Happy Birthday Amy and Anthony!

So, Anthony has truly had a birthday week! Even though his birthday was really Thursday, I’ve tried to celebrate for him a little every day this past week! My sister Amy’s birthday was yesterday, so after we left our Amazing Hot Springs Getaway this morning, we drove to my sister’s house for a joint family birthday party.

We were greeted by the newly walking Emma Kate (my niece)….

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And, Owen is a great big brother and loves to help her with her new walking skills….

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Dinner was grilled burgers, veggies, potato salad, and baked beans…

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After dinner, it was gift time!! Emma Kate helped Anthony open his gifts….he got gift cards to one of his favorite places, Lowe’s…and a new wallet + some cash. Thank you, Mom, for planning such a nice party for us!

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And, Amy got gift certificates to her favorite spa!

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Cookie cake…

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My slice + ice cream…

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Owen loved the cookie + ice cream….

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How did the weekend go by so fast?? Before we realized it, it was time to head home…before we left, I helped pack Owen’s lunch for pre-school- He just started a couple of weeks ago. I can’t believe he’s just 3 and already going to school! Anyway, we packed him a delicious lunch…peanut butter sandwich, sunchips, yogurt, blueberries, and juice- sounds good to me- in the coolest Cars lunchbox!

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I hope you’ve had a great weekend. I’m feeling rested and refreshed, but not quite ready for the weekend to be over. Oh well, gotta get ready for Monday anyway.

Goodnight!

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4 responses to “Happy Birthday Amy and Anthony!

  1. Sounds like Anthony had a great Birthday Week! 🙂

    I love when babies first start to walk. Emma Kate is soooo cute. And Owen is just the cutest (and most helpful) big brother!

    Have a great week!

  2. That’s one healthy lunchbox!! Wow, those other kids will be very jealous 🙂

    I love cookie cakes, I haven’t had one in so long. We used to get them for all birthdays in my family, but they sort of died out I guess…I’ll have to bring that tradition back, yum!

  3. Looks like such a wonderful time! Such adorable pictures, always makes me smile 🙂 I’m not quite ready for monday either. We went to a friend’s bbq and I lost track of time and got home too late last night! I need a nap!

  4. Emma Kate is adoreable!

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