Garden Theme Surprise Birthday Party

This past weekend we celebrated my moms birthday.  We had a surprise party filled with garden elements for her.

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The table was decorated with a lemon cake, favors and garden tools.

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I made pots with my mother’s initial on it and attached flowers to the front.  Each pot had a packet of seeds in it for all of the guests to take home.

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These are gluten free brownies with toppers of my mothers baby picture.

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My mothers favorite color is blue so to stay with the garden theme and the color blue, I made different candle centerpieces for the tables.  Some were filled with rocks and others were filled with blue water.

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For the food, I used gardening pots to display a lot of the food.  This is a cheese log and crackers that are served on terra cotta saucers.  The silverware was also placed in a pot with a baby picture on it.

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As appetizers, we had fruit, caprese sticks, cheese and cucumber sandwiches.  I put fences with labels in the fruit dip and cucumber sandwiches.

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For lunch we served sirloin sliders which I forgot to take a picture of.  My mom was surprised with other gifts after everyone ate.

We had family and friends to enjoy the celebration and I think that everyone had a great time!

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Comments

  1. Rachel says:

    I love seeing parties for adults! They did a great job, all the details are fantastic! I’ll be linking to this post.

  2. Very Cute! Love all the food displays and little fences.

  3. Rose says:

    Lovely party!!!

  4. Joanna says:

    I love all of the garden details. Especially the the terra cotta as serving dishes and the little fences!

  5. "Jane" says:

    Wow! What a party planner you are! It was great fun and everything looked so “gardeny”. It was perfect!

  6. "Jane" says:

    All the deco was great and so “gardeny” and fun! I love all your ideas. I especially liked the baby pictures on “sticks” and the planters full of food!