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Hold The Sugar: A Healthy First Birthday Cake Alternative

hold the sugar a healthy first birthday cake alternative

Many consider the first birthday cake to be a rite of passage into introducing your baby to her/his first taste of sugar. There are many reasons, however, to hold off the sugar for at least a little while longer. Though, just because you have decided to delay introducing sugar to your child, it doesn’t mean that you have to miss out on the popular smash cake photo opportunity and experience. We’ve come up with a delicious no sugar added cake recipe, perfect for your little one and health conscious adults alike.

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Fun Turning One! 5 Unique Party Themes for Girls


Your little lady only has one first birthday party so this is definitely an opportunity to go all out as you celebrate her first year!  There are so many cute ideas and fun ways of celebrating, but we wanted to simplify some of these into 5 unique girl’s first birthday party themes.  We hope that you find something that suits your little one’s style and personality.  We have done the work and included shop links to printables, invitations, decorations, favor ideas and even something beautiful things for her to wear and accessorize with.  Read on to find out what could help you plan of this wonderful event – the only rule is to HAVE FUN!

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Baby’s First Birthday: Must Take Photos

Baby's First Birthday: Must Take Photos{Photo credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder}

Your baby’s first birthday is a huge milestone. While you’re busy planning the theme, gathering decorations, sending out invitations and ordering the cake; it’s so easy to overlook one very important element: the photography. Whether you hire a photographer (a fad that’s becoming more and more common today – as many parents want to capture every moment of their loved one’s big day, but also not have to worry about being stuck behind the camera the entire time) or take photos yourself, the following is a checklist of must-take photos of your baby’s big day!

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