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Birthday Spotlight: Kyler’s Preppy Ocean Party

Photos: Grant Miller / The BumpPhotos: Grant Miller / The Bump
Summer's just about here, so Kyler and family celebrated his first birthday with a few preppy sea creature friends! Birthday Kid: Kyler, age 1 Party Details: Argyle accents, an octopus and whales... oh my! Kyler's mom decked out his birthday fete with this modern twist on the traditional ocean theme. Though she's not a professional... read more

Birthday Spotlight: August’s Amazing Animal Cupcakes

Photos: Cassie Guy / The BumpPhotos: Cassie Guy / The Bump
Attention moms of critter-loving kids! Take a look at these too-cute-to-be-eaten DIY animal cupcakes. Birthday Kid: August, age 3 Cupcake Details: August's mom is a pretty amazing sculptor! She crafted these marzipan cupcake toppers -- by hand! -- into colorful flamingos, alligators, snails, ladybugs, whales, mice and more for his science-themed birthday party. Where to... read more

Birthday Spotlight: Sesame Street Party for Three!

Photos: Heather Milroth-Cox / The BumpPhotos: Heather Milroth-Cox / The Bump
...And you thought ONE birthday cake-covered kid was fun? Imagine three! Check out this colorful Sesame Street party for a set of triplets. Birthday Kids: Sarah, Logan and Joanie, age 2 Party Details: This trio loves Elmo, Cookie Monster and Abby Cadabby, so their mom and dad threw them a Sesame Street party with three... read more

Birthday Spotlight: Gorgeous Rapunzel Cake

Photos: Amy Hellmann / The BumpPhotos: Amy Hellmann / The Bump
Let down your hair and check out this truly amazing (homemade!) Rapunzel cake. Birthday Kid: Brynn, age 2 Cake Details: Brynn's family wanted a low-key, at-home party to celebrate her 2nd birthday -- but they pulled out all the stops when it came to the cake! Her grandmother DIY-ed this gorgeous two-tiered tower wrapped with... read more

Birthday Spotlight: Michael’s Colorful Bug Party

Photos: Matthew Richmond / The BumpPhotos: Matthew Richmond / The Bump
No need to fear the creepy crawlies at this birthday celebration! Check out Michael's amazingly colorful DIY bug party. Birthday Kid: Michael, age 6 Party Details: Michael's parents took his love of bugs as inspiration and hung oversized dragonflies, grasshoppers, spiders and ladybugs from the ceiling as decor. His talented mama artfully crafted the hand-piped... read more

Cute Baby Shower Idea: DIY Ombre Tissue Paper Poms

Photo: Icing Designs / The BumpPhoto: Icing Designs / The Bump
We came across these beautiful DIY ombre tissue paper poms from the blog Icing Designs on Pinterest and immediately fell in love. How perfect would they be for a baby shower or a little girl’s birthday party? For the full instructions, head over to Icing Designs.  Plus, more from The Bump:... read more