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Cover Story - February 15, 2013

Making magical memories

Plan a great kid's party at home -- the delight is in the details

by Cathy Jetter

The evolution of children's birthday parties has been on fast-forward during the past few decades. Pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey and crepe paper streamers in the dining room have been replaced by rented rooms in warehouse-sized buildings filled with inflated apparatus, video games, flashing lights and acres of play space where the kids run wild. Often, the celebration gets lost in the chaos.

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