85th birthday

Wow- it seems like weekend days fly by….I can’t believe Saturday is almost over.

We left home around 12:30 this afternoon to drive to my parents’ for birthday cookout for my grandfather’s 85th birthday. On our way, we stopped for a quick lunch at Zaxby’s, which I’ve only been to a couple of times before, but it was right on our way and looked like it would be quick.

I got a grilled chicken house salad with buffalo sauce and a little blue cheese dressing….it was really good, and a slightly healthier version of buffalo wings (which I love!). I ate about half…


Then we got to my parents’ house and spent time hanging out with the family. I had fun spending time with Owen and Emma Kate again….Emma Kate had so much fun on her swing!


For dinner, we had a burger cookout. On my plate was a burger, baked beans, potato salad, some veggies, and my brother-in-law Dave’s homemade pickles.


And, a little later, some birthday cake with a little ice cream….


I spent a lot of time today feeding and playing with Emma Kate and playing outside with Owen…we were riding bikes and throwing frisbees….My grandfather even took a quick bike ride around the driveway…I was so impressed!

I hope you’ve had a great Saturday! I can’t wait to snuggle up in bed.



4 responses to “85th birthday

  1. It’s truly a blessing to be able to celebrate your grandfather’s 85th. Happy Birthday to him.

    Who’s the baby girl? Love her smile – what a cutie!

    • angiesappetite

      Thanks! Emma Kate is my niece. I am in love with her and my nephew Owen…I’ll have to add some photos of him….

  2. Awh, what a wonderful time, and Emma Kate is so adorable!

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