Sunday, June 8, 2008

Party Time

Had E's 3rd birthday party yesterday in our backyard aka HELL.

Holy cow is it ever hot here. Wow. I sweated like a stinking pig all day long. Had to change shirts 3 times/2 showers just to make myself presentable. (And I am not even sure I was.....I can't believe how much more I sweat while pregnant. Gross.)

Fun times though. So nice to see friends and their kids. Think we had about 12 kids all under 5, a jump house, bubbles, sand box, sand table, pinata, cake....and no big injuries. Phew. E had a great time. Played hard, enjoyed her friends, presents and cake. 3rd birthday parties are no joke. Lots of work! We were lucky enough to have a lot of family helping us out.

Thanks to everyone for coming. Esp. thanks to our families for their HUGE help yesterday. Mike's brother and mom took E to the pool and helped out a ton and my mom, dad, sis and bro-in-law all came through big time getting everything set up and food bought and ready. Needless to say, everyone is a little sleepy today.

So, the 3rd birthday celebrations have finally come to a close. Took long enough. :)

Some pics.


Mike had to eventually rip this thing....wiffle ball bat and 3 year old arms were not getting the job done.


Care bears cake. Publix makes a rocking cake. Yum.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Looks like Ella had a great birthday!

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Alicia Parr said...

That is one BIG cake.

Now, I swear to you, it was HOTTER here in NC. Sounds strange, but it's true. I looked at a weather map and yes, central North Carolina was hotter than Hotlanta. And Florida. I couldn't believe it either.