The Wilde Olive Blog: First Birthday: Jonah's Pumpkin Patch (decor)


First Birthday: Jonah's Pumpkin Patch (decor)

Monday, October 29, 2012

Thanks for visiting! I love sharing party planning posts... we are definitely a family that loves to party! After you check this party out, if you would like to see how I repurposed some of the party decor for our home this Fall, I would love if you came and took a little tour of our living room! See you there ---> Fall Home Tour | Living Room

I wanted Jonah's birthday party to be a celebration of our baby boy, as well as, a fun fall activity for us and our friends and family. I wanted to create a mini pumpkin patch complete with mini pumpkins, age appropriate games, a photo booth, yummy treats, and lots handmade decor. Every part of the yard had some kind of decor. The mini pumpkin patch had enough pumpkins for each kiddo invited to pick and take home. I used fabric scraps from my collection, my MIL's collection, my mom's and my sister's, plus I bought some oranges and blues to make the pennant banners and add the colors I wanted. We borrowed tables, bought (then sold) some hay bales, used and reused decor from past events and our relative's homes. I was really pleased with how it looked, unfortunately the stress of getting it all set up left me with not so perfect photos! I hope you can get the "feel" of the party through these photos!

There was rain on the day of the party, so I was extremely nervous about having EVERYTHING outside. I set up his cake and a few warm goodies inside. Below you'll see the cake table, a custom made no. 1 (tutorial to come), a year's worth of photos of Jonah, and I chalkboard banner I found on Very Jane a couple of week's ago.
Source List: Jonah's Outfit, Pumpkin Signs were borrowed from Keep Pearl Beautiful and repainted by my sister maggie and myself (chalkboard paint), Washi Tape Cake Topper - Found at Target, Supplies for the one: Joann's, Balloon Idea : Adapted from Pinterest by my sister Maggie
Please ask if you see something you'd like to hear more about! I LOVE planning parties (even if it's super stressful). Worth Every Minute. Jonah LOVED his party!



  1. What a super cute party!! I love the theme and all the decorations! You did a great job!

  2. Right out of a magazine! So great, Stephanie!

  3. What a precious party. You are a very talented photographer!

  4. I don't know whether it's just me or if everyone else encountering issues with your website.
    It appears as though some of the text on your posts are running off the screen.

    Can somebody else please provide feedback and let me know if
    this is happening to them too? This might be a
    issue with my browser because I've had this happen before. Many thanks

    Here is my web blog :: Learn Alot more

  5. Wow that was unusual. I just wrote an very long comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn't appear. Grrrr... well I'm not writing
    all that over again. Anyway, just wanted to say fantastic blog!

    Stop by my homepage check my site

  6. Hmm is anyone else encountering problems with the
    pictures on this blog loading? I'm trying to determine if its a problem on my end or if it's the
    blog. Any feed-back would be greatly appreciated.

    Feel free to visit my web page: Discover More Here

  7. I do not know if it's just me or if everyone else experiencing problems with your blog. It appears like some of the written text on your content are running off the screen. Can someone else please provide feedback and let me know if this is happening to them as well? This could be a issue with my internet browser because I've had
    this happen before. Thank you

    Have a look at my web page best auto insurance companies

  8. I'm really loving the theme/design of your web site. Do you ever run into any internet browser compatibility issues? A couple of my blog readers have complained about my site not operating correctly in Explorer but looks great in Safari. Do you have any advice to help fix this problem?

    Visit my web blog article source

  9. Hey there! It looks as though we both have a interest for the same thing.
    Your blog, "Blogger: Behind the Camera and Dreaming" and
    mine are very similar. Have you ever considered authoring a guest article for a similar website?
    It is sure to help gain publicity to your blog
    (my site recieves a lot of visitors). If you're interested, e-mail me at: Appreciate it

    my web site ... just click the up coming website

  10. I know this if off topic but I'm looking into starting my own blog and was wondering what all is required to get set up? I'm assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny?
    I'm not very internet smart so I'm not 100% sure.

    Any recommendations or advice would be greatly appreciated.

    Thank you

    My blog This Web page

  11. I am new to building websites and I was wanting to know if having your website title relevant to your articles and
    other content really that critical? I notice your title, "Blogger: Behind the Camera and Dreaming " does
    appear to be spot on with what your blog is about yet, I
    prefer to keep my title less content descriptive and based more around site
    branding. Would you think this is a good idea or bad idea?
    Any kind of assistance would be greatly valued.

