Saturday, September 17, 2011

Say What?!

My oh my.

I really can't believe that she is 12 today!

It is crazy how time has flown by. I mean I feel like I am in denial that it has been 12 years since her birth. I remember the first time I held her. She was so alert with her dark dark hair and big round eyes. She is almost a teenager! Yikes!

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She got to have a party today and she wanted an ice-cream themed party with kind of an old fashioned feel, so I did the best that I could.

Here are the balloons that SHE picked out. We didn't even realized what it said on them till we got home lol!

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I took a ton of pictures of the party. It was fun planning and setting up and celebrating her big day! =)

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(Ice cream cups from here)

(popcorn bags from Michaels craft store)

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(paper straws from here)


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(Ice cream cone hat and birthday cake idea from here)

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(DIY cupcake stand here)

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Happy Birthday to my sweet girl!

I am so grateful that I get to be your mother!

5 comments:

Kimberly said...

Fabulous!

Carolyn (Dragon) said...

Looks like a old timey ice cream shop! very fun!

Julianne said...

Looks like you did an awesome job capturing the theme she wanted!!

The last picture is amazing! Magazine-cover quality. Love it!

Shauna said...

OH My! This is awesome.

Arlene (CO Kid) said...

SHEESH! Looks like it was amazing and darn cute! I love the picture of her all silvery. I want to come to your parties!