First Birthday Party

Get the video camera charged. You won't want to miss a minute of this celebration. Learn how to schedule the party so Baby will be bright-eyed for guests, check out these great gift ideas, plus cake ideas your baby will love to smear all over his face. Happy first birthday, Baby!

Banner Birthday Party

A crafty mama took inspiration from a garland of fabric banners for this sweet celebration.

This Unicorn-Themed 1st Birthday Party Is Definitely the Stuff of Dreams

Unicorn food, decor, and outfits made this first birthday party a fantastic sparkly bash.

You Have to See This Adorable Taco Bell-Themed First Birthday Smash

There's a sweet story behind the choice of tacos over cake for this adorable little girl's first birthday party.

First Birthday Keepsakes and Traditions

Creative ideas from CHILD readers who made special mementos and memories with their kids.

Survival Tips for a First Birthday Party

It won't matter to your baby whether you throw a catered party for the neighborhood or just have the grandparents over for pizza. How much you do is up to you -- do only what feels fun and festive, and cut back if you get stressed out. Here are some tips to get you through this event.

Anne Hathaway Is Every Mom Overwhelmed by the Pinterest Pressure of Planning a First Birthday Party

The actress admits she made the mistake of checking out other people's first birthday parties online while planning her own son's #neveragain.

Checklist: Planning Baby's First Birthday Party

If your baby's first birthday is fast approaching, consider the following factors when planning the party.

Baby's First Party: 5 Ways to Make It Special

Admit it, this day is more for you than for him. Here are some tips to help make it special for the whole family.

Flying Over the Rainbow Party

Use this rainbow-themed first birthday party guide to plan a colorful event for your little bird!

You've Never Seen a Baby This In Love With a Smash Cake

Watch this baby go face first into his smash cake, and then just go nuts over its blue deliciousness.

This Baby's Smash "Cake" is Every Nutella-Lover's Dream

Anyone who is a fan of Nutella will be reaching for the nearest jar after seeing the sweet photos of this baby's indulgent birthday treat.

This Baby's Snow White-Themed Smash Cake Photo Sesh Is a Dream Come True

A Disney superfan mom crafted a princess dress and baked an apple cake for her daughter's precious first birthday photo shoot.

Look Who's Turning 1

Celebrate this major milestone with an intimate gathering of friends and family.

The Cake Zooey Deschanel Baked for Her Daughter's 1st Birthday Was an #EpicFAIL

"I should have given her a cheesecake," Deschanel lamented.

A Boy and His Boxes Party

The cardboard creations at this bash were a big hit with the birthday boy and his friends.

See the Adorable First Birthday Party Tess and Nick Holliday Threw for Their Son

The mom and model celebrated her younger son Bowie's first birthday with a precious fruit-themed party. See the adorable photos from the celebration.

Photographer Recreates Newborn's Harry Potter Shoot For Baby's 1st Birthday

Watch as this family re-creates their daughter's Harry Potter themed newborn shoot for her first birthday--it is magical.

5 Ways to Give Back With Your Baby's First Birthday

While there's nothing wrong with lavishing your little one on her big day, this occasion is also a great opportunity to give back. Here's how.

This Baby Had an Epic Philly Food Smash for His First Birthday, Yo!

Instead of the traditional birthday cake, little Matthew celebrated his first birthday with all the iconic foods of Philadelphia.

Mom's Accidentally Pornographic Baking Fail Is the Best Thing You'll See All Day

She was trying to make cookies in the shape of a number 1 for her son's first birthday, but the end result was more bachelorette than baby party.

This Baby's Smash Cake Is Every Nutella-Lover's Dream

Anyone who is a fan of Nutella will be reaching for the nearest jar after seeing the sweet photos of this baby's indulgent birthday treat.

Exclusive: See the Adorable First Birthday Party Tess and Nick Holliday Threw for Their Son

The mom and model celebrated her younger son Bowie's first birthday with a precious fruit-themed party. See the adorable photos from the celebration.