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Tuesday, June 16, 2009

A Fun Birthday!

This is my second post for today, and it's not a crafty post but I wanted to share today since alot of people who read my blog are family and personal friends, so this is my way of keeping you all up-to-date! More crafty posts tomorrow!
My baby is 14 today. Boy, where did the time go? I took a vacation day from work to spend it with him and he wanted to go to Hawaiian Brian's to play ping pong and shoot pool with his buddy Stephen. I enjoyed watching them play and have a good time, even if I didn't join in on the fun. Nolan and Eric play during vacation breaks and Nolan has become quite good at pool. He also loves ping pong because he plays alot at the school's boys and girls club. This was Stephen's first time playing ping pong and he seemed to have enjoyed himself.
Yup! Mom made them pose for a photo! I had to have some pics to document this special day right?! I have lots of pics to scrap though - I guess I better get going on it! Because it is kind of dark in there, even with my flash on and editing the photo, this was the best I could get it.
We ate lunch at Big City Diner...Nolan loves their philly cheesesteak sandwiches. The fried noodle (my fave) was delicious! We had our waiter take this photo, but I guess the lighting wasn't good in their either! (What is up with the lighting issues today???)
Birthday peeps get to have a free ice cream...doesn't this look yummy?? We were all so full to order our own dessert, so we all watched Nolan eat his, ha!
I cooked shortribs tonight, even though we were still full from lunch, but grandma and grandpa had to eat. We did "force" ourselves to eat the yummy Dream cake from Napoleon Bakery. I had grandma snap this photo but it came out a little blurry. Not bad, I guess, for an 84 year old who never used a digi camera (or any camera) before.
Happy 14th Nolan! We love you!

11 comments:

titikpuspa said...

happy b'day to Nolan!

charlotte said...

Looks like everyone had a good time celebrating Nolan's birthday - free ice cream on your birthday - gotta remember that.

Michelle Ueligitone said...

Ahhh...looks like you guys had so much fun! Happy 14th Nolan!

Kim. said...

Aaah looks like you all had fun especially the birthday boy. My youngest son is only a little older than Nolan as he is 14 and turns 15 at the end of the year.
Happy Belated Birthday Nolan.
Kim xXx

Risa said...

Happy Birthday Nolan!
Thanks for sharing these awesome photos Teri! It looks like all of you had a great time. Great picture of you and Nolan from Grandma...the cake looks delicious!
hugs
Risa:)

Sheree said...

Glad you had a great day off and spend time w/Nolan. Cute pics - even the one popo took. Can't believe Nolan is 14!

Cheryl said...

Haha! You guys had a great time at Brian's! Happy birthday Nolan!!! I had to laugh at the photo your mom took. Sorry but it just makes me laugh! That ice cream looks so yummy, we should go there to eat dessert.

Jodi said...

HAPPY 14TH BIRTHDAY NOLAN!!!
Teri these are great pics of his special day! TFS!!
Hugs
Jodi =)

Liann said...

Aww looks like you guys had an awesome time so nice of MOM to hang with the boys...have a great day

Kyoko said...

Wow, looks like you guys had SO MUCH FUN! I want to shoot pool now ... LOL! Maybe your Mom was laughing when she took the photo ... you and Nolan look really happy! TFS!

Linda said...

TFS your photos of Nolan's special day! You can tell just by looking at all of you that fun was had by all! I really like the pic your Mom took - it looks like you guys were laughing hard! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, NOLAN! Hope to see you soon!