Birthday Preparations #3

Birthday Preparations #3

It's birthday time again, Lulu turns 3 this week and Oli 6 next week.  I've been busy making little bits and pieces for parties which started with more cupcakes and mini birthday crowns for Lulu...

I made some more of these sweet crochet crowns after they went down well at Christmas for Lulu and her little friends using this pattern. It's been a bit frantic trying to find time to do everything as I've had a couple of orders to complete too and it's our wedding anniversary this week (my eldest reminded me today!). I also made another couple of batches of mini cupcakes for Lulu to take to her toddler group I used the same recipe as last year and decorated them with a blob (technical term!) of butter icing and some jelly sweets.



One of her favourite birthday gifts; her hero of the moment 'Mike the Knight'...



This is a typical face from Lulu who at 3 is a whirlwind of energy and excitement but also feisty, kind, generous and sweet and who makes us laugh everyday!

Happy Birthday Lulu we love you loads...


Bye for now. Em xx

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Comments (6)

  • Ana


    27 June 2012 at 13:05 |
    She is so cute!! :) Congratulations on all the birthdays!
    • Lululoves


      27 June 2012 at 17:40 |
      Thanks Ana :)) xx
  • eskimo*rose


    27 June 2012 at 21:10 |
    Oh my, she is adorable, love that squished up nose face! Its my big boys 9th birthday in 2 weeks ... so busy at this time of year, a birthday thrown in just tips me over the edge!! ... although having said that I don't have to make that much effort and 9 year old boys don't really appreciate cute homemade gifts and pretty decoration!!
    Em x
    • Lululoves


      28 June 2012 at 21:41 |
      Thank you - I know exactly how you feel, I hope your son has a lovely 9th Birthday, my son is just the same - happy to run riot with his friends for the day :)) x
  • Bruna


    27 June 2012 at 23:38 |
    She and her crown are so lovely ;) And the cupcakes look delicious!
    Happy Birthday Lulu!
    • Lululoves


      28 June 2012 at 21:38 |
      Thank you - The cupcakes went down very well, but not before I'd 'sampled' a few myself! ;))