Karen Reinholt (aka Peppermint the clown) has been writing articles about birthday parties and clowning for Clowns of America International's magazine called The New Calliope since 1996. Just click on each year to read the articles written in those 6 issues.
Bithday Parties Are Year Round Income
Birthday Parties - Party Planning
Talking To The Parent On The Phone
Houston, We Have A Problem Child
Entertaining At Large Parties
Entertaining At Small Parties
Birthday Parties In Public Places
Natalie's Final Birthday
The Impressionable Years
Parties for B-I-G Kids
Happy Holiday To You
Puerto Rican-Style Birthdays
"Elementary" My Dear Watson
Honesty Is The Best Policy
When Things Go Wrong
Let's Get Organized
The "White Lie"
The Birthday Club
Turning Fear Around
F.A.Q. (Frequently Asked Questions)
Peppermint Goes To Malaysia
F.A.Q. (The Sequel)
A 50th Birthday Party
Want A Tip?
The Slow Months
The Living Room Stage
Know When To Say "No"
For The Love Of Children
P.R.O.F.E.S.S.I.O.N.A.L. (Part 1)
P.R.O.F.E.S.S.I.O.N.A.L. (Part 2)
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