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Plan the best birthday party ever …

Without all the fuss
Without spending a fortune
And without using time you don’t have!

I’ll teach you how in The Party Course.

Plan the best birthday party ever …

Without all the fuss
Without spending a fortune
And without using time you don’t have!

I’ll teach you how in The Party Course.

Does party planning start out like this for you?

You’re browsing Pinterest and Instagram and getting so excited about this year’s party!
But then the doubts creep in…
You have so many ideas, you’re not sure where to start.
Can you really DIY all these crafts and handle all the baking?
Will it look pulled together and professional or just lame?
What is a “have to do” and what’s a “nice to do”?
How much will it all cost?
Is it even possible to get your house “party-ready” in time?
Pretty soon, you’ve moved from excited to insecure, a little frantic, and very overwhelmed.
Of course you don’t want to spend a bunch of money on the wrong choices and be disappointed in the final result.

But if you’re not a professional event planner, how do you create an event that looks great and shows all your guests an amazing time?

what if party planning were actually … fun?

After all, it’s a party you’re planning

After all, it’s a party you’re planning

If party planning makes you worried and tense, wouldn’t you rather feel …

Energized as you discover how creative you really are?
Confident in your hostess skills?
Proud of an event that wows your guests?
Amazed by how easy this party was to pull off?
Thrilled when your child has a blast at the party you planned?

The Party Course makes party planning fun again.

I’m Jennifer Needham

Founder of The Party Teacher

I’ve helped hundreds of moms plan their children’s birthday parties. I am an Atlanta-based wife and mom of twin girls. Since 2011, I’ve been making it easier for moms to create parties their kids declare “the best ever!”

Before my daughters’ first birthday party, I did what thousands of moms do: I drove to the party store. I walked around and around, and left with a pack of paper plates and napkins, and a lot of disappointment. There was really almost nothing appealing in the store, and the design I settled on was not inspiring me. At all.

It took a few years of teaching myself everything I didn’t know that day in the party store, but by my daughters’ third birthday, guests were saying that I should be a party planner. I finally decided that my friends might be on to something.

Now, I’ve packaged everything I’ve taught myself into The Party Course, so you can plan the best birthday party ever.

What is standing in between you and your ideal party?

Maybe you’re here because you’ve never thrown a party, and you want to start out right, but you’re nervous about making the wrong choices.

Or maybe you’re here because you HAVE thrown a party, but it just didn’t turn out the way you imagined.

Or, maybe you’re here because you’ve got the party bug and you want to up your game.

When I talk to moms, there are six reasons I hear over and over about where they get hung-up on their party planning:

It’s too overwhelming to even start. I feel lost.
I’m not creative or crafty enough.
I’ve bought some stuff, but I’m not sure about any of it.
I don’t have the budget required for an impressive party.
I don’t have time to pull this off.
The house is a wreck, so I can’t possibly have a party at home.

Any of those ring true for you? Then know that you are NORMAL and you are NOT ALONE. I know, because I was there too, in 2006, when I was wandering around the party store, feeling lost.

But it doesn’t have to be that way.

What is the party course?

It’s how to plan your next party

Together, we’re going to plan your next event, step by step, in just minutes a day, during this online course. (It’s designed to give you one lesson a day over four weeks, but you can take the course as fast as you like.) At the end of the course, you’ll have a fully planned party — and, you’ll have the skills and secret sauce for planning all your future parties!

What is the party course?

It’s how to plan your next party

Together, we’re going to plan your next event, step by step, in just minutes a day, during this online course. (It’s designed to give you one lesson a day over four weeks, but you can take the course as fast as you like.) At the end of the course, you’ll have a fully planned party — and, you’ll have the skills and secret sauce for planning all your future parties!

What do you get in The Party Course?

