Nothing earth shattering happened.
She didn't combust due to raging hormones.
My sweet girl just had a fantastic day with a group of friends and laughed and carried on.
The best advice I have heard for raising a teenage girl is this, " just remember whatever happens, she was a good kid going into this and she'll be a good kid coming out. The part in the middle might get bumpy but it will end and she will be back."
I offered her many options for her 13th, from a trip to anywhere USA, to this that and the other. Her choice was a party at the house with the kids from her advanced academics classes, so that is what she had.
|She received a jade bangle and was so so happy about it|
|and a floppy hat|
|we made all the decorations.|
|bright and cheery was her theme|
|not a very rowdy bunch but an absolutely lovely bunch|
|oh they laughed|
|at first Rosie and I stayed far far away but then Rosie wangled her little self right in to the thick of things and it turned out to be a good thing.|
|Lily decided she wanted a photo booth with tonnes of props|
|makes me laugh|
|one of my favourites|
|I can't even see the likeness to who this is|
|I moustache you a question|
|13,14 and 15 and playing old maid.|
|No of course I didn't make it!|