T W O Infinity and Beyond

My oldest just turned the big •T W O• On May 10! I still can’t get over it. Two has definitely been even more emotional than one was for this mama. Like, how are we already half way to school, talking like crazy, learning new things by the day, and just becoming a little human. While I can’t wait to see the person he grows up to be, my heart just aches at the thought of him growing up.

I had SO much fun planning his party this year. I’m really soaking up all the birthdays I get to still pick the theme. I struggled with the theme for a while. Originally, it was just going to be plain old Toy Story, which really didn’t thrill me. It feels like a very popular theme right now with the new movie coming. Then, one day it came to me, he is really just obsessed with Buzz Lightyear, like sleeps every night with three, yes three, Buzz Lightyear toys. If you don’t follow toy story, Buzz is a space ranger toy, and his phrase is “to infinity and beyond.” Boom. There it was. “TWO infinity and beyond.” Literally couldn’t think of a more perfect theme.

Then came the actual planning, and it was actually tougher than I expected. There’s not much just buzz Lightyear decor out there, or if it is it’s pretty corny. Here’s what I came up with!

Trent Alan Book- Hooray Heros

Use CODE HOORAYBDAY15 for 15% off!

Candle- TheCraftyPair

Cake- The Cake Company of Canyon

Cake stand-Hearth and Hand by Magnolia -the original is sold out, but here’s cupcake ones!

Rocket- Cupcake Stand

Cupcakes-Cutie Cakes

Kids Table- 6 wood pallets, 2 stacks of 3 stacked together with a piece of drywall on top! Tablecloth and craft paper, crayons for kids to color! My original plan was to have the plates, cups, goodie bags here-but West Texas wind didn’t allow that!

Cookies- The Cookie Patch


Dad Buzz Lightyear shirt- Amazon!

Space ranger mom shirt-Carolina Magnolia Designs

Boys shirts-Mamaandmeshop2

Other Details:

Star plates/rocket cups for kids-Ellie and Piper Co

CODE LIVINGSPUNKY for 20% off your next order!

Buzz Lightyear invites/thank you cards- BelovedDesignsbyMary on Etsy!

This party was so much fun! We loved every minute of celebrating our sweet boy, Buzz Lightyear style! Stop growing so fast, sweet boy! We love you so much Trent Alan!

Pictures-Wildflower Bloom Photography by Shae Young


My name is Chelsie Overgaauw. Born in New Mexico, grew up in California, and now living my adult life in Texas. I am a 26 year old stay at home {new} mama to my sweet boy and I am married to my best friend. I have experienced a lot in life already, good and bad, and have a lot more to experience. I am a lover of cooking, writing, photography, and design. Follow along to learn more.

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