It’s been a milestone birthday week for my candy hubby, Mark! He turned 70 on August twenty second and we celebrated the weekend earlier than with a household pool celebration. We’ve talked about how briskly life appears to be shifting nowadays and the way it’s laborious to consider it was time for one more birthday ending in 0. However, as a lot as we don’t want for the years to fly, they appear to be and we’re grateful for the life we have now collectively. I’m so glad we discovered one another and at this stage of our lives, we have now one another to lean on and rejoice life with. So very grateful we discovered one another once we did!
I don’t typically share household pics from Mark’s facet of the household, however I assumed you all would get pleasure from seeing these right now. Three of Mark’s 4 ladies came visiting for a household pool celebration and I smoked a pork butt and turkey breast they usually introduced sides. We had a phenomenal time out by the pool and naturally, the children liked that. It was an ideal summer time day!
I purchased just a few decorations to rejoice the birthday boy and had all the pieces arrange earlier than the children came visiting. It was enjoyable to rejoice Mark, since he’s laborious to purchase for and shock. It wasn’t a shock, however I did get the decorations up earlier than he went out to see them.
That huge balloon says Aged to Perfection, which was good for him.
I at all times arrange drinks on this little facet desk and it really works out completely for that. An ice bucket and candy tea within the dispenser made for a festive day.
The children all arrived and naturally, the little ones needed to get within the pool immediately. They love our pool. That’s Hendrix, who’s 5 years previous, our little redhead. He began kindergarten this 12 months.
That’s his mother, Kelly, with child sister, Reese. These infants are rising so quick, 2 of them are 9 months and Reese is 8 months now. They are going to be turning one earlier than an excessive amount of longer.
Rose is 5 too and loves to come back over to Pop’s pool to swim. She’s been over so much this summer time and she simply began kindergarten too.
Daisy loves the children and has enjoyable when they’re right here. She particularly loves the infants and desires to lick them and be near them. That’s Patrick and McKenzie with their huge boy, Logan, however you possibly can’t see him, since he’s behind Reese. He appreciated the water too.
And there’s Traci, mother to Rose and Ivy, holding Ivy. You’ll be able to see all three infants right here. I couldn’t wait til they had been all enjoying on the ledge within the pool and right here they’re, so enjoyable to see.
Mark is such a great Pop and people infants all actually take to him.
Logan’s daddy may be very tall (6’5″) and he has the tall genes already. At 9 months previous, he’s already carrying 18 to 24 month clothes, so he’s going to be an enormous boy for positive. He’s such a cutie together with his bald head and blue eyes.
That’s his mother, McKenzie holding him and Daisy needed to be near him. She’s such a child licker!
I had a jar of pickles and the women fed pickles to the 2 ladies and it was so humorous seeing their faces after taking a chew. They each appreciated them and needed extra, extra, extra. They don’t have enamel but, however there was a number of nubbin’ occurring.
It was so cute! All of us loved the infants and watching them play.
It was then time for dessert, so I introduced out the coconut cake and strawberry cake I get from native bakery, McIntyre’s in Smyrna. They’ve a satellite tv for pc location at Crossroads Gallery in West Cobb the place we choose up our desserts. They’re scrumptious in case you’re in search of a bakery. All of us sang glad birthday and loved cake for dessert! Mark dearly loves their coconut cake.
It was a phenomenal day for a birthday celebration and I’m glad we acquired to do all of it collectively. He loves having his ladies and grandkids round and it made for a festive day. Our outside patio is the proper place to collect for a celebration like this and we get pleasure from having this area a lot. I needed to share this with you all as we rejoice Mark’s seventieth birthday. We’re grateful for him and we want him many extra glad wholesome years!
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