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Everything is Awesome!

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Once they saw the Lego Movie I kind of thought this would happen.

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It was inevitable that the birthday party would follow.

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So we got to work.

Making costumes for the rest of the family.

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(Got inspired by a great tutorial here.)

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Making favors with vinyl Lego heads from Etsy.

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Making a zebra cake because one kid likes vanilla (Eli) and the other likes chocolate (Fin). (And an edible cake topper from Etsy.)

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And getting everything else Lego-fied.

(Print your own Lego man bunting here.)

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What’s the best way to start off your birthday party day? Bouncing in your pajamas.

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Then it was party time. Calling all master builders!

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Lord Business made an appearance.

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As did a couple of Batmans.

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Of course, there was a lot of bouncing.

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And silliness.

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It wouldn’t be a Lego party without Lego building.

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What pairs best with a Lego movie celebration?  A popcorn bar!

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Joshua taking advantage of the January heat to turn his chocolate chip mix-ins into chocolate coated popcorn.

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Alexander said, “Do you know what I can do when I blow this paper bag up with air and then smash the bottom with my hand?”

I replied, “Wait – is there still popcorn in your bag?”

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A lot of parents friends had fun with hair chalk.

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Tyler was our youngest hair chalker.

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We also made cats to add to Mrs. Scratchen-Post’s cat collection. (Original inspiration found here.)

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Logan and MeMe – friends forever.

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And despite the fact that I missed getting pictures of other friends, family and both of their teachers, I will never forget how happy they were during those 2.5 hours of Lego-filled fun.  Happy Birthday, Wyldstyle and Emmet!

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One Comment

  1. You are seriously the best mom! I love how creative you are and make it so much fun for everyone at your parties.

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