Thursday, April 2, 2009

(Mala)Props

My baby - who turns 9 today?! - just asked me if I've ever heard of a bad kind of crime called "store-lifting".

That's pretty cute, if I do say so myself.

Happy birthday, M!

M at age 7

M at age 8 (she really liked that sweater!)

23 comments:

  1. Happy birthday Miss Cutie Jr.!

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  2. Happy Birthday, M! My O likes those Uggs too . . .

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  3. Happy B'day M and if you need to learn more about 'store-lifting', then come talk to your Aunty Imelda...those little fingers are perfect for cosmetic's and FMC's.

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  4. What a darling! Happy Birthday M!

    xoxox,
    CC

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  5. Well done, K-Line, on raising a little delinquent! I hope she shows Alexander all her tricks.

    Kisses to her from us!

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  6. Happy happy birthday! She's super cute!

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  7. Happy Birthday! My son turned 7 on Monday, I can't believe how big and mature my baby is getting!

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  8. This is an important day for you too, K. Tell your little darling her birth story - start to finish. Kids dig it.

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  9. Happy b'day to the little cutie and her cutie mom

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  10. Seriously, M could not be any cuter!?!?!?!?!? Happy Birthday to your lovely little you ;)

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  11. Thank you everyone - from me and from M - for your lovely birthday wishes!

    Miss C: The Uggs recently died and it was very painful for all concerned.

    Auntie Imelda: We know you have some good tricks up your sleeve.

    Imogen: The time goes fast - except when it doesn't :-)

    Tessa: I have told her but the story was actually fairly traumatic for everyone so I've had to tone it down a little. This day, while very happy, is also fraught with complexity for me. It was the start of a very hard week 9 years ago (which rolled into a very extended and anxious period). One day I'll write about it.

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  12. Aww! Happy Birthday to your daughter! =]

    Bisous,
    La C.

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  13. Happy Birthday M! What a beautiful girl.

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  14. haha Store Lifting... that is cute. Props to your little darling.. which is a DARLING btw.

    What did you do for her B-day?

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  15. Awh big happy birthday and I'm such a rubbish blogger these days so just cuaght up!!
    PS email your address again those twiglets are squidged in a post bag ready to go and I finally have time to go to post office - so sorry for long wait!! Katex

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  16. Happy belated birthday, beautiful girl.

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  17. She's just adorable. My smartass parents would have laughed at me and insisted that that's when someone lifts up an entire store and tries to run away with it. Jerks :)

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  18. Happy Birthday pretty girl. She is like something out of a 1959 postcard of Happy Days.
    xx

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  19. La C: Thanks!

    Janet and Wendy: Thank you so much!

    GJ: We went out for dinner with her friend on her actual bday. Then she went to that friend's for a sleepover. On Friday (the day after) we had a sleepover with M plus 4 other girls (eeek). We went for dinner to a local pasta place with those girls and some grown up friends of M and ours. Then the girls came back for a movie sleepover party. Yes, I am so exhausted right now. But, amazingly, she's at another sleepover tonight. So I'm drinking some wine...

    Kate: Thanks. I will email the address again. No rush, of course.

    Thanks Stacey, E8 and Hammie!

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