well, it seems like there is SO much to write, but i’ll try to keep it brief. we’ll just go with a time-line.
friday aug 14:
8:15am: arrive at my gym to a party in the office! my friends threw a little bday bash for me.
2:30pm: we get off work, get on the road and head towards winston! woohoo.
11:30pm: arrived in winston salem. nick’s awesome family greeted us!
12pm: happy birthday to me 🙂 nick give me the first of the presents. an awesome birthday crown. so fun.
saturday august 15! (the best day ever.)
9am: bagel station with my best friends 🙂
10:30am: back to the nielsens to give nicky a hair cut
11am: we leave to go to tj’s, my favorite place to eat in winston.
11:15am: arrive and tj’s and MY PARENTS ARE THERE!!!! such an awesome surprise. they drove up, completely shocked me and made my bday! aaannnnd…. they bring the OFFICIAL bday crown. so great.
11:18am: we call my brother, and then him and his wife kathy walk through the door. WHAT?!?!?!? they drove 15 hours from chicago for the day. man, it was so amazing. love them both!
1pm: after a surreal lunch with my family and nick’s family… i meet up with my awesome girls for another party. LOVE them.
3:30pm: back to the nielsens to get ready for the party!
5pm: the nielsens (including nick’s sweet grandparents and aunt), my parents, my bro and kathy, kel and ty, the french’s, grandmama and poppop, the carmens, and the satterwhites come over for an AWESOME bday party…
sunday august 16:
9am and 11am: nick’s sermon. it was so good, but dont just take my word for it, take a listen…
on the media player near the bottom of the page, scroll down and find nick’s name with the date 08-16-09 next to it!
SO. i think that about wraps it up. we’ve been working alot, but its good to slow down a little bit. thank you for everyone who helped with the birthday fun. i felt so loved…. happy summer everyone.