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Eva is Seven!

Eva is seven years old and this is what she says:

What is your name?  Eva

How Old are you?  7

What is your favorite thing to do?  Jump rope

What do you want to be when you grow up?  A teacher

What is your favorite food?  Mac n Cheese

Who do you like to spend time with?  Kaylin

What do you do really well?  Jump Rope

What makes you laugh?  When mommy tickles me

What is the best time of day?  The afternoon

What are you afraid of?  Monsters

Who is your best friend?  Kaylin

What do you like to do with your family?  Celebrate Christmas

What do you love to learn about?  Math

Where do you like to go?  The zoo

What is your favorite book?  Owl Diaries: Eva Sees A Ghost

If you had one wish what would it be? In the morning turning into a mermaid

 

This year, for Eva's birthday, we decided to throw a "Fashion Show" party.  Daddy built a runway, Mommy organized the details, and Eva picked the friends to make a super fun day for Eva and all of her friends.  All the girls were asked to wear their most fashionable outfits and as they started showing up, they were greeted with a complimentary face painting.  They got their picture taken, then had fun with various crafting ideas to make pages for their own fashion magazine, which each girl was highlighted for their own cover...

They also took the opportunity to accessorize their outfits, trying all kinds of different looks, while practicing walking the cat-walk...

Then we played a "Project Runway" game.  Four groups got various materials (duct tape, fabric, plastic tableclothes, and tissue paper) and ten minutes to dress a model in an outfit.  Then, in the end, each team walked the runway together to see the various outfits they made.  We were so impressed with how creative the girls were and how well they worked as a team...

After all the fun, we all sang "Happy Birthday" to Eva with blue donuts (blue being her new favorite color)...

A half hour before the party was done, we asked parents to come back for a fashion show, where most the girls walked the runway in all of their glam for the birthday celebration finale...

It was such a fun way to celebrate Eva's birthday this year!

Of course, we weren't done celebrating once the party was over.  Last Saturday was Eva's actual birthday.  Granny was with us to help celebrate.  We started the morning with pedicures...

We hung out around the house for most of the day, then went to ShoGun's for dinner (Eva's choice!).  ShoGuns is a restaurant very similar to Benihanas, where the Chef cooks the food and puts on a little comedy during the act.  The chefs act, of course, was all about Eva.  He made her feel very special...

At home, we dove into a beautiful cake Eva hand picked from the store, then called it a night.  

There is no doubt in my mind that Eva felt very loved on her special day.

 

If you are interested in watching the Fashion Show, click Here!

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