Monday, January 16, 2012

Calvin’s Cars Party

To celebrate Calvin turning 2 we turned our house into Radiator Springs and had a Cars party!  I got a lot of the ideas from pinterest including this site and this site.

Here is the invitation.  It was a combined effort of both Luke and me using photoshop and an idea we saw on etsy.

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I used my Silhouette to make most of the decorations, but some of them were just created in photoshop using images I found on Google.

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Of course Little Man didn’t want to smile for us, but here he is sporting his birthday t-shirt.

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I made a “Happy 2nd Birthday Calvin!” banner with chronological month to month pictures from birth to 2.

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Sarge’s Surplus of Sweets was our dessert station.

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I found a tutorial for a Mater Cake, and I must say it turned out super cute!

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Flo’s V8 Café had all the other snacks.

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Ramone’s House of Body Art was the coloring station.

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Then we had our “rest stop” aka bathroom.

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Our party favors were little bags of “Car Parts” or trail mix.

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And here are some pictures of the party.  The birthday boy enjoying his Mater Cake.

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Having fun at Ramone’s.

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Opening all the fun cars presents!  This little boy sure was spoiled :)

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Playing around outside…the weather was really nice, “not too hot, not too cold, all you need is a light jacket” (movie anyone?)

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Rachey Baby who is due 3 days after me also with a little girl! :)

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The party was a huge hit!  Thanks to all our friends and family who came to celebrate with us!!


Jeni said...

Too cute!! Calvin has the best responses to birthday cake of any kid I know. :) I love the pic of you and Rachey!

Laura said...

Cute, cute, cute. Love that Calvin kid.

LCB said...

yea for prego pics! male and female ;)

evs said...

So cute! Calvin is getting so big. And where is your baby bump, Stephanie? We can't wait to meet Baby Girl Hargrove.