Monday, July 11, 2011

Dallin’s Birthday Party

After Dallin’s baptism, we headed out to Nana and Grandpa’s house for a little birthday fun.  We started out the event with some yummy treats. (Cheesecake cupcakes, oreo truffles, and sugar cookies on a stick, = yum, yum, and yum!)
Then the kids went straight to the best part of the party – swimming!
After swimming for a while – we opened the concession stand:
Isn’t it cute?  All thanks to the create talent of my friend Mandi! We served popcorn, hot boiled peanuts, cotton candy, and lots and lots of candy!  It was a big hit!
After gorging themselves on their “purchases” from the concession stand,
They played a few relay races:
Sponge, sponge, squeeze:
And even a little soccer.
And then it was time to head back to the pool (more on that tomorrow).IMG_9291
After a little dip in the pool.  It was time for Hawaiian Shaved Ice!!!
I think we had enough flavors, don’t you?
And then of course we came to the moment that Dallin had been waiting for – PRESENTS!!!
Thank you to everyone that came and for all of Dallin’s special gifts.  It made his day so very special!


minnieshuler said...

Good memories

Morgan and Holly said...

Kathryn! I LOVE all those decorations! What a cute theme/idea!

Laurel Shaw said...

LOVE Dallin's face in the cake! but i want to see the after shot!!
It looks like we missed one fantastic party!! Everything looks so good! You hit a homerun girl!!

Cassie said...

I am so sad I missed the after party!! Especially the Hawaiian Shaved ice! I do love me some Tiger's Blood. Duh..... Winning!

Mandi said...

Katheryn, YOU had all the ideas... I just helped. You were the creative genius. I loved it, everything was adorable. Thank YOU for including me. I had a great time just hanging with you. Dallin was so cute all day long. He really is a sweet boy. Glad his birthday was everything the 2 of you wanted it to be.

Brittany M. Geiger said...

Holy cow! You're amazing!