If you can’t get to a tropical island this summer, why not bring the tropical island to you? Put together a tropical island beach party right in your back yard. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
Set the mood with the invitations. Here are a couple fun summer beach party invitations from Invitation Consultants.
Here are a couple tropical party centerpieces and decoration ideas from Martha Stewart.
Create a beach sea shell cake to fit the theme. Graham crackers make great sand, and chocolate can be molded into sea shells.
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Puts me in the mood for a tropical drink on the beach!