tell them what you can afford. Listening to your children and coming to a compromise is the best you can do for them. When you do this, your child will understand and help you further in planning their party. Having communication will allow for the party to run a lot smoother. Games and activities are a must in every party. Having the games and activities that are age appropriate will allow the children to be entertained. Entertainment is vital to every party. Remember this and you will have a lot of fun on your special little princess or man's day.