Parent Pays $300 For Babysitter

Balloon Hat

Kids are running amuck, a boy is standing on the couch swinging a hockey stick, and a girl is running around showing off her pink ruffle to anybody who will pay attention to her. I think to myself, “I am a babysitter this afternoon”. The event started by me being greeted at the door with … Read more

Fun Balloons at Family Birthday Parties

I am at birthday parties each week, and like a server who spends all day catering to people’s requests is not going to a friends party and start catering to their guest.  Yet, I have cousins with little ones and periodically their party fits into my schedule and I find myself at a family birthday … Read more

Planning For Kids Birthday Parties

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When you are planning for your child’s birthday, you need to take out time from your busy schedule routine to prepare your party’s details. There are many things that you must consider when you are arranging for a kid’s party. It would be best to make sure that the decorations, props, food, and games are … Read more

Babys First Birthday turns Entertainers Hair White

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

One of the advantages of entertaining at a baby’s 1st birthday party is that I can interact with parents.  In the early days, people assumed I had kids. “Kids? None yet.” That was my reply.  “I am still collecting Duct tape and Velcro.”  I would put them in a Velcro suit and stick them to … Read more

Entertainer Misses Kid’s Birthday Party

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Oops, I missed another family birthday party.  Not on purpose–I was working.  My relatives have learned not to expect me at family events when it is on the weekend. They know that I will be performing my comedic balloon entertainment somewhere in Chicago and neighboring communities.  My wife, Michelle, will mark off dates on my … Read more

Balloon Entertainer Breaks more Balloons, while Creating Fewer Balloon Animals, and Still People Hire Him

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

“Did you just break that balloon?” is a comment from a guest attending a 1st birthday party. “Yes, I did” is my reply. In fact, it seems I cannot make a balloon animal nowadays without breaking a balloon. It is ironic that the more skilled I become at twisting balloons animals, the more efficient I … Read more

1st Birthday Party Theme

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

If you’re having a 1st birthday party and looking for a theme, then here are resources to theme ideas for birthday parties.  Don’t forget you going to need a good balloon entertainer who can incorporate cool balloon designs to fit your theme party. Book mark this page now! A Abby Cadabby Birthday Party – create … Read more