Hosting a graduation open house and need easy, budget-friendly tips? Use this party planning guide to throw a cheap, nice backyard bash for your graduate! Here are recipes, tips shopping lists for groceries, supplies, decorations and equipment. DIY alternatives save you money and hassle!
Graduation open house menu: Buy enough food for one serving per guest. Shop dollar stores, Aldi's, Walmart, Sam's Club, Costco, Gordon Food Service and Target. Don't fuss with outdoor electrical outlets. Prep ahead, chill or warm, and serve. Here's a cheap graduation open house buffet menu under $100. Graduation open house party planning guide: cheap graduation menu, recipes | Examiner.com
Teachers and homeschool parents, just in time for National Reading Month in March, here’s a month-long menu of alphabet letter snacks. Use these for interactive reading lesson plans. Use Alpha-Bits cereal, letter pretzels, cookies for letter shape. Make character sandwiches using any spread and leave open face. Use pretzels or matchstick carrots for whiskers. For eyes, use Cheerios, spray cheese, raisins, olives, banana or kiwi slices. Make ears, nose and mouth from apple bits, pimentos, pepper pieces, triangle chips or crackers. Use pretzel sticks for legs. For cookie creations, use candy or fruit to make faces. Animal alphabet school snacks: A-Z healthy snack recipes for kids to learn ABCs | Examiner.com
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