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Top 3 tips to pull off the perfect Welcome Home party

Date Created: 07/26/2011

Top 3 tips to pull off the perfect Welcome Home party. With the recent news of troop reductions in Afghanistan, families all around the country that are overjoyed of their men and women in uniform finally coming home safe. This is a once in a lifetime celebration, so you should be able to go all out with your party decorations and prepare some of his favorite foods to give him the welcome home that he's been dreaming about during his entire time overseas.

1. Hang up signs all over town. Personalized banners and other large-scale party signs are the perfect ideas to make your soldier feel glad to be home. Hang one from an overpass in the center of town or a few on the street lining the block. It will fill him with a sense of pride before he even knocks on your door. Additionally, you can tug at the heart strings of everyone in your community by showing that one of their community's native sons or daughters has finally returned home. After all, this is a celebration for you and your family, but also one that the whole town can embrace with open arms.

2. Patriotic decorations. Now that your family member is back on home soil, decorating your venue with red, white and blue party supplies is the best way to show your family's patriotism and help your soldier feel right at home. Party tableware, patriotic mylar balloons and personalized chocolate bars are wonderful options that are sure to put a smile on your brave soldier's face. You can also create a patriotic party centerpiece by using some stars and stripes patterned paper, miniature American flags and other pieces of flair that will instantly perk up your table spread.

3. Plan a menu based around his favorite foods. The only person that should inform your menu choices is your guest of honor, so throw together a collection of delectable dishes that he has been missing during his time away. Make him a special dish that you know he loves, and be sure to put out some of his favorite candies, snacks and other foods he wouldn't be able to find overseas. You can also use some catering supplies and imprinted napkins to make cleanup a breeze.

Your brave family member will soon be home, so now is the perfect time to find welcome home party supplies that will create an unforgettable celebration.  


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