Posts Tagged: birthday party

How to measure a birthday BBQ

Two days removed from the birthday BBQ (that I annually throw for myself) and this could have been my most successful yet at my house (surpassed only by my big 50th birthday BBQ that I rented a pavilion at the park to use, so big it took two blog posts to relate – this one… Read more »

The final countdown

Less than 24 hours away from the birthday BBQ, and it’s been perfect all day until right after I scrubbed and dried the back patio (if you haven’t read them yet, check out Jeffrey’s Laws  to see why this was not surprising). After showering and doing some more prep, I’m in my last break for… Read more »

Braving the elements

In a remarkable turn-around from yesterday’s storms, today was spectacular, allowing me to clean and prepare for the Birthday BBQ (just two days away).  Now, everything crunches together, time compresses and the laws of physics all seem to conspire against me. Nah.  I’m used to it and it’s not that bad…except for one thing:  buying… Read more »

On to the next 50!

Birthday week – the epilogue Bringing birthday week to a close with the second half of our two-part final post.  Let’s set the stage of what has gone before… I had the idea of throwing a big 50th birthday bash for all my friends and family.  I invited dozens of people, a good portion of… Read more »

50 is the new…50?

Birthday week concludes… Phew.  Between extended hours birthday activities and a revisit from the chest cold thingy, I missed posting yesterday; that leads to a rare Sunday post. I’ve noticed that each succeeding birthday post has gotten longer and today’s is no exception.  I’m thinking it might have to be split into two posts.  This… Read more »