3rd Birthday Party Theme: Goldie Turns 3!

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So I may be a little tardy in sharing this party, but I had to show you one of my favorites from the year. It’s my granddaughter Goldie’s 3rd birthday party! I love a good party theme and I love a challenge so when I asked this little birthday girl what kind of party she wanted, I was so excited to get her input. Then she said “fruit!” Goldie wanted a 3rd birthday party theme of fruit. Okay, I said! Let the challenge begin. And boy, was it fun to plan.

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We set the party in the backyard and filled the grass with tall and tiny colorful picnic benches. The kids and the parents all had the perfect place to sit.

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I hung paper fruit from the umbrellas overhead and set stations below for kids to sit and listen to the children’s band play later in the day.

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We served up sweet fresh fruit ice pops and actual fruit too – in a farmer’s market-style shopping area for the kids.

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And what’s a 3rd birthday party without oodles of activities?!

Balloon animals and face painting are always a hit. This day was no exception.

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The band rocked the house and kids loved every minute of it. And of course I loved every minute with my sweet Goldie. My son and daughter-in-law’s family is growing so quickly. Soon I’ll have more birthday parties to plan.

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For dessert, cookies and rice krispie treats shaped like fruit were fan favorites. We hosted an entire dessert bar themed accordingly with berry cakes, fruit-themed cake pops and cookies to take away too.

3rd-birthday-party-theme-12 3rd-birthday-party-theme-13 3rd-birthday-party 3rd-birthday-party-theme-14 3rd-birthday-party-theme-28 The day was such a blast. I know Goldie loved her party but I don’t think anyone enjoyed it as much as me! She’s my favorite client yet 😉

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I can’t wait for the next birthday I get to plan. Happy Birthday Goldie!!

xoxo,

Mindy

Images by Amy and Stuart.

Creative Partners: Kids Rentals: Teak and Lace, Flowers: Mark’s Garden, Speciality Rentals: Revelry Event Design, Catering: Kitchen for Exploring Foods, Rentals: Town and Country Event Rentals, Pop Cart: Popsicle Cart Co, Balloons: Wild Child Party and Supply, Party Planner: Mindy Weiss Party Consultants