Forest Animal Themed Birthday Party

by Kelly Ladd Sanchez

Forest Animal Themed Birthday Party

Turn your child's party into a woodland wonder with s'mores, fuzzy masks and a surprisingly easy owl cake!

Sweet treat
This owl cake is a hoot (and surprisingly easy to make).

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Have each of the kids decorate a birdhouse with paper, buttons, and felt.

These felt leaf garlands will get everyone in a woodsy kind of mood. ($19 each;

As each child walks through the door, hand him a mask to wear and let the animals go wild. ($56 for a set of seven;

Entice your guests with this DIY paper-bag hand puppet and free tag (download available at

Fill a takeout box ($0.60; with s’more fixings. Wrap with twine and add a free tag (