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clown making ballons for children at family reunion
Part 12: Getting the Party Going with Live Entertainment
Jenny Carson | 01 October
There is no better way to really get your family up and moving than with life entertainment. Or, you can use different forms of live entertainment to hold the
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Family playing tug of war game as family reunion
Part 11: More Family Reunion Games
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Now that ice has been successfully broken, you can engage in a number of other games to get your family moving and the fun rolling. One fun game to play is
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Family playing games at family reunion
Part 10: Family Reunion Games
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Getting The Games Started Congratulations! If you have made it too this point in the planning process, you are ready for the real fun to begin! Let’s recap
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Two guys burying the hatchet at a family reunion
Part 22: Dealing with Family Tensions
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Like I mentioned in the last post, you most likely will have some family members that simply don’t get along too well. Don’t try to be a good Samaritan and try
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baby changing station at family reunion
Part 23: Special Considerations
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Every family reunion is going to involve needing to make special considerations for people with special considerations. You may have an elderly relative that
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families breaking the ice at a family reunion
Part 24: To Assign or Not to Assign Seats, That is the Question
Jenny Carson | 01 October
As I have already mentioned, you might want to consider assigned seats if you have family members that do not get along too well. With assigned seats, you can
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Family reunion planner excited she finally created the perfect family reunion invitation
Part 8: Making Invitations for Your Family Reunion
Jenny Carson | 01 October
With all of the basics covered, you are ready to send out the invitations to your guests. By selecting the right invitations, you will be able to set the mood
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Family reunion airpoirt pickup, with all drivers having same sign
Part 7: Family Reunion Planning: Getting Your Guests to the Reunion
Jenny Carson | 01 October
You more than likely are not a travel agent and are by no means an expert when it comes to planning travel itineraries. Nonetheless, there are a few things you
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family reunion lodging gone bad, bed in hotel supply room
Part 6: Family Reunion Planning: Selecting Lodging
Jenny Carson | 01 October
With the perfect venue in place, it is a good idea to start doing a bit of planning when it comes to accommodations. The type of accommodations you work out
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Family reunion at top of snowy mountain with man dressed for winter
Part 5: Family Reunion Locations: Choosing the Location for Your Family Reunion
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Now it is time for you to start searching for a place to host your family reunion. You will need to keep your purpose and number of guests in mind when
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family reunion planner get organized
Part 4: Getting Organized
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Now that you have your purpose in mind and a guest list in hand, it is time to start getting organized. Using an online family website is a great place to
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Family tree with members playing in tree
Part 3: Planning Your Guest List
Jenny Carson | 01 October
With your goal in mind, you will need to start developing your guest list. This task may sound simple, but it can actually be quite difficult as you will have
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Shy family reunion members at begining of family reunion
Part 2: Family Reunion Ideas - Determine Your Purpose
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Ok, now it is time for us to get started on planning an wonderful family reunion. The first step you need to take is to determine your actual purpose of the
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Family reunion planner planning next years family reunion
Part 29: Family Reunion Planning Recap
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Giving it a Timeline: I realize that some of you may still be a bit uncomfortable with the specifics of the plan that I have laid out before you. In order to
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Man reading very long family reunion survey
Part 28: Family Reunion Survey
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Now that your family reunion is over, it is time to solicit feedback from your relatives. You should already have a pretty good idea of which activities were
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family reunion planner giving away trees at end of family reunion
Part 27: Family Reunion Gifts
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Saying Your Goodbyes: When it comes time for your family reunion to come to an end, you want to make sure each of your family members leaves with a smile on
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kids putting lipstick on sleeping man at family reunion while being captured on video
Part 26: Family Reunion Photos and Video
Jenny Carson | 01 October
With all of the planning you have put into your family reunion, wouldn’t it be a shame if you forgot to catch some of it on film? If your relatives are
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two men fighting over the last hot dog at family reunion
Part 25: Greeting Them With a Smile
Jenny Carson | 01 October
OK, so now it is the big day. You have your games planned, the menu has been organized, and you have made your contact forms. The only thing left to do is to
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Family reunion planner holding misspelled family reunion invitation
Part 9: Finishing the Fine Details of Your Invitations
Jenny Carson | 01 October
Now that you have the basic design of your invitations all planned out, it is time to figure out the fine details. This includes the type of material you use
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Review of MyGreatBigFamily.com
Jenny Carson | 07 September
Similar to our FamilyLobby.com review, MyGreatBigFamily.com just appears to be incredibly outdated. We would recommend looking at others options as they all
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