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Old 11-17-2012, 09:33 PM   #24
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Re: s/o: You got me excited to skip the birthday party

Originally Posted by misskira View Post
We asked for books for ds2's first birthday. Family insisted he have a party, so I told a few understanding family members to spread the word that he needed books. It worked! Everyone liked book shopping and more books is always good. I even let people know we are thrilled with used books. we dont do big parties either, so this was a compromise.
I went to a party once at the library where we all brought two books to donate, listened to story hour and then did cupcakes outside. It was fun!!
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