Which is why it is so strange to think that yesterday she hit double digits and is now ten years old.
Can you believe it?
My baby is ten!
And I've been blogging for nearly a decade (although I started in December so this isn't an actual anniversary). I'm shocked by both of those facts.
Paul was in court nearly all day on Sadie's birthday so we did most of the thing's Sadie requested (going to Chuck E Cheese and the aquatic center) the day before.
But on her actual birthday we still had some fun plans.
In the morning we did presents and then we went out to lunch at the restaurant of her choice:
And for the third year in a row she picked out a lobster.
And she ate every single bite:
Then we came home and had cake. Which was delicious. I am pretty sure that this cake inspired the entire birthday theme:
And here are a few of my favorite pictures from the day before her birthday:
And while that kid is doing better today, they're still pretty sad for now.
I'm hoping tomorrow we see really big improvement. It has been a rough season of cold/flu/general illness and I am ready for summer to hopefully end all that.
At least it wasn't the birthday girl.
She definitely enjoyed her big day: