1. Have a friend with access to a private playground reserve it for you.
2. Have a friend who makes amazing cakes make amazing cakes. (Bonus points if same friend is a great photographer and can bring her camera!)
3. Send e-vites.
4. Pick up birthday plates and napkins at Hypermarché.
5. Pick up a special wax print birthday ensemble from Bapribap.
6. Borrow a cooler and fill it with frozen Kirene bottles.
super cute single-serving milk cartons that didn’t show up on time cartons of UHT milk for the kiddos.
8. Make a thermos carafe of coffee for the grown-ups.
Oh wait. Only eight steps. But her first birthday was nonetheless a very chill, wonderful event shared with special friends!