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Easy quick party additions that won’t break the bank

Easy quick party additions that won’t break the bank

As parents, we are forever thinking of fun ideas to keep children (and adults) entertained throughout a party. So you have booked the cake, either a bouncy castle, an entertainer or soft play but looking for a few more ways to keep the kids entertained. Here are my top 5 party activities to get kids involved, have ...
Leicester Mercury Awards

Leicester Mercury Awards

Leicestershire Business Woman of the Year Awards 2018 This blog is all about my biggest achievement so far since launching Ruby & Fi Events. In August 2018 I received an email from an external Events Company that were sponsored by the Leicester Mercury to inform me that I had been nominated for this year’s Leicester Mercury Women ...
Football Parties

Football Parties

Football parties are great for all ages from about 3 years. They are a fun active way to celebrate your child’s party. If the weather is nice and dry it’s a great idea to get outdoors with a few picnic blankets and of course a picnic. Nowadays most sports centres have football packages and this will include ...
Sweet 16 Parties

Sweet 16 Parties

In America sweet 16 parties are massive. Why are they so important? For many families celebrating a sweet 16 party is very special. Girls in America a Sweet 16 birthday celebrates approaching adulthood and is usually celebrated with a large party. For many girls their sweet 16 celebrations will be the most important birthday of their lives. ...
Boho – Festival Party Planning

Boho – Festival Party Planning

Let’s talk about one of the many themes everyone is talking about … Boho – Festival – TeePee’s – Coachella. We have Hen-FESTS, Kid-CHELLA, Wed-FEST, Baby–TRIBE and many more. I love this boho styling as I think it very care free, fun and colourful and always creates such a relaxing atmosphere. This includes using lots of flowers, ...
Behind the scenes of a party planner… TIME!

Behind the scenes of a party planner… TIME!

Being a party planner is very exhausting! However I absolutely love doing it. I find it fun, stress free and enjoyable so for me its so worth it all. Meeting new people and seeing the look on the birthday boy/girls face on the day is just the best feeling. From the minute you make your initial enquiry, ...
Dream Party Package

Dream Party Package

Dream Party Package – So then you have a party to plan. Whether it’s a child’s party, teenager party or an adult party Ruby & Fi can help you. We can plan, design and deliver the perfect celebration for you. Where do you start? That’s the hardest part, do you find a date everyone can make or ...
The Royal wedding

The Royal wedding

The Royal wedding! This week marks a remarkable date within the Royal Family; it is, of course, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding. There is no doubt that the final preparations are being made. The ceremony, which takes place on Saturday 19th May, will be held at Windsor Castle. This is the perfect excuse to join in ...
Peter Rabbit Event – Belgrave Hall, Leicester

Peter Rabbit Event – Belgrave Hall, Leicester

On Wednesday 28th March, Belgrave Hall will be holding a special Peter Rabbit event during the first week of the Easter Holidays! The event will be filled with crafts, trails and story telling inspired by the classic novel by Beatrix Potter. Alongside this there will be a chance to meet some of the animal characters including Tula ...
When Hetal Met Rachel – Winstanley House

When Hetal Met Rachel – Winstanley House

In July, Rachel and I had a our first meet up at Marabel restaurant on Allendale Road, Leicester, She treated me to a cucumber Gin cocktail! How apt! Rachel got in touch with me in June 2017 following a Facebook post on a group called Babies and Bumps. I was asking for people wanting some free party ...
From Petals Party Pieces to Ruby & Fi

From Petals Party Pieces to Ruby & Fi

So then here we go, my first blog on my new shiny website. Am I excited? Too right I am? So people ask me how I got into party planning. 7 years ago shortly after Phoenix turned 1 in 2011 we began getting lots of invites to birthday parties and I noticed that people were still giving ...
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