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Happy 7th Birthday, Suri Cruise!

04/18/2013 at 10:00 AM ET

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Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes‘s little girl is growing up!

Suri, here on her way to an Easter party in N.Y.C. on March 31, turns 7 today.

And the fashionista-in-training has a lot of milestones to celebrate.

Not only did she start first grade at a new school, but she also tried out a new hairstyle — super short bangs!

On Wednesday, Cruise called into Ryan Seacrest‘s KIIS-FM radio show and the actor discussed his plans for Suri’s birthday celebration.
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Happy 1st Birthday Samuel Affleck!

02/27/2013 at 10:00 AM ET

Samuel Affleck Turns 1

Look who’s growing up!

His father Ben Affleck (here with his little man in Beverly Hills on Jan. 25) may have won another Oscar (this time for Best Picture), but it’s Samuel‘s recent milestone — he turns 1 today! — that has his family abuzz.

Two days after his parents wrapped up a whirlwind awards season, the tyke headed out with mom Jennifer Garner and big sisters Violet, 7, and Seraphina, 4, to a Brentwood, Calif. toy store Tuesday.

Not sure what cool playthings the family picked up, but we’re positive Samuel’s birthday party will be a homey, low-key affair befitting the Garner-Affleck clan.
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Samantha Harris’ Daughter Josselyn Turns 5!

09/20/2012 at 11:00 AM ET
Courtesy Samantha Harris

Happy birthday Josselyn Sydney!

On Sunday, Sept. 16, Samantha Harris broke out the balloons to celebrate her daughter’s fifth birthday with an extra-special backyard bash.

“I can’t believe Jossie is already 5! It feels like it was yesterday when I announced I was pregnant with her live on Dancing with the Stars,” Harris tells PEOPLE exclusively.

Combining two of the birthday girl’s latest faves into one eclectic celebration, the festivities included a sweet Rapunzel tiered cake with a vanilla and chocolate swirl base topped off with red velvet and cream cheese frosted layers.

“We did a mash-up of Disney princesses and Nickelodeon’s Fresh Beat Band,” Harris shares of the big day.

“We had a Tangled-themed cake and table settings with a bouncy house that had all the Disney princesses on it with music from the kids TV show The Fresh Beat Band cranked up in the background. Josselyn was in heaven.”
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Great Ideas! 17 Cool Birthday Cakes That Will Make Kids Squeal

09/20/2012 at 10:00 AM ET
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Actress Selma Blair had a little trick up her sleeve when it came to diving into son Arthur Saint‘s first birthday cake on July 25. Not only did she top it with adorable dachshund and Winnie the Pooh figurines, but she also added three blueberries.

“By adding some blueberries, I managed to avoid a baby sugar rush. He went only for the berries,” she Tweeted along with a photo of the cool cake.

Having an unforgettable cake that dazzles and tastes delicious is easier than you think! We’ve rounded up inspiring kid-approved confections, from Hollywood’s fancy treats to easy how-tos from top baking bloggers!

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Martha Stewart Hosts Granddaughter Jude’s First Birthday

09/19/2012 at 03:30 PM ET
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Who better than to throw the perfect party than Martha Stewart?

In March, the doting grandma put her superb taste to the test as the host of her granddaughter Jude‘s first birthday, held at Perry St. in Manhattan.

Owned by family friend Jean-Georges Vongerichten, the modern eatery set the scene for the whimsical celebration that toyed with a stuffed animal theme stretching from the adorable centerpieces to the personalized placemats.

Outfitted in a beige silk skirt and a gray jersey tank top, the birthday girl arrived with mom Alexis, who dressed the part in her own beige satin number.

“Mother and daughter beamed as they entered the restaurant and saw the decorations for the first time,” Stewart recalls in the October issue of Martha Stewart Living.
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13 Cool Birthday Cakes to Make Kids Squeal

07/11/2012 at 02:00 PM ET
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For son Cree Hardrict’s first birthday on June 28, Tia Mowry Hardrict worked with celebrity event planner Mindy Weiss for an adorable Elmo-themed bash. “Elmo has been Cree’s traveling buddy since he was born,” the actress and star of Tia & Tamera tells PEOPLE. Along with tacos and snow cones, the party highlight was a spectacular gluten-free vanilla cake with chocolate chocolate-chip filling by Cake Divas that was enjoyed by guests like Cree’s aunt Tamera Mowry-Housley.

Luckily, having an unforgettable cake that dazzles and tastes delicious is easier than you think! We’ve rounded up inspiring kid-approved confections, from Hollywood’s fancy treats to easy how-tos from top baking bloggers!

VIEW THE GALLERY: 13 Cool Birthday Cakes for Kids

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Star Kid-Inspired Birthday Party Invitations

07/09/2012 at 02:00 PM ET
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Happy birthday, Harper Beckham! The cutie celebrates her first birthday tomorrow, and there’s no doubt parents David and Victoria, and her three big bros, are gearing up for a fab party.

July is a big month for Hollywood kids’ birthdays, from Kate Hudson’s son Bingham Bellamy (who celebrates the big 1 today!) to twins Vivienne and Knox Jolie-Pit (who turn 4 on the 12th). To kick off the festivities, we (and some talented stationery designers) dreamed up a host of creative kiddie party invitations to inspire your little star’s next birthday bash!

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