My friend Sophia let me help with her daughter Sela's second birthday party. She chose a ladybug and daisy theme. The invites:
The paper cones are filled with red and black M&Ms, of course!
Sophia found ladybug toys and temporary tattoos for the goody bags, and I helped dress them up.
Sophia had the idea to put spots (felt stickers) on the cups for the juice-too cute! I thought it needed a (glittery) sign. Doing this at 2 am (during an intermission in Nate's teething fuss) I had another of those "should someone stage an intervention for me?" moments. Of course, if they did, I'd want a nice theme and handmade invites.
The gorgeous cake Sophia made, with homemade strawberry and chocolate buttercream.
And several dozen cupcakes, lovingly decorated by various Aunties with fondant daisies.
The beautiful birthday girl in her sweet party dress...
which gave me an excuse to make a paper poppy to dress up her gift: