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Top Reasons to Celebrate Your Child's Half Birthday

Not stuck on the latest trend of having another party for your kid this year? Here are five reasons to consider throwing a shindig for your kiddo.

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2. It's too cold for an outdoor birthday party

Even if your child does have a birthday during the school year, if it falls during an especially cold month her party ideas – like going outside to run through the sprinklers – may not be possible. (Or at least they wouldn't be very fun in 10-degree weather.) Swap her regular birthday date for the midway point and your child can have fun in the sun instead of the snow. iVillage points out the half-birthdays are big in cold weather states like Wisconsin. Feel free to borrow the idea from our sister state.

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