    Feel free to visit my web-site ... similar webpage

  12. Hi there this is kind of of off topic but I was wondering if blogs use WYSIWYG
    editors or if you have to manually code with HTML.
    I'm starting a blog soon but have no coding experience so I wanted to get guidance from someone with experience. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

    my homepage: Suggested Resource site

  13. Hello! I could have sworn I've been to this website before but after browsing through some of the post I realized it's new to me.
    Nonetheless, I'm definitely delighted I found it and I'll be book-marking
    and checking back frequently!

    Also visit my web page - check my site ()

  14. I am really enjoying the theme/design of your site. Do you
    ever run into any browser compatibility issues?

    A small number of my blog readers have complained about my website not operating correctly in Explorer but looks great in Opera.
    Do you have any suggestions to help fix this problem?

    Also visit my blog post; Highly recommended Internet site

  15. Very good website you have here but I was curious if you knew of any user
    discussion forums that cover the same topics talked about in this article?
    I'd really like to be a part of online community where I can get feedback from other knowledgeable individuals that share the same interest. If you have any suggestions, please let me know. Kudos!

    Also visit my blog post: pr7 backlinks

  16. This is such a sweet party! I love the pumpkin patch theme, so much fun for all ages. And your pictures are wonderful. Thank you for sharing at Inspire Me Wednesday. Featuring you in this week's issue and on Instagram this Wednesday.

  17. What a fantastic and creative birthday party for a gorgeous little boy. Happy 1st birthday Jonah. I love how you have decorated it too. Stunning. Thank you so much for linking up to Share With Me #sharewithme

  18. What a fabulous party! Beautiful job on every detail for your beautiful baby boy!

  19. Love the pumpkin patch! We're having a princess pumpkin party for my daughter this October and will be adapting your idea for her theme. Since it's a Disney Princess Palace Pets party, we'll pretend the pets have hidden Cinderella's slipper in the patch and the children will each get to find it. Thanks for your inspirational post!

  20. Make a point to peruse Pinterest for kids party thoughts. You can complete a particular inquiry is you have just chosen your topic or you can look for something like "young ladies birthday paty" or "kids birthday party."kids birthday parties

  21. dau thong do han quoc từ xưa đã được xem là dược liệu quý, vỏ của cây thông đỏ chứa nhiều hoạt chất có tác dụng hỗ trợ điều trị ung thư.viên uống dầu thông đỏ hàn quốc là một loại tinh dầu vô cùng quý hiếm được chiết xuất 100% từ lá của cây Thông đỏ có tuổi thọ trung bình từ 100 đến 200 năm. tinh dau thong han quoc có chất chống oxy hóa cao, có tác dụng điều trị đến 170 vấn đề liên quan đến sức khoẻ như: huyết áp cao, cholesterol cao,… Ngày nay, với sự tiến bộ và phát triển từ y khoa, các nhà nghiên cứu đã cho ra đời tinh dầu thông đỏ dưới dạng viên nang, một giải pháp tăng cường và cải thiện sức khỏe vô cùng hiệu quả. tinh dau thong đỏ giúp hỗ trợ điều trị chứng đau đầu, viêm thần kinh tọa, đau dây thần kinh, bị tê liệt tay chân và rụng tóc ,tăng cường khả năng miễn dịch của cơ thể.Ngoài ra, sản phẩm còn giúp hỗ trợ ngăn ngừa sự sinh trưởng và giảm tác hại của chất phóng xạ của tế bào ung thư như: ung thư gan, ung thư dạ dày, ung thư vú,….tinh dầu thông đỏ còn giúp hỗ trợ điều trị yếu sinh lý ở cả nam và nữ, giúp cải thiện chu kỳ sinh lý của nữ, điều trị bệnh tim mạch, xương khớp và tai biến mạch máu lão, làm đẹp da, giảm cân, ngăn chặn sự chảy xệ hoặc lão hóa da.

  22. Generally I do not learn the article on blogs, however, I would like to say that this writing-up really forced me to check out and do it! Your writing taste has been amazed by us. Thank you, very great camera


Leave us a message or a question!

Powered by Blogger.
Theme Designed By Hello Manhattan

Your copyright

Copyright Stephanie Clark 2019