It's almost my son's birthday. We have a party with the family this Saturday, but many of his friends aren't able to make it. Bubba was upset, because he really wanted a last birthday party with them before we move. "Mama, can't you make a party?" he asked.
"I'll see what I can do, Bubba," I said.
This morning I looked at the calendar. No showings. No appointments. "Bubba," I said. "Get your friends together. We're having a party."
I went to the store and got pizza, cake mix, chips, balloons, and other assorted party supplies. I went to work making the cake (He wanted a Minecraft party theme, so it was a square cake with a sword and pick on it). We blew up balloons and decorated the house. A short while later, a lot of boys invaded our house. They ate pizza and cake and played Minecraft on Xbox 360.
"Mama, that was awesome!" Bubba said afterwards.
Yep. Not bad for an impromptu party!
Yay! That takes some great Mom power to throw a party together like that. So glad Bubba enjoyed it! :) Happy birthday to Bubba!ReplyDelete
It was probably the easiest party I ever whipped together. Usually I have to plan a lot of activities. XBox took care of all of that! ;)Delete
He's going to remember that one for a long time. Happy birthday to him, and kudos to his mama!ReplyDelete
I'm glad he was able to round up all his friends. It worked out really well!Delete
It's the unplanned events that go with that extra swing. Pleased all had a good time.ReplyDelete
You're right. Sometimes impromptu events are the best ones.Delete
Well done, Dear One. Happy Birthday, Bubba!ReplyDelete
Thank you! I'll pass on your birthday wishes!Delete
That's awesome! Glad it went well :DReplyDelete
I'm glad it worked out, too.Delete
You are such an AMAZING Mom :) I'm so glad things worked out with the party.ReplyDelete
Aww, thank you! Sometimes things just fall into place.Delete
Aw, how great! So glad he was able to enjoy one last birthday with his friends. :DReplyDelete
Me too. It's tough to have to move on your birthday!Delete
Look at you go. can you make money grow on trees too? lol glad he had an awesome party.ReplyDelete
Ha! I wish! I could use a money-growing tree about now!Delete
How wonderful! Happy birthday to Bubba. :)ReplyDelete
I'll pass on the Birthday wishes!Delete
Now THAT'S the kind of birthday party kids enjoy. How cool that you could make it happen before y'all move to a place where people actually say, "y'all."ReplyDelete
Ha! My birthday will be in the place where they say y'all. So y'all better brace yourself, because once Bubba gets there, Georgia will never be the same!Delete
Nice job. Something he'll remember forever!ReplyDelete
I think it will be a good memory for him. I'm glad it worked out!Delete
You are such an AWESOME mom! Sounds like it was a fun impromptu birthday party. Happy Birthday to Bubba!ReplyDelete
The kid had to have a party with his friends!Delete
When we were kids, if we had pizza, cake and video games, we were in heaven. Great party!ReplyDelete
That's all you need!Delete
What a good mom!ReplyDelete
Thanks! I'm not perfect, but I try.Delete
Great job, Sherry! You're such an amazing mom. I'm sure Bubba has some wonderful memories from the party with his friends.ReplyDelete
I think he had a really good time. I'm glad it all came together.Delete
Awww! That was a great idea! A last party with friends he will probably always remember. :)ReplyDelete
Awesome! Well done for putting together a birthday party at the last minute. A belated happy birthday to Bubba :)ReplyDelete
I am so happy that he got such an enjoyable bash with his friends. I also would be hosting a beautiful minecraft themed birthday bash for my twins so have just booked one of the best Los Angeles venues. I hope everything goes as planned.ReplyDelete