Hamonious

The Lifestlye Blog of "HaM"

Dr. Seuss Themed First Birthday!

I’ve been so busy planning Owen’s first birthday party that I have not have time for any of my DIY projects or cleaning the house for that matter. I spent all weekend making chocolate covered pretzels, chocolate covered marshmallow sticks, cupcakes, and of course his first smash cake. It was a Dr. Seuss themed birthday. We didn’t go all out like we did for Hunter’s first birthday, but I think we spent a good amount of time trying to make it as special as possible for our last little one. Here are some pictures of Owen’s BIG DAY!!

img_4885

 

img_4894

img_4889

His first birthday cake that I custom ordered from Ralphs. Super easy and affordable. Inside was marble cake with strawberry filling and it was DELICIOUS!!

img_4890

Here’s the birthday boy with his cake! SO precious!

 

img_4949

We had guests write a message for him so when he gets older, he can know all the love he had surrounding him on his first birthday!

img_4887

There is an Asian tradition that I believe comes from Korea where a baby plays a game where his “first grab” of a any displayed objects will give us a glimpse into his or her future profession. We decided to do this and added 8 objects for Owen to pick from. The objects are as seen below. Guess which one he picked?

img_4886

He picked the TAMBOURINE!! (I spelled it wrong above. Excuse this tired mom)

img_4965

Overall, it was a great day and our little man sure had a blast. Thank you to all our family and friends for such generous gifts. He is one lucky little guy! Special thanks to Auntie Tran who helped make the base for Owen’s smash cake!

 

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on June 2, 2014 by in Family and tagged , , , , , , .

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 119 other followers

Blog Stats

  • 81,562 hits
Follow Hamonious on WordPress.com
Follow Hamonious on WordPress.com
Follow Hamonious on WordPress.com
Follow on Bloglovin
%d bloggers like this: