Saturday, January 21, 2012

Chloe's Zebra Sleep Over Birthday Party

My sweet daughter Chloe is turning seven this week, so we had a zebra-themed slumber party to celebrate.  Here are some photos to commemorate the event.

Chloe raced  home from school and changed into this zebra outfit to match the decor.  I wish I had some of her style and fashion sense!

 I made my first cake using fondant.  It was made from a marshmallow and powdered sugar mixture that was very easy to work with.  If you have been scared to try fondant, you should try it.  It's surprisingly easy!

The girls got to choose their own toppings to put on the pizza.  In the morning, they had smiley face pancakes with scrambled eggs for hair.

I made little "raquets" out of paper plates and craft sticks that the girls used to bat balloons around to each other.  We also decorated pillowcases and did freeze dancing in the dark with glow sticks.  The girls also just had fun playing their own silly games...until 1 AM!

Happy Birthday Chloe!
We love you.

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Katie @ Wildwood Creek said...

Enjoy your day Birthday Girl! Love the pink and zebra!

Sherry said...

Awww, so sweet! Looks like a fun day! Happy Birthday Chloe!
Sherry's Bees Nest

M Hofer said...

Love love love this!,

Lisa Scibilia said...

How fun!! I love this theme and you are a rockstar that you made that cake!!! I am dying to try something with fondant! Happy birthday Chloe!

Katie said...

This is so cute Suzy!! The fondant turned out great! I'll have to try some! I bet you little lady had a great time!

Heidi Rew said...

Love the party! Great job! I found your blog from the Serenity Now link party! You have instilled a bit of confidence in me regarding fondant. I have been scared to try it! Hope you got some sleep after this! ;p Heidi Rew from PartiesforPennies

Randi~Dukes and Duchesses said...

Very cute ... I love your use of the striped Hershey's Kisses on the cookies. Clever!

The NY Melrose Family said...

I love it! I had seen the zebra cake on pinterest. It came out great. I'm your newest follower. If you get a chance check out my daughter's 2nd minnie mouse birthday party with zebra print throughout. Thanks for sharing!