Monday, 2 June 2008

Happy Birthday Lia!

Monday, 2 June 2008
When did my baby get to be three?

Yesterday was the big day and we arranged a BBQ for friends and family - how wonderful it is to have a nice big patio and garden as we comfortably fitted 15 adults and 7 children.

The weather was okay in as much as it was warm enough to sit out and it didn't rain but it did look like it was going to most of the day. The sun peeped out enough for Lia to get very pale strap marks (I did put suncream on but I obviously should have topped her up more often).

As I've mentioned before we're going to get her a wooden playhouse for the garden but because the clearing of the garden is going to take a lot longer than we thought the playhouse won't be bought until next year. She did get lots of little pressies too - books, games, a cuddly monkey, a hobby horse and a space hopper from Mummy and Daddy.

Here's some pics of the birthday girl.

The last day of being 2:

A birthday pose pre the day in the garden

Her new frog pool/ball pit:

Being silly in the frog:

The Space Hopper:

Checking out the birthday jelly

A birthday pose (slightly grubby as it was the end of a long days playing in the garden)

As you can see from the pics she's inherited her mother's habit of bare feet. Daddy isn't so keen but I've delegated him the job of keeping her shoes on (if it's warm and safe I see no point in getting stressed about it) and he obviously couldn't be bothered yesterday.


karenv said...

Happy Birthday to Lia! Hope you all had a lovely day.

Karoline said...

Lovely photos, Happy birthday Lia

Paula said...

Great pictures. Happy birthday Lia.

Lindsay said...

Great pics, Happy Birthday Lia

Chilli said...

Happy Birthday Lia! That 2 layered jelly looks great!

I'm sure you already have one lined up but there's some pretty wooden playhouses here ->

Jenn & Jeff said...
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Jennifer said...

Sorry - I was logged in under the wrong account!

What a beautiful girl - she's going to be a handful when she's of dating age! happy Birthday, Lia!


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