Just Because You Can Buy Your Child A $21K Jungle Gym Doesn't Mean You ShouldDodai Stewart4/18/08 2:40pmFiled to: Kids TodayBaby CouturehoganTopbat mitzvahSpendingspoiled kids2032EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkCNN reports that New Yorker Stephanie Kaster threw her daughter a birthday party recently. The celebration was held at a fondue restaurant and Kaster hired a musical troupe to perform as the Wiggles. There was a four-layer cake and each guest took home a Fisher-Price guitar and a custom CD. The party's price tag? $5,000. Stephanie's daughter was turning 3. The Coach-themed cake pictured at left was created for a 10-year-old's birthday party. Price? $1,500. Meanwhile, there's the appealing/appalling MTV show My Super Sweet 16 and that $10 million bat mitzvah on Long Island. Oh, and magazines like Baby Couture.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.