Last weekend we celebrated Cullen’s first birthday. Like any big event, it has taken me a week to come down from the high and excitement of party planning, out of town visitors, and a house decorated with streamers. There is actually still one balloon afloat, as if we’re not quite ready to admit that the party is over.
When I first started thinking about his birthday, I found the planning stage to be a little daunting. But a few weeks prior, I jumped in with two feet and never looked back. It was a really simple party, inexpensive and easy to execute. But it was exactly what I had envisioned; bright colors, delicious cake, and a room full of people who love Cullen.
I love seeing pictures of other people’s parties and celebrations, so I thought I’d share a bit from our day. Here’s a look at Cullen’s first birthday party, in photos…nggallery id=’113472′
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