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I am a mother of eight and grandmother of three who loves to make and create. Rosemary Hill is the name of our home where we live, work, learn and create together

Saturday, 24 April 2010

My week ended with a party

We have two birthdays in April. Mr 15 became Mr 16 earlier in the month and Miss 17 became Miss 18 yesterday. Here she is with her brother (Mr 21) at her carnival themed dress up party last night.









We had a bouncy castle, sideshows with prizes, music, food, a guest book, and lots of fun. Poor Miss 18 woke up with a sore throat and some kind of virus (So did I actually) but managed to enjoy herself even without a voice. Mrs 25 helped out with all the creative and design things and everyone else worked all week on costumes etc. Miss 18 was the lady clown from the tv show "Round the Twist". The only thing I managed to sew all week! I am looking forward to next week because I have no looming deadlines next week. Ahhh...... back to normal.

6 comments:

Katherine said...

Happy Birthday Mr. 16 and Miss 18!

Wow! Do you always throw such awesome parties? I should be having my birthdays at your house, I think. ;o)

Lurline said...

And what a party! Great way to celebrate 2 birthdays - such fun!
Hugs - Lurline♥

Louise said...

You've a great family Kris. I am so pleased you have so much fun together. x

Suzanne said...

Looks like it was a great party...Happy B-day to the two April birthday kids!

Mary said...

Happy Birthday to your Miss 18 and Mr 16. My miss Molly turned 17 today 4/25!

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