Sanya Richards-Ross Throws Son ‘Deucey' An Epic First Birthday Party
Sanya Richards-Ross and her husband, NFL cornerback Aaron Ross, threw an epic first birthday party for their son, Aaron “Deucey” Ross II, on Sunday, August 12.
Clearly inspired by the Ethiopia flag and traditional Rastafarian colors, the retired Jamaican-American track and field athlete made sure her adorable baby boy celebrated in style this past weekend with colorful balloons and complimentary his and hers jerseys for his “One Love Bashment.”
As for the birthday boy, Deucey was all decked out in a gold “One Love” jersey with his name on the back, and, of course, matching sneakers.
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Richards-Ross shared photos from the lit birthday party—as well as the awe-inspiring video posted below—on her Instagram page. Not only did the doting mom and dad go all for their little one with balloons, but guests also got to enjoy inflatable water slides, tri-colored desserts and some delicious party food. Just look at that beautiful tiered cake!
Sanya, 33, and Aaron, 35, celebrated their eight-year wedding anniversary on February 26.
Gushing over her love for her son, Richards-Ross posted this sweet caption for Deucey’s first birthday bash: “I already see and admire your fearlessness and determination…I see greatness in you!!! I’m so greatful that God chose me to be your mother! I love you endlessly. Happy birthday Deucey Doo! #MyOneLove”