Tag Archives: birthday

It’s Not Just Me

Googling your birth date throws up some interesting bits of trivia. I share a birthday with the Queen, Charlotte Bronte, Iggy Pop, and Robert Smith from The Cure, among others. April 21 is Book Day in Vietnam and National Tree … Continue reading

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It’s My Birthday, Gonna Party Like It’s My Birthday…

It’s official – I’m old as fuck. Or definitely, unavoidably middle-aged anyway. I’ve had a lovely day. Petra and Travis put a lot of thought and effort into it for me. I got to sleep in and then they delivered … Continue reading

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On Birthdays

I asked Petra last night how her birthday had been. She gave me a huge smile and said, “Oh my goodness, it was good!” It’s lovely that we were able to give her such a happy day. Right now, she … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Petra

Petra is four today. She had a little celebration at kindy with cake and singing and a crown and cape. And we had dinner and more cake and a whole pile of presents this evening. It’s been an exciting and … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

I had a most excellent start to the day this morning. Petra and Travis brought me breakfast in bed. I had porridge and a muffin, a mandarin, and some orange juice, all artfully arranged on a tray. Petra was so … Continue reading

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It’s My Party…

Today is my birthday – the answer to the meaning of life is mine. Petra was the party planner for the day. I had to leave the lounge and stand in the hall way while Petra and Travis hid. Then … Continue reading

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Party People

Petra received a huge pile of presents for her birthday – so many that she was a little overwhelmed. But Mama and Miss Olivia were on hand to help tear off the paper and thank everyone.

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