Monday, September 30, 2013

Turning Four

Will's birthday celebration began last week with a little party at school.  photo IMG_4308_zpsbbde8c95.jpg
Amelia and I brought in a little treat to share at snack time.  She felt like such a big girl joining in the fun.
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On Thursday morning, Will came downstairs to balloons, decorations, presents and birthday muffins.  He even joined in on the birthday song.
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Will said the LeapPad2 we got him was "the best gift ever."
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He has quickly learned how to navigate it and loves to play games and watch shows.
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When Amelia woke up from her nap, we went to Funland.  It pretty much has everything a kid could want.  Including the tea cups 'spinny ride.'
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Outside we got to play some putt putt.
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But I'm pretty sure their favorite part of putt putt was this water hazard.
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My big four year old on hole number 4.
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A ride around on the go carts ended our afternoon at Funland.
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Back at home it was time for birthday cake.
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Spoiler alert: Will is going to be Spiderman for Halloween.


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On Saturday Will had his third (and final) celebration.  We hosted a Disney Planes-themed party at our house.
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We had a great time celebrating our boy with friends and family.
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Amelia was a huge fan of Alyse's.  Huge.
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When I was trying to get a picture of Will and Claire's 'we're going to prom or something like that' pose, Amelia decided to jump in with a "Cheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeese!"
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Our first birthday pinata!
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Amelia's little boyfriend...
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...and the baby girl that she just loves to pieces.  Seriously, Amelia was holding her one time and when I took her back, Amelia screamed her head off.
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Cupcake time!!
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Will told us, "Now you need to sing to me."
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The evening ended with a fire and smores.
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Happy 4th birthday, my little monkey. Can't wait to see what the next year has in store.

2 comments:

Alexandra Stafford said...

Such a big boy! LOVED seeing all of these photos. Such happy faces. xoxo

Rebecca said...

Looks like he had such a great time! Now I regret not choosing that "funspot" for my birthday location. Hopefully there won't be any weddings next September and I can celebrate with him again.