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It's my party and I'll cry if I want to...

I'm pretty sure you're not supposed to cry at your birthday party but Ty certainly did!! 

 He actually got two parties! One in Erie, and one at home in Utah. What a spoiled little kid! I didn't have as much time to prep for the one in Erie but I did take a ton more pictures! Sorry! Oh well. I'll share what I have and tell you the stories to go with them. :)

Cathy got a cuper cute cake for Ty! She ordered a big one for every to eat and the bakery she got it from made us a smash cake for free! Isn't it darling?!

This is the little set up I made for him to smash in! We decided to do it outside so we didn't have to worry as much about clean up. We had no idea how much he would or wouldn't eat, so we decided we'd rather be safe than sorry. Do you like it tho?? I made the blue hanging things all by myself with some fabric strips. I think it turned out cute!

What a cute face! I love him. This is before.. 

And this is the after... 

Cake doesn't go in your toes silly boy!!

Ty actually shares a birthday with his beautiful Auntie Ali! She loves it. ;) They had a lot of fun sharing the smash cake! hahaha

He was actually crying cuz she smashed it a little more. hahaha. It was adorable. 

And then daddy picked him up and took his away from his cake so he cried. hahaha. Also very adorable. 

So mommy got him all cleaned up and brought him back outside so naturally he had to climb in to the pool!!! (Where's that annoyed emoji when you need it...)

We changed him again and he got to go on a wheelbarrow ride with Ali. I told you he loves that thing!

Here we are opening presents from all our family out there! They were so generous and kind and he LOVES those toys now. They are definitely his favorite!!

This is the aparty we had for him back at home! We did a sports theme so there were basketballs and baseballs and footballs everywhere. And hotdogs to eat! Yummy!

This is the hall of fame I made with pictures of him through out the year. These are actually the photos I posted on instagram for when he turned each month. :)

This is the little subway art poster I made for him. :) It was fun! In case you can't read it... it says 

Tyler Craig Smith - My 1st Birthday!!
I weigh 19lbs 9 oz. I am 2 ft 4 in tall. I have 0 teeth (my tootheless wonder!!)
I LOVE - the dishwasher, looking out windows, being outside, bear crawling, emptying cabinets and drawers. 
I CAN climb up and down stairs, throw balls, shake my head yes and no, stand all by myself. 
FAV FOODS - veggie straws, cheerios, milk, mommy's food. 
FAV TOYS - Balls, measuring cups, noisy things. 
FAV BOOKS - Brown Bear, Ten Playful Penguins, Where the Wild Things Are
NICK NAMES- Ty Ty, Tyrone, Baby Ty, Stinker. 

These are the birthday cakes grandma made for Ty!! They were Delicious!!!!!!!!!

This is the only pic we have of his cake smash in Orem. No worries tho. He REFUSED to touch it! hahaha. Not even once. Just cried like crazy. It's prolly my fault cuz I didn't do a very good job feeding him that day cuz I was busy setting up for the party, but oh well. At least he got one good cake smash!!

Ty's favorite present is his basketball hoop!!! Now that he can walk, all he does downstairs is put the ball in the hoop! So cute. 



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