Archive for tag 'first birthday'


A Simple First Birthday Party

Last post about Jackson’s first birthday – I swear! I just can’t resist sharing photos of his party, because I shared my inspiration for the party a few weeks ago, and we were so thrilled with how it all turned out. I’m happy to say that we managed to accomplish just about everything we wanted to. The party […]


Planning a Low-Key First Birthday

I’m having a hard time accepting this reality, but Jackson is about to be a year old. How did that happen? I may not be ready to deal with the fact that I’m about to have a toddler, but it’s happening whether I want it to or not. And I’ve been having people ask me […]


Planning Jaren’s 1st Birthday (Dol)

A Doljanchi is a traditional Korean 1st birthday celebration that is a big deal in Korean culture.  What are the origins of the Doljanchi?  Historically, it was common in Korea for infants to die before their first year, so Koreans wanted to celebrate babies who were able to make it to the one year mark. […]


Baby Marker’s Music First Birthday!

I’ve mentioned how much this kid loves music and dancing, and it is no joke. She will dance any and every time she hears music. Of course while brainstorming a theme for her first birthday, music was the obvious choice! I went a little nuts with the DIY and decor. Actually with the whole thing. […]


First Birthday Budget

When I started planning Lil’ Tea Cup’s birthday party, I knew that I wanted the party to be extra special, but also knew that I didn’t want to spend a ton of money. When I started looking on the internet for ideas, I realized that there are just so many ways that you can get […]

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Life is short. Eat Dessert First: A First Birthday Party

Planning Lil Tea Cup’s first birthday was a labour of love. The theme itself ended up being a nod to my dearly departed Grandmother, who always let me have my dessert before dinner. When fellow Hellobee blogger Mrs. Sketchbook mentioned that an ice cream party was a great budget friendly way of having a kid’s party, […]

Happy Birthday Scribble!

Scribble celebrated his first birthday a few weeks ago with a party at our home. We had a wonderful time! Now I’m celebrating being finished with the planning! I shared a few weeks ago our plans for a budget-friendly and stress-free party that was, most importantly, fun for Scribble. We were able to make all […]

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