Monday, March 16, 2009

There Are Some Things Money Can't Buy

A successful bowling birthday party is not one of them.

Number of invitees: 25

Number that attended: 17

Age of Birthday Boy: 7

Number of Strikes: 12 *

Number of Gutter Balls: 200*

Pizza consumed (in boxes) 7

Pitchers of Lemonade: 3

Hours of Bowling: 1.5

Number of times Mommy cried: 1

Pictures taken: 124

Game Tokens Per Guest: 8

Money Spent on Party: $$$$$$$$$$$$

Seeing our son respond to his birthday and guests like never before, making it the most successful party we’ve ever thrown for our firstborn: Priceless.

*Totally made up figures, since I didn't actually sit and count all of the strikes and gutter balls being thrown by 17 children over five lanes.* Duh.


OHmommy said...

Awe.... that picture is totally worth everything Jo!

TUC said...

He looks soooo happy! Wow, what a birthday party... so worth the joy it brought him.

Indy said...

We had a party this weekend and said the same thing. Priceless. He looks soooo happy.