We had a family birthday party first, followed by a friend party a few days later. By the time we got to the friend party, Sophia had the blowing-the-candles-out thing down pat. Also the opening present thing . . . she's a pro now and will assist at any other person's birthday party, help requested or not.
After much effort making puppy ears, they stayed on for about four seconds! Oh, well. NOT going to be making those again, the fabric is torture to work with! They were so very cute, though!