Articles & Press Coverage
"Celebrate Your Teens, They're
by Sabrina Fu, Baltimore Sun,
January 6, 2016
celebrations during the teenage years are part of the
larger signal that our children are still important to
us, in a way even more precious than when they were
"Party Themes: The Half
by Terri Akman for Metro Kids, May, 2015 Read
party idea whose time has come.
You a Half
Some people, when first presented with the concept of
a half birthday, become incredulous. Indignant.
Self-righteously cynical. Instantly opposed. Read
You Celebrate a Half Birthday?
6 reasons to celebrate your child's half birthday with
wholehearted enjoyment. Read
Birthday Party: Happy Half
by Terri Akman for The Philadelphia
Inquirer, August 14, 2014
Winters celebrated her 11th birthday, no biggie.
Turning 10½, however, required a blowout bash. Read
"Half Birthday Celebrations on
Craig Fahle Show WDET Detroit, March 25,
"Half Birthdays Save the Day"
by Jenny Franklin, April 3, 2013
birthday party days were the best days, but for some
kids who were unfortunate enough to be born in that
window of summer, the day to abandon work in their
honor never came. Read
"Trend Alert! Half-Birthday Parties
for Kids Are Officially
by Leah Davidson for iVillage, March 8,
Half Birthdays: The Stealth Mental Health Holiday
Half Birthday is the one day of the year you can claim
for yourself, to indulge, relax and treat yourself in
a special way, with no one else being the wiser. Read
Six Months Old: Hey, Where's the Party?
months. A hundred and eighty-plus days. Twenty-six
weeks. Half a year. Call it what you will, to a baby
that's like...forever. A hard-won
accomplishment. A major milestone in their little
life. And good enough for a half birthday bash. Read
Are Coming of Age:
Of all the holidays,
anniversaries and occasions we celebrate (or are
obligated to celebrate), there's one milestone gaining
in popularity partly because it doesn't impose itself
on us. Unless of course we want it to. It's the Half