Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Surprise, I am 30

Warning:  This is an extremely picture heavy post.
My wonderful, adorable, honest, trustworthy, amazing, and generous (among other things) husband threw me a 30th surprise birthday party.
My parents hosted it at their beautiful, perfect for parties, house.
In short - It. Was. Amazing.
New Kids on the Block/90's themed . . . Does it get any better than that?
I will let the pictures speak for themselves.

These were the faces I made as I walked in.
Completely surprised and lovin' it.

These were only some of the amazing decorations.
My sister in law and friend were in charge of that portion, and I couldn't believe what an amazing job they did.

And yes, that is a doll of Jordan or Danny (not sure which) from NKOTB.
Doesn't matter which one . . . still awesome.


Main Dish

Dessert Bar

Candy Bar (obvi.)


My brother in law made (yes, I said made) this photo booth.
It was so much fun.

Tim picked out and bought 90's outfits for the whole family.

I love them all . . . but Ethan's is my favorite.
A one-peice running suit.

Fun was had by all.

Tim's sister and her family all got decked out in 90's gear.
They did so much work on the party, and I am forever indebted.

AC Slater was there.

This Flashdance outfit got best girl's costume.
Go Debra!

Even my parents got into the theme.
They may have been a little confused on whether the invitation said "Luau" or "90's," but it's the thought that counts, right?

Gina loved the rat tail on this guy.

The Newest Kids on the Block made an appearance.

They did a performance just for me.

And then they helped me blow out my candles.

This is when the party started to get crazy.

It's always a crazy party with DJ Jonny.

Microphones came out and stayed out for quite a while.

Favorite picture of the night right there.

The night was such a blast, and I was so thankful that so many people came out to celebrate.

I am so blessed with such amazing friends and family, and I do not take it for granted.



  1. Amazing!! Love the pictures. It looks like it was a blast!

  2. How stinkin' fun is THAT! Happy late birthday! :)

  3. YES!! I love it. I love all the pictures everywhere...and the 3-0 made out of pictures?! Awesome. Happy birthday, what an amazing party! You're right...sooo blessed!