Where I live
WIPW

Jasmine's Birthday

This birthday seems to have taken ages to arrive.  But then there it was.  Jasmine is now 5 years old, (going on 30 something.)  We all decended on Karawatha Forest Park where there is a great nature play centre for children.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.06.22 pm

Water pumps.  Keeps them busy but not too much water comes out.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.12.58 pm

great places to run and play.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.12.23 pm

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.12.36 pm

And the bigger kids looked after the little ones.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.12.47 pm

It was a Smurf themed party and the 'Smurf Brains'  (blue jelly) was a great hit with all the kids.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.12.09 pm

This lot of kids are being raised on 'healthy food' so the chance to eat popcorn, chips and lollies is a rare treat. There was one little boy who just ate and ate.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.11.44 pm

His parents would move him on but next time I looked he was back again.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.11.34 pm

For some of the little ones it was their first time with these foods and the expressions were wonderful.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.11.22 pm

And that kid was back again.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.11.12 pm

Young Rose just couldn't resist the popcorn.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.11.54 pm

Then it was time to cut the cake and open the presents.  This took some time because Jasmine would notice that some kid was missing and they all took of to find him or her.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.10.59 pm

Finally everyone was together and she could open her presents.  And she got sooo many.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.10.45 pm

Each one was discussed and inspected.

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 8.10.33 pm

I think it will be birthday that she remembers.

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

RachelandDesign

And a wonderful time was had by all!

Carolyn Foley

Yes, these are mile stones to be remembered.

Queeniepatch.blogspot.com

It is good that you documented the day with your photos.
Children who are not allowed to eat junk food might become binge eaters when they grow up and can decide themselves. I think it is better to have a burger Friday or popcorn Saturday.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)