Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Andy's 15th Birthday

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Somehow Andy turned 15 last week! He opened his presents before school and was most excited about the jumbo pogo stick and the mashoonga sticks that he'd been asking for for 2 years. After school on Friday I took him and 7 friends bowling, then we came back to our house and they each made their own pizza. They played rock band on the Wii and arcarde basketball, then they all used the mashoonga sticks. I think every teenage boy should have a pair. In fact, that is what I am sending for Christmas this year...beware!
Andy started a tradition last year and for his cake and ice cream he has monkey bread and pink lemonade pie. Two of his very favorite things.
(Let me know if you want the recipes.)
The boys were going to watch a movie but one of his gifts was Mastermind and they started playing that and Othello. And suddenly it was time for them to go home. Parties get so much easier when the kids are older. I am sure thankful for my Andy! He is such a wonderful kid and a great example. Always helping others and making people feel welcome in any situation. Thanks for being so awesome!

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Nonnie said...

(in the words of my mom:)Your baby's no baby no more!!! lol Tell Andy Happy Birthday!! ;0)

Shelley said...

I too love Andy, ever since he bailed me out and stepped up as my cub scout camp co-counselor last summer. Happy Belated Birthday!!!

HMichaelsen said...

Wow! Can't believe he's 15!

The United Statements of Merica said...

I'm just getting used to not having "teen" in MY age (I'm very slow to adjust) I can't believe you have teenager..s..!! I bet all andy's friends think your hot!