Saturday, January 26, 2013

75th Birthday Celebration for my Mom

We celebrated my Mom's upcoming 75th birthday
today with a lovely surprise party.

We had it at Bruno's Pizzeria


Here is my Mom Lori when she first arrived.
I guess you can see she was surprised. hah


She finally realized it was a party for her.

My hubby Gary, me and Aunt Rose

My sister Linda and her husband Billy

My nephew Michael and his girlfriend Sarah

My great-niece Kailyn ~ she is just precious

Kailyn and I had a nice chat
Love her pigtails

My cousin Tanya and her boyfriend Scott

My cousin Danny and his lovely wife Nora
and daughter Emily

Aunt Rose was enjoying the celebration with
Kristin and Lucas

My brother Bob and cousin Tanya having a good laugh.



Gary, Mom and I

Brother Bob trying to cut in to our photo hah

Mom with all her children
Linda, Bob, Karen & me

Aunt Rose and Mom (sisters)

Tanya, Mom and Scott

Mom and the Thornley's -
my sister's husband's family

Mom with all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren
Michael and Robert ~ ~ Lucas and Kailyn

The food was delicious

Everyone had a wonderful time


 A lot of laughs and good times.

The birthday girl's cake

Mom still has it, blowing out her candles

We thought Lucas wanted to blow out the candles
but he had other ideas hah
Ah what's a taste among family ?
Birthday girl cutting the cake

A sweet hug from great-grandson Lucas

Mom and Kristen. She is my nephews wife and
Lucas and Kailyn's mom. She is a lovely sweet girl
and a great Mom.  She planned the entire party.
She made a sweet photo book for my Mom of the
great grandchildren. She teared up looking at the


Here is a group shot.
Where was my hubby?
 . . . .mens room . . .hah

Abundant Blessings,


1 comment:

  1. i love a surprise party! For someone else!!! I bet your Mom never forgets her 75th thanks to her wonderful family!!
    Maryellen, I see that you are a fan of Downton Abbey also! We LOVE that show and couldn't wait for the 3rd season to start. I love all the characters but mostly LOVE the clothes they wear. I tell my Hubby that I wish those feminine clothes would come back into style. So beautiful and the girls look so beautiful in them! I hope there are many more seasons to come!