The Sword in the Stone~ Book for Gibson

I started planning Gibson’s “Sword in the Stone” party way back in July when I snapped this picture at Magic Kingdom. This was the picture that we used in the evite to invite all of the knights and princesses to the celebration.
While I love the story of the sword in the stone, I am not particularly fond of the Disney movie. But my boy was turning 4 and reading the story seemed like a great idea. I decided to rewrite our own version of the story and make it about Gibson. Lindsay (who is almost 10) has developed a love for illustrating. And so, we combined efforts and wrote “The Sword in the Stone” for Gibson. 
Here it is…
Ethan illustrated this last page- his sweet contribution!

What are special ways that you celebrate birthdays? Have you ever received a homemade gift that you treasure?