Zoey’s First Birthday Party


My sweet baby girl turned one years old on October 31, 2013. We celebrated with a huge party and here are all the deets:

  • Happy 1st Birthday, Zoey! (And a letter to my daughter) Zoeycupcake1

    It’s Halloween!!  For most people, this day means fun costumes, trick-or-treating, candy and ghosts.  For me, it means that it’s my baby pumpkin’s birthday!   A letter to my daughter on her first birthday: My sweet Zoey Grace, It’s only been 365 days since you entered my world but you have managed to turn it upside down (in a ...

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  • Zoey’s 1st Birthday: (faux) Chalkboard First Birthday Sign chalkboard1

    Zoey’s first birthday party was this past weekend!  We had so much fun celebrating our little spunky Zozobean.    She is so lucky to have so many friends and family who love her so much.  Planning her birthday party was like planning a small wedding because we had to think of caterers, entertainment, photography and decor ...

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  • Zoey’s 1st Birthday: Custom Temporary Tattoos tattoos1

    The theme for Zoey’s first birthday party was “xoxo, zozo”, which probably doesn’t make much sense to you if you don’t know us.  The weeks leading up to the party, I was racking my brain trying to come up with a fun theme that fits Zoey, but honestly, at one year old, she doesn’t really ...

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  • Zoey’s 1st Birthday: Fun Rice Krispy Treats ricekrispies_xo7

    Like I mentioned in yesterday’s post (whoa! blogging for two consecutive days!), the very loose theme for Zoey’s birthday party was “xoxo, zozo”.  I was trying to think of ways to incorporate this into the decor and food.  I had ordered online a bunch of those huge silver metallic alphabet balloons that spelled out “XOXOZOZO” as one ...

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  • Zoey’s 1st Birthday: Other Party Details xo1

    Here are a few other party deets from Zoey’s first birthday.   I tried to re-use a lot of decorations and gathered things from around our home to use for the party. I actually didn’t have to make a lot of the decor, so it saved me a lot of time and money! I made this ...

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