I started planning my sons 5th birthday party 4 months before his big day. I used a number of local vendors and of course etsy! I just was blown away at how beautiful the pictures turned out. We used a professional photographer to capture all of the special moments we were afraid of missing. I am so excited to plan next years party :)
What People Ate
We served PIZZA! We also had a greek salad and pasta salad.
What People Drank
We keep everyone hydrated with WATER! We labeled over 100 waters.
#5 lollipops- Mama Cocoa's Delights located in Bowie, Maryland http://mamacocoasdelights.com/shop/ White Chocolate Robot Lollpops - Mama Cocoa's Delights located in Bowie, Maryland Chocolate Candy Bars - Herhsey bars wrapped invidivually Transformer Cookies- Cookies Gone Glam via facebook https://www.facebook.com/CookiesGoneGlam Cupcakes- I made myself Transformer Cake- Cakes Plus Laurel Maryland
Activities / Games
We had 2 lifesize transformers actually come to the partry and host the singing of Happy Birthday and take a photo with each child.
When it was time for the transformers to leave, my son looked up at them and asked if they were going to go outside and transform. It was priceless.
Cellar Door Photography
I use Cellar Door Photography for all of our Christmas photos and birthday parties. She is a pleasure to work with and the photos are always exactly what I want!
I used Magical Printables after finding them on etsy. They were fantastic to work with. The original idea that I had was not listed on their site and they were happy to help bring it to life. They created the thank you notes, invites, food labels, and candy bar wrappers. http://magicalprintables.com/
Cookies Gone Glam
I was thrilled to work with Cookies Gone Glam. This was my first time using her for an event but, I have now used her 3 times and have referred her to lots of friends currently in the planning party stage. Her work is amazing and she is extremely professional. http://www.facebook.com/CookiesGoneGlam
Mama Cocoa's Delights
My mom actually found Mama Cocoa's Delights after seeing her on the food network. When I visited her shop for a consultation, she was so excited to be able to create something new for me. She did a custom order of the lollipops and I did provide the molds for her. I ordered the molds from Etsy and Amazon. http://mamacocoasdelights.com/