Once you have earned the proud notch in your parenting belt from having successfully thrown (read: survived) your child's first birthday, you'd think that the second one would be a piece of cake, right? Not necessarily. A lot of parents, myself included, tend to burn themselves out trying to make birthday number one perfect down to the last detail. So when it's time for number two, you might get a little stressed wondering if you can pull it off again. If you don't want to break the bank, don't worry, there are plenty of easy and creative second birthday party ideas out there.
It's normal to feel the pressure when it comes to planning a toddler's birthday party, especially if you threw an awesome and unique first birthday party already. Sure, you want to have some flawless pictures to look back on and great memories to share, but that doesn't mean you have to go all out. There are a surprising number of fun yet simple options when it comes to finding the perfect inspiration for your little one's second birthday party. From cosmic to cute, check out all the different ideas that won't take a toll on either your wallet or your time.