Pizza Chef Party • Navy turned 2!


Our little Navy Bean turned TWO! Whoa. We had a family celebration for her and three of her cousins with March/April birthdays. The party was for two boys and two girls, turning 1, 2, 3 & 4! What to do, what to do... A Pizza Party! Mustaches and Bows and Pizza oh my!


My amazing mom, who couldn't be at the actual party, contributed her amazing talents in the form of mini felt pizzas, personalized aprons and little chef hats! Even my "big" niece and nephew received their very own party favors! Thanks Grandma Barbara for making SUCH special gifts for each little chef!
I created printable Activity Place Mats for the Kids to color on while waiting on their pizzas...
A Printable Pennant Red Gingham banner spruced up the entry way to our Home Pizzeria nicely! And, take a look at two of the other Birthday Cutie Pies ... Our family makes adorable people!
Each hat was either given a gingham bow or mustache and each apron was personalized with red paint...
The mini felt pizzas were presented in a white pizza box {from here} with a printable, customized, label on the outside...
Once I had the red gingham theme going, I ran with it with these perfect paper place mats {which I also put inside each felt pizza box}!
Check out the adorable cake my sis-in-law had matched to our theme! And it was GOOD on top of that! Of course, the forks had to match too!
Mustache props made great decorations as well as funny faces for photos!

Red Gingham ribbon, table cloths, paper plates and place mats tied this theme together nicely!
I used one of the printable Pizza Box Labels as a sign for the door, spruced up with a cute red gingham bow. How cute is my oldest niece, displaying her lovingly-made felt pizza and mustache!
Oh the mustache theme... hasn't gotten old for me yet! ;)
I used a red gingham plastic table cloth to create this ribbon garland {so easy! Cut strips and tie}...
Oh my goodness gracious... look at these big 4 year olds! Cousins and Besties...
The Leis Family is filled with very chubby cheeked cuties, and this little guy is NO exception!
There you have it! A perfect theme for two boys and two girls celebrating their big day! I enjoyed co-hosting with the other mommy's/my sis-in-laws to create such a special day for our precious people!

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School/Teacher Theme Baby Shower


I had the honor of co-hosting a baby shower for my sweet Sister-in-Law, Emily. You may remember me highlighting her bridal shower, here! Well, she's on to the next phase of life! And, what better way to celebrate our little kindergarten teacher, than with a school-themed party! Chalkboards, pink cursive lettering, after school "snacks", and pink polka dots galore!
We filled the "After School Snacks" with a sweet chex mix treat made by one of the grandmas-to-be!


Extra large pink balloons and pink tissue poufs made quite the statement!

Yummy finger foods was the perfect mid-day shower menu!

Pink pencils and pretty wrapped books kept the school-theme together on each table setting...

We used maps and globes as extra details...

And, chalk board signs, put in frames, made for darling statement pieces!

Pink flowers, paper airplanes and chalk board signs tied our theme in perfectly!

Each guest was given their own "game kit" that included a sharp pink pencil and 4 activity sheets! From baby shower bingo, to guessing the mama-to-be's belly size, we kept everyone busy and laughing!

We used black gift wrap rolls as table runners and wrote a quote from a well-known baby book on top as decoration...

Each guest received a sweet invite with a book plate to add to a book for the new baby's library! Such a great way to build up the new parent's collection...

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