happy may day '09

today my baby turns 10 years old. yikes. (I have a feeling that today there will be no naps on the couch, no rosey cheeks and no warm apple juice) - sad sigh.........
instead .... there will be ... muddy smelly sneakers at the front door, a bicycle helmet were teddy used to be, and lots of "hey dude! it's my birthday!". we are planning a pizza / laser tag party. a small gathering with a few boys...I was thrown for a loop this morning when my son asked... hey Mom, can we clean out these empty HOT FRIES bags and use them for my goodie bags?? ( HOT FRIES are his favorite snack food - I could see where he was coming from!) yummm. goodie bags?? OK... mom is slipping. I had not thought of goodie bags. (isn't dinner and hours of Laser Tag enough?) guess not. so taking cue from one of my favorite blogs - I thought... what can I make to give the boys that is special - something they might actually want and use again? I came up with t-shirts. see... these iron on transfers have come a l o n g way since I last used them. they printed nice and crisp, they ironed on and peeled off perfectly. I was so happy. hopefully they will be too!
PS. my favorite May Day fairies did not disappoint this morning!
thank you sweeties!
happy may day!

2 comments:

  1. Where does the time go? I LOVE your shirts! Did you make one that will fit me? Hugs,Jen

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  2. Excellent shirt designs! Yay!! Happy birthday to your son. Thanks so much for linking to my blog Shelly!!!

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