Years before I became pregnant, I knew that I wanted to do a Cake Smash, when my baby turns 1. I originally planned to just photograph it myself, but I'm so glad I changed my mind and hired a professional, because let me just tell you, it was the most stressful hour of my life (ok, not really, but it was a lot of work!).
If you ever think about doing this, my advice to you is to bring a ton of wipes and helpers. :)
Fox's first birthday party theme is going to be "Dr. Seuss", so we dressed him up as the Cat in the Hat and hoped he wouldn't hate us for it later...haha.
Here's my second piece of advice: Do not use fondant for a cake smash. The cake was absolutely beautiful (my mother in law made it), but it was way too hard for Fox to dig in, so we had to help him a
Seeing these pictures just makes my heart explode. I dreamt of this moment for years and years, and some days I still can't believe that this baby is mine...and I certainly don't want to believe that this "baby" is almost a toddler and is going to be one year old in a few days!
I was so sure that he would go crazy over the cake, but surprisingly, he was not a fan at all and very hesitant.
"I don't want this Mama, you eat it!"
"Am I done here?"
I'm so glad we did it and have these pictures forever!
I can't wait for his birthday party, but can I just keep him little for a while longer?