Wednesday, December 7, 2011


The invitations...Simple and sweet!
 I  blew up balloons tell I thought I was going to pass out, then I had Jays blow up more!
 I had to snap a couple pictures of Ty before everyone got there.
 I made his shirt and its going tucked away in the cedar chest. It's mostly felt and a few scraps.
 Monster balloon eyes. Felt with a little spay adhesive.
 The eyes are glued one with glue dots....easy to remove!!
THE CAKES!! Mom and I had so much fun making them:) The plan was for the guests to eat the big one and Ty to smash the smaller one. When the time came Ty was just to cranky and tired. He really didn't want anything to do with it. So I let him take a nap while everyone was eating

 I seriously could not have done it with out this lady! Thanks mama for being so great!! I LOVE YOU
Aunt Heather made the ice cream...Hardy tradition. ALWAYS have homemade ice cream.
 Eyes are glued on with the glue gun.
 More balloons! The kids had a blast with them.
 See my Tyger was SO tired.
The punch was green sherbet and sprite.
 Little monster decorations. Just felt and glue!
 Some of Ty's presents...
 Blowing out his candles...with my help.
 Family picture.
Epic Fail with these family pictures. O well we tried.

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  1. His so cute! Love his hair style. Love the cake too!

  2. I LOVE the monster theme party!! I am going to have to tuck that one away. :)

  3. I love homespun birthdays!...They are the most memorable even though they may take a little time to plan and some hard work. Stopping by from the paper mama linkup.

  4. Aw :) I love the monster theme party! He is just too cute!

  5. What an adorable party! I love this! The cake is amazing! And I love the family pictures at the end. Such a sweet boy!

  6. What a cute party! I am now following you and I hope you will follow me back. Would you link up with my Handmade on Humpday link party going on now? You can find it at I look forward to more of your cute ideas!

  7. Great stuff as always!! It's heard to believe a year has gone by. My best to papa Jayson!

  8. Omg!!! Happy belated birthday to Ty!!!!! The little
    Monster theme is sooo cute! You are so creative girl! And those MONsTER cakes!! I can't even believe you made those! WOW! I love the last few tries of the family photo! They are adorable :-) ok im done haha

  9. awww look at his little Mohawk
    Happy birthday lil one! You looked too cute!

    I love the Monster theme party.
    Cake turned out perfect
    I love the colors =D

    ♥ melina

  10. Love Monster Parties! I threw one for my son this past summer and it was a blast. I love all your little eyeball touches and your cakes were amazing! Great job!

    Thanks for linking with What are little boys made of.

  11. Such an adorable party! My little gal is turning one in 2 months and I am beside myself! Of course, I am enjoying the party planning though :) Happy birthday to your little guy!

  12. This is such a cute theme! The balloons, the cake, everything - so cute! New to your blog, it's simply adorable = ) following on bloglovin!


  13. what a fun party! I love the monster theme! so fun! Thanks for linking and sharing!

  14. This is great. I'm already planning my twins' birthday party. It's not until May, but I want it to be great. I love to see how other people celebrate their little's birthdays.

  15. I absolutely love everything! The cakes are awesome. Love the shirt you made for your birthday boy. All of your decorations are adorable!

  16. It's always so fun to see how a person creates a theme for a party and how it comes to be. You had some brilliant ideas throughout the party. I hope his 1st birthday was great, and made for some remarkable memories.

  17. What a fun party! Everything look great!!

    I went to school with a boy named Tyge.

    -Kimberly mom to 3 young men.


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