Ciara Sotto's son Vincezo Xose, whom she nicknamed Crixus, celebrates his first birthday on February 26.
The birthday boy's friends were then invited to a chocolate-filled afternoon at Crixus′s Chocolate Factory. Check out the party invitations inspired by the famous chocolate and candymaker Willy Wonka:
Family and friends took time to be with the birthday celebrator. Ciara’s dad, Senator Tito Sotto, posted this photo of mother and son.
Kapuso actress Ruby Rodriguez and daughter Antoinette were among the well-wishers.
Also in attendance was Pauleen Luna-Sotto.
Here's Crixus with his chocolate birthday cake.
BIRTHDAY MESSAGE. On February 26, Ciara dedicated an Instagram post to her son with the caption: “HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE LOVE OF MY LIFE, CRIXUS!”
She then quoted a prayer from Ron Tranmer, “Dear Lord, your gifts are many.
"I’m grateful for everyone. One of the greatest gifts you’ve given is the gift of a wonderful son.
"Thank you for his life dear Lord.
"Watch over him I pray. May he be safe and free from harm, as he goes about each day.
"Bless him through life’s trials. Help him choose right from wrong.
"An example be for all go see. Standing tall, and proud and strong.”
This captured moment of mother and son summed up Ciara's immense love for her Baby Crixus.