Monday, August 13, 2012

.a 30th birthday in snapshots.

birthday girl & her infamous birthday balloons.
 Well, the day has come and gone. And I am 30.
The good news is that I didn't combust or anything. Actually, I feel pretty much the same as 29.
And apparently I can still pass for 26 or 27 as per my brother-in-law so that's great news!

As for my big birthday shenanigans? Well, I'll let the pictures speak for themselves [there's a lot of them].
And yes, you would be looking at a 2-day celebration. I'm spoiled like that ;)
['it's your birthday', a night at the tracks, winning bid high-fivers, a gaggle of friends, surrounded by helium] 
 [sharing our birthday celebrations (there is 4 of us within a week), extinguished candles, practicing with sweet mini isla, peter and the balloons] 
[beautiful flowers from mrs. ellington, a new birthday outfit, getting spoiled from my husband, some exotics from my aunt val, a tired & a very pregnant 30 year old on her way to bed] 
[birthday morning french toast (exactly as i ordered with whip cream, syrup, and fruit!), dressed up for round 2, leaving for my dad's big bbq shin-dig & we can't forget my balloons!]
[bocce ball and a little pong ball practice, guests starting to arrive, my 2 lovely mothers,
homemade mixed fruit and peach pie]  
[kazia on old jack, my dad taking the kids for a ride around the yard, thumbs up for riding lena, doubling with the big kids, help with blowing out the candles & my "fluffy chocolate cake']


  1. Happy Birthday! Looks like an amazing couple of days :)

  2. Happy Birthday Erinn!!!! Looks like you had a great weekend filled with family, friends and lots of fun! You look beautiful!
    You should do another blog about what you all got and from where!! I'm loving that blue dress!!!

    1. Thanks! I really did get seriously spoiled this year and feel a little embarrassed about it. Must have been a very nice girl or faked it really well ;)

      And that blue dress I bought at Gap {part of the GAP Pure line}. Nothing to special about it, but comfy, comfy, comfy!

  3. Beautiful photos happy birthday. I love your blog I am a new follower!

    1. Thanks so much, and WELCOME! Happy to have you here :)


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