It can be hard to find activities that both tweens and their parents approve of, so why not have your daughter ring in the New Year at home with a few good friends? With friendship bracelets, facials, fortunes, and fondue, this slumber party will be a great kick-off for the new year.
Activities for the slumber party:
As any parent who has had a group of girls spend the night knows, much on the evening’s agenda (talking, giggling and trying to stay up as late as possible) does not need to be organized. But since this is a New Year’s party, you can incorporate some activities into the night to make it extra special. Here are a few ideas:
Facials Even a tween needs a spa day now and then. The girls can make their own scrubs and masks from a variety of ingredients you can find in your pantry. If you’d like to send everyone home with a party favor, make extra scrub to put in small plastic containers that can be found at places like The Container Store. (Keep the favors refrigerated.) Here are two to try:
Milk and Honey Scrub