|Bianca and her cousin Emmy are very intense as they open gifts|
|The Ariel pinata was bigger than Bianca!|
I was very happy to avoid that bit of mayhem! It was held at a local pizzeria that is loud and boisterous - and has video games and fun things for kids to do. You know the kind? Crazy birthday parties for little kids are not my idea of a good time.
I'm more sedate. Yeah, and refined. (Are you done snorting in derision yet? Or just laughing out loud?)
|Trays of yummy cupcakes!|
|The cakes were beautifully decorated|
|The birthday present stash|
|Big brother Aaron lights the candles|
|Bianca blows out the candles with help from her grandmother|
|Hmmmm.... what's this?|
|All us grown-ups had a nice dinner|
While we mature ladies were having fun with the present opening and such, the guys preferred to watch an action movie. Explosions and car chases won out.
|The guys, being manly men, watched a movie|