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Sunday, February 26, 2012

An Awesome 11th Birthday

So I pulled it off....
The party went great! The girls hung out, danced, watched a couple movies, played truth or dare!!!
And I survived!!
No, really they were awesome...they weren't up too late and there was no mess...the best part is, my daughter had an awesome time.

Here's a few pics...








Do you see the branches in the lower right hand corner? That's my Valentine Tree turned Birthday Tree...
I'll post in more detail later this week!



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55 Comments:

At February 26, 2012 at 5:23 PM , Blogger Jenny Melrose said...

Everything looks amazing! I love that you reused your valentines day tree. I specifically remember that tree and I'll remember this one as well. If you get a chance stop by www.thenymelrosefamily.blogspot.com tomorrow for a bloglovin' blog hop.

 
At February 26, 2012 at 5:30 PM , Blogger Sarah said...

I love the streamers up and down the wall and the bunting. Sooo cute!

 
At February 26, 2012 at 5:35 PM , Blogger Lisa ~ The SweetTalk Shop said...

I love the aqua and green!!! Looks like fun was had by all. Looking forward to reading about the tree transformation. HAPPY BIRTHDAY COLBY!!!

 
At February 26, 2012 at 6:03 PM , Blogger Fox Hollow Cottage said...

Happy Birthday to your baby! Love the streamer wall with the banner. Looks wonderful. Have a super weekend =)

 
At February 26, 2012 at 7:08 PM , Blogger Jessica @ Stay at Home-ista said...

I love the party wall with the streamers, pendant banners and if ci=ourse, the candy!

 
At February 26, 2012 at 7:54 PM , Blogger Debbiedoo's said...

How fun! Thanks for sharing with my newbie party. Looks like a great time.

 
At February 26, 2012 at 9:16 PM , Blogger Jenny@daysofchalkandchocolate said...

It's so cheerful and happy! The colors are so pretty and the girls look like they are having a great time! Well done!

 
At February 26, 2012 at 9:19 PM , Anonymous Michelle said...

I love the colors! So cheerful and pretty! :)

 
At February 26, 2012 at 10:30 PM , Anonymous cathy@my1929charmer said...

My invitation must of gotten lost in the mail, Oh, but I'm not eleven! The decorations are so cool, love how you did the streamers, and the banners is so cute. thanks for sharing your creative inspiration over at Sunday's Best Par.tay!

 
At February 26, 2012 at 11:09 PM , Blogger Leslie said...

Very cute! I love the crepe paper streamer backdrop and banner!

 
At February 26, 2012 at 11:49 PM , Blogger Sugarr2518 said...

Love the streamer wall! The candy buffet looks yummy and it looks like fun was had by all:)

 
At February 27, 2012 at 12:17 AM , Blogger Amanda said...

So adorable!! Love the candy bar, especially.
Amanda

 
At February 27, 2012 at 1:43 AM , Blogger Elena said...

Gorgeous! I recently blogged about my daughter's eleventh birthday too (although yours puts mine to shame!) I'm stopping over from the Newbie Party and am enjoying your blog!

Elena
http://acasarella.blogspot.com/

 
At February 27, 2012 at 1:54 AM , Blogger Simone said...

Just what I needed, I am planning my daughters first birthday at the moment. Thank you so much for sharing! Love the banner :)

 
At February 27, 2012 at 1:56 AM , Blogger Trisha Baker said...

So cute. Thanks for sharing at the re-made just right link party!

 
At February 27, 2012 at 12:19 PM , Blogger Becolorful said...

I loved doing these parties. You will never regret the effort you put into it. My eleven year old has now passed 20 and these are great times too but this makes me miss these earlier days. Thanks for linking up to Motivated Monday.
pam

 
At February 27, 2012 at 12:47 PM , Blogger Jill @ KitchenFunWithMy3Sons.com said...

Love this! We have our Kitchen Fun and Crafty Friday Link Party going on now and would love for you to share this! http://kitchenfunwithmy3sons.blogspot.com/2012/02/kitchen-fun-and-crafty-friday-link_23.html

 
At February 27, 2012 at 1:25 PM , Blogger Kimmie @ Sugar and Dots said...

