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Anne Hathaway ‘Made the Mistake’ of Going on Pinterest for Son’s Birthday Party: ‘It’s Not Fair What Some People Do’

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Anne Hathaway‘s son Jonathan Rosebanks just turned 1 at the end of March. And while the actress did have a party for him, she says it was a pretty casual affair.

“We tried to keep it pretty low-key and we kept the theme just rainbows,” Hathaway, 34, said of her only child with husband Adam Shulman on Thursday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show“Which is a fun theme because it’s hard to go wrong with it.”

One move the Colossal star made that put her shindig into perspective? Pinterest browsing.

“I made the mistake … I went on Pinterest and looked at other people’s 1-year-old parties. It’s not fair what some people do,” she says, joking, “Party planners have children, which is definitely not fair. Think about it.”

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“They blow it out,” Hathaway continues of party planners.

“It’s like a commercial for ’em,” adds Hathaway’s Colossal costar Jason Sudeikis, who shares daughter Daisy Josephine, 5 months, and son Otis Alexander, 2½, with fiancée Olivia Wilde. “It’s like, ‘Look what I can do for your kid.’ ”

“And it’s a write-off,” Ellen DeGeneres points out, to which Sudeikis replies, “See? Business. Show-business woman right there. She gets it.”

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Hathaway was pregnant while filming Colossal, and admits she’s glad she signed on to the project before finding out she was expecting her first child.

“I’m really lucky I said yes to the movie before I was pregnant and I memorized my lines early,” she says. “There were some days it was hard.”

Adds the Oscar winner to Sudeikis when he teases her about childbirth being easy, “You’re so lucky I don’t remember anything from making the movie ’cause I was pregnant.”

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Sudeikis, 41, jokes that his “lateral quickness” has prevented him from getting urinated on by his son while changing his diaper. Hathaway, however, hasn’t been so lucky — although she has heard of one product that might help other parents of little boys.

“They do have Pee-Pee Teepees … the teepee goes on the pee-pee, so that way when the pee-pee happens, the teepee absorbs it,” she explains.

“Oh, I thought the teepee would put the pee-pee back on the baby,” DeGeneres says with a laugh. “I thought it went [up] and then came back down like, ‘Ah, gotcha!’ ”

“So it looks like a little party hat … on the pee-pee,” Sudeikis says, joking, “Why don’t they have those for adults?”