10 Tips for Planning a Stress Free Graduation Party

10 Tips for Planning a Stress Free Graduation Party

Now that the snow in the Northeast has melted and the calendar is about to flip to April, graduations and the parties that go with them are right around the corner. Here are 10 tips for planning a stress free graduation party that can make the process easy and FUN! Pick the date early. Whether it […]

The Art of Caricatures

  Although I have worked for Fun Enterprises for over 20 years, I have only had my caricature drawn by a handful of artists. Even during the training process I usually volunteer someone else to be the subject for the artist to work on. Because of this I have very few caricatures of myself but […]

Off Season Pricing for FUN Entertainment

    With everyone trying to keep an eye on finances lately, it’s not uncommon for people to look for off season pricing to save some money. This is a well-known practice in the travel industry, but the idea of looking for a way to save money has also worked its way into the event planning […]

So Long NACA Conference Season 2013 – 2014

Early Sunday morning I boarded a United Airlines flight and headed home from the Minneapolis airport following the NACA Northern Plains Conference. As I balled my jacket up and shoved it next to my head with the futile intention of trying to sleep I realized that another NACA Conference season had come to a close. […]

5 FUN Entertainment Ideas for Graduation Parties

   Graduation parties can be so much fun, especially when you have entertainment that’s a little different. Have you thought about a caricature or airbrush artist? What about a tarot card reader or photo booth? Entertainment brings two things to an event: 1. The experience 2. The personalized gift. Here are some FUN entertainment ideas […]

WTF – You’ll only have FUN when…

This past weekend I got to work with the Fun Artists at Stonehill College’s Spring Weekend 2014. I love the excitement and free spirit college kids have when it comes to having fun. As I watched them participate in the photo booth, henna and airbrush tattoos, I thought…WOW, how different this becomes as we get […]

Wine Charms – A Perfect Wedding Favor

  When planning a wedding, some of the last minute details revolve around how the happy couple will thank their guests. Whether it is a nice saying wrapped tightly next to the silverware, a decorative table seating card holder or a donation to a cause, there are many new and different ways of saying “thank […]

Employee Summer Events – A Day to Remember

When I was young my father’s company summer outing was a fishing trip. My father owned a mechanical contracting company so he employed mostly men but the families were also invited. Even though the spouses and children were invited not many came except for my mom, my siblings and me. The fishing trip was always […]

WTF – The Power of Numbers #BostonStronger

The Power of Numbers – #BostonStronger Over the past week the City of Boston, as well as the world, has been reflecting on the events of last year. The Boston Marathon 2013 was marred by two bombs that not only killed but severely injured many people, eventually putting the city in lockdown before that suspects […]

Working with Suffolk University’s Help Portrait Program

Yesterday, Suffolk University’s Journey Leadership Program posted this video about their Help Portrait Program 2013. This program takes Suffolk University students into an underprivileged community center or school and provide the children with a special photo session. They make make the kids feel special bringing props and services so they can have a personalized gift […]