Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Happy Birthday Dallin

Seven years ago today at 1:30 in the afternoon, after 16 hours of labor, a little baby boy weighing 6 lbs 4 oz. was born into my world and changed it forever!  Boy am I happy about that change.  Except for one little thing.  My husband corrupted his mind and turned him into a Gator fan.  Imagine my horror when he told me he wanted to have a Gator football birthday party.  I almost died making his birthday invitation.

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And I think making the cake took years off my life. 


It just goes to show you how much I love this crazy kid!


He had an awesome birthday party last Saturday!


Lots of friends and lots of swimming!

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And lots and lots of presents!

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Thank you to everyone that came, for all the gifts, and for just being there for Dallin on his special day!  We love you all.


P.S.  Today also happens to be my best friends birthday.  Happy Birthday Kylia!  Dallin sure is lucky to share your birthday!


Kim Jarvis said...

Happy Birthday, Dallin!!!!! Thanks for inviting us to your party. I personally thought that it was the prettiest cake I had ever seen. Almost brought tears to my eyes!

See you tomorrow!

Becky Shuler said...

GO NOLES!!! Just had to say that! :) Anyhow, you did a great job decorating the cake, Katheryn! Dallin looks so cute with his front teeth missing. Love the picture on his invitation. Looks like everyone had fun!

Becky Shuler said...

Happy Birthday to Dallin and Kylia. My eyes hurt just reading your blog. It reminded me of all the pain I suffered when making Jonathan his afghan!

Who are those two cute little boys that are as skinny-minnie as Dallin? Are they twins?

Laurel Shaw said...

We had a great time at your awesome party Dallin! Hope you guys can come to Hayden and Riley's. Love that pic of riley with the bow! My boys sure don't have a serious bone in thier bodies! I know cuz I can see them all!!!!

Ilene said...

Happy Birthday Dallin!! Julia is so jealous you've already lost 2 teeth. Hope you had a great day. Sorry we missed the party. It looked like lots od fun. P.S. the cake was BEAUTIFUL! Go GATORS!

Kelly said...

Happy Birthday! We sure loved getting the invitation in the mail.. so wish we could have joined the Fun! The cake looks delish.. the play looks so fun and the Friends look Outstanding! Kade was thrilled to see you had a gator invitaion! Maizie can't believe you already lost 2 teeth... she has one that is a tiny bit loose and she can't wait for it to come out! Maizie colored you a birthday picture I need to get in the mail. She sure misses you and talks about you often we all do... we MISS THE JARVIS Family!

Casey Gentle said...

Happy birthday Dallin! Seriously, awesome job on the cake. I bet it was crazy-tasty. Seems like Bobby-Wobby's house is the place to party. Dallin sure is loved. Let's not forget to mention how awesome his parents are!!

KYLIA said...

Way to go TK! That cake looks awesome?!!! How on earth did you shape that football so perfectly?!! I hope Dallin had a great birthday yesterday! Thanks for the birthday shout it, mine was pretty good too...if I dare say it! :) Love y'all!

KYLIA said...

I forgot to mention that any sins before he turns 8 are on the head of his parents (Nathan in this case). You still have time to show him the light before he turns 8!! :) You know I could really care less about FSU...but I did go to school there too!!

Britt said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DALLIN!!!! :) I hope that you had the best day ever! I cake sure looks yummy! :) And nice cake I love the Gators too :) They kick butt! Ilove always, britt hope your day was gatortastic :)

Stacy said...

Wish we could have been there!!!

I am impressed at the effort on that cake even with the orange and blue. You're a dedicated mother!