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15 birthday traditions you can start on year one

June 3, 2016

Birthday traditions are so special – they feel so unique to your family, and are what kids remember when they’re all grown up! There are lots of special traditions you can start right at your baby’s very first birthday, although it’s never too late to …

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15 Birthday Traditions to Start on Year One - Though it's never too late to start!

30 Easy Ways to Make Your Child’s Birthday Special

January 15, 2016

Confetti photo by Rachel McGinn Photography I’ve been working in the birthday business for quite a few years now – it’s been my full-time job to think about, design for, and write about birthday parties every single day. All this time, the one word about parties that comes up …

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30 Easy Ways to Make Your Child's Birthday Special

{one pretty pin} Birthday wishes

June 8, 2014

This is such a lovely birthday tradition idea! Have each guest write a wish on a small card (these say “I wish, I wish with all my heart…” at the top) and tie their wish to a candle. Put the candles in the cake before …

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First birthday wishes - each guest ties a note to a candle

{one pretty pin} Confetti

January 13, 2013

This is how a birthday should feel! This gorgeous photo – by Rachel McGinn Photography – just plain makes me smile. : ) Featured pin • Original source: Rachel McGinn Photography • Pinned to: Birthday Traditions

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Pancake pops (a.k.a. pancakes on a stick!)

November 26, 2012

Seriously. Is there any food that can’t be made more fun by putting it on a stick?! Melissa of No. 2 Pencil had the brilliant idea to make pancakes on a stick, and I think they’re just the most adorable thing. These would be so …

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{one pretty pin} Birthday train

November 25, 2012

It’s my birthday today. : ) Maybe it’s because of the business I’m in, but I often think about what birthdays were like for me as a kid. Growing up, my birthday cake was always the same: angel food cake with strawberries and Kool Whip, …

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Birthday cake pancakes

November 2, 2012

I love birthday traditions! I grew up with quite a few to look forward to – just simple stuff, such as having special plates that were only used for birthday cake. And, no matter what, my birthday cake topper was always a train. It’s these …

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A little Etsy shopping: Cupcake stands

August 12, 2010

I love the idea of starting a family tradition by using a special cupcake or cake stand for birthdays! Any of these beautiful choices from Etsy would be little work of art under your dessert. 1. Periwinkle cupcake stand by Jadeflower 2. Set of 3 …

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