Week One: plan

Lessons

Choose a theme
Prioritize your spending
Make a budget
Select a date, place and time
Plan games and activities

Week two: prep

Lessons

Use Pinterest the smart way
Choose your party style
Choose your guest list
Issue invitations
Print & trim your printables

Week three: style

Lessons

Pick your party favors
Style your dining tables
Create centerpieces
Decorate your chairs
Choose party food & drink

Week four: desserts

Lessons

Choose your dessert menu
Dress up your treats
Arrange your treats
Style your dessert table
Add a party backdrop

Plus Bonus Content:

Party day lessons:

How to run your party
Party day emergency bag
Thank you notes at any age

Bonus LESSONS:

Hosting at a party venue
Tips for surviving sleepovers
Choose drop off or not
Taming party drama
Choose what’s worth spending money on
How to save money on your party
Build your serving pieces collection
Mastering outdoor parties

exclusive cheat sheets:

One-page party planner
4-week party planner
Brainstorming worksheet
Sketch pad
Detailed party budget
Party vendor list
Guest list
Grocery shopping list
Serving sizes helper
Gift and thank you notes list
Activities and games ideas
Buying fresh flowers in season
Party theme ideas
Pipe & drape system blueprint
Shopping resources

Party day lessons:

How to run your party
Party day emergency bag
Thank you notes at any age

Bonus LESSONS:

Hosting at a party venue
Tips for surviving sleepovers
Choose drop off or not
Taming party drama
Choose what’s worth spending money on
How to save money on your party
Build your serving pieces collection
Mastering outdoor parties

exclusive cheat sheets:

One-page party planner
4-week party planner
Brainstorming worksheet
Sketch pad
Detailed party budget
Party vendor list
Guest list
Grocery shopping list
Serving sizes helper
Gift and thank you notes list
Activities and games ideas
Buying fresh flowers in season
Party theme ideas
Pipe & drape system blueprint
Shopping resources

Here’s a peak inside the course.

Complete the homework for each lesson,
and your party will be planned by the end of the course.

HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE PARTY COURSE?

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts as soon as you enroll. It is a completely self-paced online course — you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like — across any and all devices you own.
Will I have access to course updates?
Definitely! You have lifetime access to the course, so any time it’s updated or new resources are added, you can access the updates.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
I would never want you to be unhappy! If complete your homework and think the course hasn’t helped you plan your party, just send me your homework, and I’ll refund the full price of the course.
Could I just teach myself from Pinterest or wherever?

You can do it yourself – I know, because I taught myself. But consider that it’s taken me 12 years of party planning to feel that I was expert enough to bring you this course.

Wouldn’t you like to shorten your learning curve and jump right to the part where you’re hosting amazing parties?

What if I don't have enough time to take a course?

If you’re already short on party planning time, adding one more thing to your list may feel like the opposite of what you need to do.

But, here’s what I’ve learned about taking highly-actionable courses: they give me focus. Once I’ve made the investment, I want to work through the material. The structure of the course and the homework assignments ensure that I’m working toward my goal.

The same is true of The Party Course. Yes, you will spend a few extra minutes each day watching the lessons and doing your homework. But the end result is that your party is planned, so in making time for the course, you’ve accomplished the goal you didn’t think you had time for. Win win.

Don’t forget about all the bonuses that will help you plan so many, many parties.

I never knew how easy and fun it could be to plan a professional-looking children’s party until I took The Party Course! Jennifer really over-delivers in this class…I can’t believe how many clever tips she teaches.
Camden

Mom of Three

Well, you’ve done it again! You made me look like a party genius!
Sue

Mom of Two

You solved my problem. You rock!
Gwennetta

Mom of Three

Jen’s expertise was INVALUABLE. I saved time, I saved money, I saved major headaches, and the party was a big hit! It was worth every penny and then some!
Angie

Mom of Four

Who is The Party Course right for?

If you want to:

Save time and money planning your next party
Choose the party ideas with the most impact
Learn how to prevent — and recover from — a party fail
Work with party printables
Plan your own dessert tables, candy bars and party menus
Build your serving pieces collection in a budget-sensible way
Plan super-fun activities
Run your party on schedule
Discover what 9 essential party tools you must have
Host a party anywhere — at home, outdoors or at a venue

If you know what you want, but not how to get there, The Party Course is right for you.

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Get the 12 worksheets I use to plan all my parties!

Plus, you'll get all the latest blog posts from The Party Teacher.

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