April is a month of Birthdays at the Practicingnormal headquarters. Both Bubbles and Little Mouse has birthdays which makes it a hectic month for me.
When there are five kids in a family a birthday is a very special day. It is the one time when all the attention is on you. When everything can turn into a competition for attention it is nice to have a special day just for yourself.
As the mom I always make sure that your birthday is a special day where we celebrate the wonderful person that you are. This means that I might go over the top sometimes, but the children enjoy it and it is always done with love. I only do children’s themed birthday parties till your 10th birthday, which means for Bubbles this was the last birthday with an elaborate themed party. Next year she will be allowed to take two friends to the movies for her birthday and will have a family dinner. This year she decided on a Paris Themed Birthday Party.
We decided while the weather was nice to have a ‘Tea in Paris’ party in the garden. Read more