I love the colors! So many parties shy away from vibrant colors- this is so great to see! Thank you for linking up to What I Whipped Up Wednesday! Have a great week, sugar! xo

 
At February 27, 2012 at 4:03 PM , Blogger Pams Party said...

My daughter is about to turn 11 soon. I love how you decorated, it's so colorful!

Pam from http://pamspartyplanning.blogspot.com/

 
At February 27, 2012 at 7:00 PM , Blogger Our Delightful Home said...

Everything looks amazing! I would love for you to Link up at my Linky Party via: oourdelightfulhome.blogspot.com

Mrs. Delightful
ourdelightfulhome.blogspot.com

 
At February 27, 2012 at 8:45 PM , Anonymous okoraf said...

Everything looks great! Happy Birthday to your daughter. My daughter turns 11 in March.

 
At February 28, 2012 at 1:24 PM , Blogger Serendipity and Spice said...

Wonderful! I remember my mom decorating so much when I was little- it made every birthday so special! I can't wait to start decorating for Logan.... he's only 4 months old and I'm already thinking about ideas for his first birthday. :)
Thanks for linking up!
Melissa

 
At February 28, 2012 at 1:43 PM , Anonymous Tenneil said...

Looks fantastic! Making note of the streamer wall for future reference :)

 
At February 28, 2012 at 1:48 PM , Blogger Leslie said...

What a super cute party! Can you please link up to Hoo's got talent tomorrow instead of Hoo are you today over at Night Owl Crafting! Thanks so much!

 
At February 28, 2012 at 8:25 PM , Blogger Tales of a Trophy WIfe said...

I love your streamer wall w/ the banner. It makes the streamers look so classy and cool.

 
At February 28, 2012 at 8:26 PM , Blogger Tales of a Trophy WIfe said...

I pinned it for future reference

 
At February 28, 2012 at 10:36 PM , Blogger Michelle said...

What a fun party! Looks like the girls had a wonderful time!

 
At February 28, 2012 at 11:20 PM , Blogger Kathryn Pepper said...

I love this! I really love the streamers as a backdrop. Thanks for linking up to my Cutesy Monday party!

 
At February 29, 2012 at 2:16 PM , Blogger Lisa @ Flour Me With Love said...

It turned out so cute! I love how you reused the tree...Thanks so much for sharing at Mix it up Monday :)

 
At February 29, 2012 at 4:53 PM , Blogger Jill ~ Jillify It said...

Thanks for linking up to my party at Jillify It!

Jill
www.jillifyit.com

 
At February 29, 2012 at 11:54 PM , Blogger Your Craft Book said...

What a great birthday party your daughter had, I am sure everyone will remember it for a long time, Maureen

 
At March 1, 2012 at 12:45 AM , Blogger Vanessa Barker said...

I love the streamers on the wall. Thanks for the inspiration!
Found you at Sweet Little Gals

Vanessa
ourthriftyideas.com

 
At March 1, 2012 at 10:00 AM , Blogger Tricia said...

Very Cute! I love the streamer wall too! Great idea!

 
At March 1, 2012 at 1:30 PM , Blogger bridget said...

Yay! It's always such a relief when it's over and everyone has had a good time!

 
At March 1, 2012 at 2:30 PM , Blogger ~The Bargain Babe from *Zucchini Summer Blog* said...

Love all the vertical streamers behind the happy birthday banner! I am totally doing that when my youngest turns 2 this spring!

Saw you at Everything But the Kitchen Sink, thanks for sharing! :)

 
At March 1, 2012 at 5:35 PM , Blogger Lisa at Rockland Mother said...

Wow, the party looks like it was amazing! Your daughter must be over the moon in love with you right now! :)

I am a new follower from the Favorite Things blog hop. Hope you'll follow back!

 
At March 1, 2012 at 5:40 PM , Blogger Hani@Craftionary said...

