Adventures of Hudson’s 6th Birthday Party

I’m excited to share this amazing party by Jenny from Jenny Cookies. It is beyond fun and a dream party for any child that loves the outdoors! She put together this party for her son Hudson’s 6th Birthday. He is ALL BOY and full of adventure. Party activities included hiking, sling shot shooting (swam slingers), wooden snake painting, and scavenger hunts. No detail was left untouched. My favorite pieces of this party include the bait station, fun wooded signs, trail mix, s’more treats, coon skin hats, Huckleberry fin book party favors and all the vintage elements that really made this party special. I’m sure it is one for Hudson to remember.hudsons6thbday-42741They couldn’t fish, but that didn’t stop them from enjoying a super cute bait shop, aka candy bar.  She found this old garden bench for next to nothing at a vintage shop that was perfect for the “bait”.  The bait station was filled with gummy worms, frogs, swedish fish, and eggs, the kids LOVED filling their tackle boxes.

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Vintage enamelware mugs were filled with Hudson’s favorite trail mix.

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Photography: KCB Photography