Oh Deer, it’s a BOY!!

Our very good friends are having a baby boy soon and I am so excited to be hosting a bbq & baby shower for Baby Avett Blaine! I am also excited to introduce you to a great designer Love B & P Designs, she made the cutest deer themed invites and is making adorable party circles to match!! Here is a sneak peek!!

 

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I’ll share the actual invite when I get it and the great party circles that I am going to use for cupcake toppers and favor bags! Thanks so much to my new Louisiana friend!!

xoxo, Mama Bird

Carson’s {star wars} Birthday

Carson’s Birthday cake with Yoda (all edible)

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Carson’s 4th Birthday was super fun! I loved making this Star Wars cake. His mom, Heather Machut is an amazing photographer and she took these great pics!

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adorable banner Carson’s mom made with her cricut!

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blow up light sabers and darth vader masks made the table look wonderful

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Star Wars t-shirts for party favors found at Old Navy

Wasn’t this a great party?

xoxo, Mama Bird

Owl {it’s EK’s} 1st Birthday

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My friend Jen’s little girl turned 1! I had the privilege of making her a smash cake as well as cupcakes for her friends and family! 

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How adorable is this photo banner that Jen made!

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Here is the Birthday cake & cupcakes

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Here is the Birthday girl!! How freaking cute is this bday hat?! and HER NAME!!!

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Table scape

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printables via andersruff 

What a great FIRST Birthday!!

Hope you enjoy.

xoxo, mama bird

CARS {2} PARTY ideas!!

With Cars 2 coming out June 24th!!!! I am thinking that this would be a great theme for Jack’s 4th birthday this August. I found Buckets of Grace AMAZING CARS Party!! See her FULL post HERE with all the great details. I had to highlight a few of the fantab details that I am most in love with!

THE CANDY TABLE!!!

Candy Labels – Posh Pixels

Banner – Gwynn Wasson Designs

Checkered Flag Banner and Table Skirt – Race Party Decorations

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 Mrs. Mommy Mogul did this fantab table scape. I love the centerpiece with the monogram.

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Cars 2 racing into theaters June 24th! I can’t wait to take Jack and his buddies!!

xoxo, Mama Bird

Mad Scientist Party

A good friend is planning a  Mad Science theme party for her son and I wanted to gather some really fun inspiration ideas!!
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Pure Joy Events Mad Science Party had my favorite invitation and test tube party favors!!

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Posh Party Cakes had some really, really wonderful “projects” to do for the party! I love it! I am a huge fan of activites for the kids to do and she just gave me the best ideas! I hope I can remember this for when Jack gets older!! Melissa got geyser tubes, instant snow mix, and slime mix from Steve Spangler Science. I also love how she did the slime and the smoke coming down the cake. FUN!!
Just found this cake that Judy over at Party Blog posted. I AM IN LOVE WITH THIS CAKE!!!

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xoxo, Mama Bird

I’m HONORED!!

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Mama Bird is the FEATURED PARTY!!!

Thanks so much to the AMAZING ANDERS RUFF for featuring ME and Jack’s Carnival Party on their fantab site!!

Please pop over and check them out! These girls are so creative! I just love all their party printables. They have everything and can make anything!

I am truly honored to be the FEATURED PARTY!! I can not wait to work on our next project! Ellie Kate’s First Birthday!!

xoxo, Mama Bird

Carnival Party

I got an email today from the wonderful girls of Anders Ruff. They are my go-to girls for all things party!! I love their whimsical party planning packs. I picked out the Carnival theme long before I had the party as I am a crazy planner and had to start gathering all my key elements long before the party! I can not wait to work with them again! They made the planning FUN!! Here are a few shots that really highlight their craft. The PRINTABLES!!
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Water Bottle labels; a red wagon cooler!
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Just had to share a pick of the backyard!

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Cotton Candy Favors

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Candy/Cupcake Table
with a handmade lollipop tree!
The Invitation!!

If you need any party invitations,go visit Anders Ruff  etsy store! Tell and tell them Mama Bird sent ya!!
xoxo, Mama Bird

Percy Jackson Birthday Soiree

percy A good friend’s daughter is having a Birthday and she LOVES the Percy Jackson book series and especially is in LOVE with Greek Mythology. I am so excited to share ideas for this party! Fun and Different!!

Invite: Parchment Scroll written in purple, tied with a gold ribbon. (the Birthday Girl is making them!)

Decor: White, gold & BLUE

Games: Make a sign “Camp Half Blood” for some “Olympic” games

1. Capture the Flag

2. Scavenger Hunt

2. Trivia Game (also printed on parchment looking paper with medals for the winner)

Favor/Craft:

1. Nature Walk at dusk, search for leaves to make Laurel Wreaths for each girl to wear a “crown”. This is the PERFECT time of year!!

Greek Menu: I get really excited about Greek Food!!

Kabobs

Greek Layer Dip w/ pita chips & carrot sticks

Strawberries  (the fav food of Camp Half Blood)

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BLUE cake, cupcakes BLUE punch, BLUE cookies (blue is the color of food that Percy’s Mom makes him for special occasions!!) I used symbols from the book, the trident, a maze and a lightening bolt to make cupcake toppers and cake decoration.

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xoxo, Mama Bird

Lego Cake

Happy Birthday Joey!!

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Joey is obsessed with Legos and so for his special day he and a few friends went down to the Lego Store (I didn’t even know they had one!) and had a blast taking a LEGO class. They even do Birthday Parties! How awesome!! I can not wait to do this for Jack when he gets a little older!!

xoxo, Mama Bird