Another bow

Celebrated Casey’s birthday over a meal with close friends, enjoying the evening so much I failed to snap a photo. Which is a pity, because the lighting at Ché was really flattering. Alas! To living in the moment.

Surprise party

There was a surprise party and while the birthday grandpa got to unwrap gifts, it was an extra good excuse to see all the grandkids of these friends that feel like family.

Shared birthdays

Here’s me and Richard, we’ve known each other 15 years but it truly feels like we’ve been friends a lifetime. We share a birthday on December 20th and were lucky to spend it bending elbows with friends and having some really tasty mini-bundt cakes. In the flurry of the holidays, it’s wonderful to have these […]

ThreeSixty

Birthday brunch for my brother at ThreeSixty—or what I used to know as the Revolving Restaurant back when I was there for Prom… in 1990. Friends have asked me how the food was and I’ll say this: It’s not cheap (but there are coupons floating around) and I think the view is worth it. The […]

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I didn’t actually eat this birthday cake on the actual day, but that’s because there was already too much good food (and a homemade snowball cake from my brother) on the 20th. What makes this one awesome is that my mom bought it at Graeter’s and apparently they no longer write names on cakes. So […]

Tom got older

And his youngest helped make this delicious looking (albeit gluten free) chocolate cake.

Cathy’s Birthday

Korean dinner

Celebrating Joseph’s birthday with some Doldot Bibim Bab at Riverside Korean.