Sunday, January 17, 2016

A Surprise Party

I have been out of town. Tom and I drove to Houston yesterday, which is about four hours south of here,
 to help some folks throw a surprise birthday party for a very special friend.
 The Cypress Room at the Champions Golf Club.
These guys really do know how to throw a party!
 The table was absolutely glistening

and the cake was frosted....Oh she is going to be so surprised!

and she was! Sandra was a neighbor when we lived in Houston, and she and her husband also bought a house near us in Colorado.
I am now back in Fort Worth, but tomorrow I am flying to North Carolina to spend a week with my daughter  and granddaughter (1 year old Abigail), while my son in law is in Europe on business.

 I have tried to talk Tom into keeping my blog going in my absence...but he says no.
So, I am taking a blog break. I will try and find time to visit yours in the meantime...I will return.Janey

9 comments:

  1. Have a good time whilst you are out of town. How do you manage to keep so slim with all of the celebrations you attend?

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    1. Thank you Rosemary!
      Portion control, walking, keeping good snacks around like raw almonds and high protein yoghart, and of course keep bad snacks out of the house. At social functions I try to make good choices and keep alcohol to two glasses on wine. I did enjoy that cake, but only a half of a piece!

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  2. Wow! What a beautifully frosted cake! Have fun visiting your family, Janey.

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  3. Dearest Janey,
    Enjoy your time with your daughter in North Carolina and have a safe flight!
    That birthday party looks awesome.
    Hugs,
    Mariette

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  4. Oh that cake.. that frosting!! I loooove frosting :) Sounds like a really enjoyable get together Janey. Have a wonderful break with your daughter and granddaughter, lucky you!

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  5. Your birthdays are celebrated very flamboyant, that cake looks amazing. Have a nice time as grandmother!

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  6. The place does look great for a party!

    Enjoy the visit!

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  7. I'm sure you will have a wonderful week with your daughter and granddaughter and of course, we will still be here when you get back.

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