Love it! The banner and background looks so happening
Thanks for linking up at friday fun party
Love
Hani
http://craftionary.net

 
At March 2, 2012 at 2:24 PM , Blogger Melanie @ bear rabbit bear said...

What a fun party! So glad that you shared it at Things I've Done Thursday!!

Melanie
www.bearrabbitbear.com
P.S. I launched a great CD giveaway today if you're interested!! http://www.bearrabbitbear.com/2012/03/ummcan-i-get-zumba-dvd-to-this-review.html :)

 
At March 2, 2012 at 2:30 PM , Blogger Laura@Corner House said...

What a fun party. It turned out so cute and still big girl. Great job.

 
At March 3, 2012 at 12:01 AM , Blogger Katherines Corner said...

Great party and what a perfect way to make happy memories. Happy birthday to your cutie pie xo

 
At March 3, 2012 at 12:03 AM , Blogger Bonnie and Trish @ Uncommon said...

Sooo sweet!! Thanks for linking up with Uncommon! :)

Bonnie

 
At March 3, 2012 at 3:23 AM , Blogger Danielle said...

love the banner and streamer son the wall. So pretty!

Thanks so much for stopping by Blissful and Domestics Blog Hop. I am of course following your cute blog and am now catching up on your bloggy cuteness here. I hope you will come back this week and link up again:>

www.blissfulanddomesti8c.blogspot.com

 
At March 3, 2012 at 11:48 AM , Blogger Christina at I Gotta Create! said...

Fantastic banner and streamers! <3 <3 <3
Thanks so much for linking up!
igottacreate.blogspot.com
"Kiss Me I'm Irish" linky party now open

 
At March 3, 2012 at 2:21 PM , Blogger The Answer Is Chocolate said...

Everything looks fabulous! You did such a beautiful job that the only problem is, how will you ever top this?!

 
At March 3, 2012 at 4:17 PM , Blogger The Shady Porch said...

How fun! I love the decorations and all of the smiling faces! Thanks for sharing at the Rock 'N Share!

 
At March 3, 2012 at 4:39 PM , Blogger Deana said...

Great ideas...Thanks for linking up @CountryMommaCooks…..have a wonderful day:)

 
At March 3, 2012 at 7:10 PM , Blogger Sharon @ Elizabeth & Co. said...

Oh what a fun and colorful party! Thanks for linking up!

 
At March 4, 2012 at 10:58 AM , Blogger Sherri said...

It looks perfect!

 
At March 4, 2012 at 7:09 PM , Blogger Natalie Dixon said...

Such a fun party! Love the repurposed tree! And I've tried to to those twist crepe paper streamers as a backdrop before and it's never turned out as pretty as yours! Thanks for linking up to my party!

 
At March 5, 2012 at 12:39 PM , Blogger Kelly @ Here Comes the Sun said...

I love what you did with the streamers and I love the color scheme that you went with. Great job. Thanks for linking to Fabulous Friday!

 
At March 5, 2012 at 7:45 PM , Blogger Jill ~ Jillify It said...

Hey! Just wanted to let you know that you've been featured at Jillify It! Thanks so much for linking up! Hope you link up again tomorrow!

Jill
www.jillifyit.com

 
At March 5, 2012 at 9:00 PM , Blogger Jenn Erickson said...

What a whimsical and magical event!


It was an outstanding week of talent at Rook No. 17. Thank you for being a part of the creative energy and spirit that gives “A Little Birdie Told Me…” wings. Hope to see you again at this week’s party!

Jenn

 
At March 7, 2012 at 1:41 PM , Blogger Emily @ 52 Mantels said...

Thank you SO much for linking up this fun party!! I just love a good birthday party and this one fits the bill. Every single one of your details is just perfect! I bet it was an awesome 11th birthday for your daughter as well :)

 
At March 7, 2012 at 5:21 PM , Blogger Trish - Mom On Timeout said...

Looks like tons of fun! Thanks for sharing!

 
At March 7, 2012 at 9:45 PM , Blogger Amy said...

Great decor...looks like a fun party!! Thanks for linking to Shine on Fridays!

 

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