Party Recap

I had a great time planning my son's 1st birthday party! It was themed Frog Prince and I had a lot of fun incorporating that into the party. For me planning the party was a nice outlet of something to think about besides daily tasks and work.


Party Highlights

  • Best Moment

    Carl digging into his cake!

  • Funniest Moment

    Carl peeing on his dad while opening presents. We hadn't changed him out of his swim suit back into a diaper yet.

  • Most Touching Moment

    Carl loved all the decorations! He couldn't stop looking at them! He also loved playing with all the kids at the party.

  • Best Dressed

    Carl in his special frog shirt :)

  • Desserts

    Cupcakes by Top Tier Cakes. They were layered with several blues and toped with butter cream frosting. Carl had a special cup cake with a frog prince made of molding chocolate.

  • Party Favors

    Prizes were given to everyone for the lily pad toss game. We had frog prince packs of tissues & gummy worms (frog Food)!

  • Activities / Games

    Lily Pad Toss!

  • What People Ate

    We had snacks including frog sandwiches made into caterpillar friends, local fruit & produce and special cupcakes & ice cream scoops.

  • What People Drank

    Lemonade, cucumber & lemon ice water, beer & wine


Party Helpers

  • Top Tier Cakes

    Cake designer

    Amber listened to what I wanted and made it even better! I would highly recommend her!http://www.facebook.com/toptiercakesforalloccasions/info
    (509) 264-3930

  • Grandpa Shorters Gifts


    Grandpa Shorters is the best gift store I have ever been to! And, believe me I have been to a lot of them and all over the country too!
    I found the frog prince napkins, favors and awesome crown cupcake holders there! The watermelon dishes, straws and frog cookie cutter was from there as well.
    I would highly recommend them for all your party & gift needs. There is no one better!http://www.facebook.com/GrandpaShorters
    (231) 347-2603



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    Alex S wrote:

    By labeling the garbage, dirty dishes and sink for dirty glasses allowed for much easier cleanup.

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    Alex S wrote:

    I love thanking the guests for attending any chance I get too!

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    Alex S wrote:

    We put bunny & fish snacks in cupcake holders to make them easy to grab!

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    Alex S wrote:

    We made cream cheese & ham and cream cheese & cucumber sandwiches and then cut them out with a frog cookie cutter. Making then into a caterpillars was sure fun with local tomatoes for the heads and skinny candles for the feelers.

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    Alex S wrote:

    Bubble favors for kids!

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    Alex S wrote:

    You can also see the ice cream we had pre scooped in the little treat cups with spoons already included. We handed them out on platters ready to go! Love no scooping at the party!