This is what birthday parties look like during lockdown

accreditation
Screenshot from Facebook (Kylie Najjar)
Screenshot from Facebook (Kylie Najjar)

As much as it is a good thing, we know that as soon as the president announced the 21 day lockdown, all those parents hoping to celebrate their own or their children's birthday went straight into sad mode.

Yes, you won't be able to go on that birthday weekend away, and you definitely can no longer throw that big party for your baby. 

But there are a few things we are still able to do. 

Thankfully, we are still able to share things on social media, and one mom has found the perfect way to celebrate a birthday, despite being shut in. 

A very cute lockdown theme party

Kylie Najjar created a very cute lockdown themed party which she uploaded to her Facebook page. 

Here's a look at the mom's cute lockdown themed setting for her son's 1st birthday.

Chat back:

Do you have lockdown birthday ideas?. Anonymous contributions are welcome.

WhatsApp: Send messages and voicenotes to 066 010 0325

Email: Share your story with us via email at chatback @ parent24.com

Sign up for Parent24's newsletters.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For 14 free days, you can have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed. 
Subscribe to News24
Voting Booth
What are your thoughts on the possibility of having permanent Stage 2 or 3 load shedding?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
I'll take that over constant schedule changes
13% - 686 votes
Why are we normalising Eskom’s mess?
72% - 3738 votes
I've already found alternative ways of powering my home/business
15% - 798 votes
Vote
Rand - Dollar
17.23
-0.2%
Rand - Pound
21.34
-0.2%
Rand - Euro
18.73
-0.2%
Rand - Aus dollar
12.23
-0.1%
Rand - Yen
0.13
-0.2%
Platinum
1,012.08
0.0%
Palladium
1,618.86
0.0%
Gold
1,928.39
0.0%
Silver
23.60
0.0%
Brent Crude
86.66
-0.9%
Top 40
74,766
+0.4%
All Share
80,791
+0.4%
Resource 10
77,871
-0.4%
Industrial 25
103,872
+0.7%
Financial 15
16,281
+0.6%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo
Editorial feedback and complaints

Contact the public editor with feedback for our journalists, complaints, queries or suggestions about articles on News24.

LEARN MORE