I love a party! But kids' parties make me very nervous. Knowing that Mary Fowler wants a sleepover birthday party this year, I've been procrastinating a bit.
So, to get me inspired, she and I sat down at the computer and I let her pick some idea pictures. Her birthday is right around Valentine's Day so pink and red were a good starting point. She still talks about the pink and red cake I made for her first birthday party. It was the first time I used fondant icing, and I think the last!
For her 9th birthday, she chose this
My loose plan is to have dinner and cake when the 12 girls arrive. I would love to have a little scavenger hunt on our street with flashlights and some help from the neighbors. Two of our favorite babysitters are coming to help me. Hopefully they'll play a bit before settling in with a movie and popcorn and BEDTIME!
Today I delivered the invitations so there's no turning back now!