Photo Friday: Mom’s 60th

My sweet Momma is 60 today! I know, I know…she totally doesn’t look (or act) that old. Last Saturday night we managed to pull off a major surprise Fiesta for her. I’m still not quite sure how we did it without someone spoiling the surprise but somehow we did…and it was GREAT!

Here’s a few pictures Garen got (while not chasing kids around):

It took so long to make the piñata that I named him. Meet Spike!

I have to admit that I had a blast planning the party. My big craft projects that you can (kinda) see above kept me entertained for at least a month. They included:

  • Spike, the cactus piñata
  • 60 marquee lights
  • Pom poms for the lights
  • Piñata cake pop stands
  • Spray painting multiple cake stands from goodwill
  • Flower arrangements
  • Menu design

We also had a photo booth. I didn’t get the Pinterest background done that I had planned but thankfully our friend, Debbi, let us use her beautiful blankets. I think it was a hit. Here’s a few that I thought were cute:

Special thanks to:

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3 thoughts on “Photo Friday: Mom’s 60th”

  1. Thank you Liz, for instrumenting the beautiful party. I have never been surprised like this nor have I had a special party.

    Thanks to everyone who helped celebrate.

    Susie

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  2. The pictures say it all. Precious family and friends celebrating a mother, friend, wife and grandmother…what a bundle of joy! Happy Belated… so glad it was a great surprise. So hard to keep such a big celebration secret. Kudos for all involved. Liz…wow!

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