Start Your Week With A Pop: Mitzvah Links for the Week of November 2

A few Mitzvah, Jewish and/or family-related links to start your week with a pop! An interesting take on Bar and Bat Mitzvah cost by Plan An Event. I love this colorful Mitzvah via Mitzvah Market. Get ready for Chanukah with some AMAZING leggings from Midrash Manicures. Party Favorites is killing it recently with some great articles! Learn about venue minimums …

Start Your Week With a Pop: Mitzvah Links for the Week of October 26

A few Mitzvah, Jewish and/or family-related links to start your week with a pop! Welcome District Mitzvahs! A new blog all about Mitzvahs in the DC-area. Great questions to ask before you book your venue via Party Favorites. Have you thought about having lighting at your child’s mitzvah? Here’s a great list of the different lighting options shared by Mitzvah List. …

13 Tips for a Killer Candle Lighting Ceremony

There are a ton of ways to honor the special people in your child’s life on his or her Mitzvah day and one of the easiest is a candle lighting ceremony. What is a candle lighting ceremony? A candle lighting ceremony is an often included piece in a Mitzvah party. It includes the guest of honor calling up special people …

Start Your Week With A Pop: Mitzvah Links for the Week of October 19

A few Mitzvah, Jewish and/or family-related links to start your week with a pop! An unexpected Bat Mitzvah via the New York Times. 3 unique ways to display escort cards via Party Favorites. An event timeline is crucial to a well executed event. Here are some examples by Mitzvah List. How to add a charitable component to your special event …

Start Your Week With A Pop: Mitzvah Links for the Week of October 12

After a great weekend with a rockin’ Bar Mitzvah party, here are a few Mitzvah, Jewish and/or family-related links to start your week with a pop! An amazing resource for Jewish speeches, both writing your own and hiring someone to do it for you! So many non-Jews deserve thanks for making our temples run so smoothly. I can think of …

6 Reasons Why Mitzvah Catering is So Expensive

A long time ago I read a blog post about the Olive Garden Rule and it stuck with me. I wish I could remember where I found it, but it’s the easiest to understand reason why Mitzvah catering costs will likely be your highest event expense, especially in the DC-area. Let’s walk through 6 typical catering expenses. Food Imagine with me …

Start Your Week With A Pop!

  A few Mitzvah-related links to start your week with a pop! Yes, it’s a lot of money for a Bat Mitzvah, but isn’t your child worth a 1 million dollars? Via Kveller. We’ll talk budgets here later this week! Ethan’s stunning Bar Mitzvah party decor with images by the talented Rachael Spiegel. Tips for a great Mitzvah toast via Mitzvah List. …

Top 5 Reasons to Hire an Event Planner for Your Child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah

Hiring an event planner for your child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah party is totally worth it! It’s likely been at least 13 years since you got married and that was probably the last large party that you’ve ever planned. I’m sure it’s no surprise, but a lot of things have changed in 13 years. For one thing, you aren’t a …