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The most adorable first birthday cake pictures you've ever seen

Aren't you glad you didn't have to clean this up?

Hello there, birthday baby! While some of these pictures are going to make you jump up and grab some wet wipes, they'll also make you giggle because these birthday boys and girls celebrated big on their first birthdays, smash cakes and all!

A refined approach

Aren't you glad you didn't have to clean this up?

Photo courtesy of Gang of Peanuts

Big sister Lucy, shown in the previous photograph, had a cake-eating protégé in her little brother, Henry, who appears to prefer to eat his first birthday cake using a more refined approach, with a single finger as his only utensil. After all, with an older brother and an older sister, Henry knows that this is the only time he'll ever have an entire cake all to himself — and he's going to make it last.

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