Gift Exchange Games: Fun Family Christmas Traditions

Christmas time for kids means one thing: PRESENTS. And who doesn’t like getting presents, right? On the flip side, gift giving places a lot of expectations on parents and can become costly. However, there are solutions to lighten your Santa sack without coming off as a Scrooge. Below are a few gift exchange ideas that are both entertaining and economical:

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Give the Gift of Experience and Entertainment in Pasadena

holiday gift - entertainment in pasadenaAt one point or another, many of us have had the notion that we’ve accumulated too much stuff. Whether you’ve accumulated clothing, cookware, children’s toys, or other random objects around the house, sometimes you want to cut back on your possessions, rather than add to them. That’s why you and your family might benefit from giving fewer physical gifts this holiday season.

You can cut back on physical gifts while still knocking your gift giving right out of the park, with the gift of experience (especially the gift of entertainment in Pasadena). Allowing loved ones the opportunity to do something new and exciting is just as rewarding as giving physical gifts. It is also likely to have longer-lasting benefits. So what are gifts of experience, and why give them this holiday season?

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Tips for a Non Scary Halloween Celebration

Adults in Costumes at IT'Z Halloween Party 2017The most wonderful time of the year is immediately preceded by the spookiest time of the year. With ghosts, goblins, gory clowns, and creepy jokers populating the season, it can be difficult to enjoy the season if you or your loved ones are bothered by anything scary. Children in particular can struggle to enjoy the creepier side of the Halloween season.

Luckily for you, there are many ways to celebrate a non scary Halloween. A little bit of creativity, and one of the fun centers in Houston, can go a long way toward creating a celebration of the season that does not leave your heart racing. To get you started, here are a few ideas we here at iT’Z have come up with for Halloween fun without the fear.

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Meaningful Ways to Honor Teachers

iT'Z - Teachers Rock ProgramAll of us have at least one. Life changing, challenging, and beloved, this individual holds a permanent place of honor in our hearts. We are talking about teachers. These hard working individuals helped to shape us as we passed through school, and they are helping to shape the next generation as well. That’s hard work, as any parent frazzled from chasing just a few kids around can attest.

Here at iT’Z, we are devoting the school year to honoring those beloved instructors. And we would like you to join us. Of course, it isn’t easy finding just the right way to say thank you to our teachers. They probably have enough plaques, and they definitely have enough mugs. What they might not have, however, are the following ideas. Relatively easy to carry out, but meaningful for teachers, these ways of saying thank you are sure to stick with teachers over the long term.

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Kids’ Birthday Party Ideas for This Fall

kids' birthday party ideas for this fallWith the fall season fast approaching, you have the perfect opportunity to throw a special, seasonally-themed party for your child. Fall, with its connotations of beautiful leaves, cooler weather, pumpkins, pies, pumpkin pies, and outdoor fun, offers you almost unlimited potential for a party.

If creating a fall themed kids’ party sounds a little bit difficult, though, we here at iT’Z are here to help. Not only do we offer an incredible fun activities venue and birthday event packages from which to choose, but we also have some pretty great ideas for how to throw a party with a fall theme. Read on to learn about some of the best kids’ birthday party ideas for this fall season.

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