I was stressed … so I shot him

We had another birthday party to attend today. I’d had about two weeks notice, which is lovely … except I’d pushed it to the back of my mind. Not forgotten it, just Low Prioritised it. Thus, we had to make the trek to purchase a gift this morning, then entertain…

Birthday Parties – Trashed

Yesterday, we attended a friend’s birthday party – Trash Pack themed. There was a cake. It was magnificent (if I can get a photo of it, I’ll be sure to post it). It was a Trash Pack cake, professionally made and one of those creations that you wish you could…

A milestone and the best testimonial

Today, it is an anniversary. A milestone of sorts. An achievement worthy of recognition. Today, I celebrate having been a Mum for eleven years. Ironically, it is also my eldest son’s 11th birthday! Who’d’ve guessed it! I’m proud to announce that no one has died, been abducted, or broken a…

Children's Birthday Cakes and an Epiphany

Chippie had his two parties yesterday, afternoon and evening. The first, an “afternoon tea”, which really sounds more flash than it actually was. Basically, it was a bunch of 2 and 3 year old boys, invited to a playground near a train station and fed chips and cake. During afternoon…

Speaking of Numbers

Tomorrow, we are celebrating Chippie’s birthday. With two parties. Because I am certifialy insane. It is the first party he’s had that involve friends; some random kids in the playground before and after school whose mums are awesome. Um, so yeah, the party is for him and his friends, not…