Katelyn Block, of Chandler, Arizona, channeled her creative powers to craft this party for her 3-year-old son, Hudson. See more of her ideas at domesticcharm.blogspot.com.
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Hudson the Hero is ready to save the day at his party.
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Leap Tall Buildings
Mini superheroes strike a powerful pose in a photo booth made of foam-core skyscrapers with yellow sticky-note windows.
Katelyn used a cookie cutter to take simple peanut butter-and-jelly sandwiches up a notch.
A homemade fondant replica of Hudson the Hero stood proudly on top of his birthday cake.
A superhero party wouldn't be complete without the high-flying wardrobe.
Guests nibbled on fruit skewers and watermelon wedges. (Slice grapes for kids under 4 if you try it at home.)
Originally published in the March 2012 issue of Parents magazine.