Friday, February 29, 2008

Halfy birthday to you



Our boy was born 23 and a half years ago today (29 August 1984) so this is his sixth half-birthday. Does that make him 3? We gave him six candles, anyway. And some Maltesers.

Excuse the messy kitchen. It's been a busy week. (The bit you can't see is immaculate.)

14 comments:

kirsty said...

Halfy birthday :D

Tanya Brown said...

Happy Birthday!

Aunty Evil said...

He's big for his age, isn't he?

Aunty Evil said...

Oh, and happy birthday!

fifi said...

What a tinsy winsy little cake, I would eat that in one go.

Happy Birthday, young man!

Isabelle said...

The small cake - well, he's only 6or possibly 3, and it was only his half-birthday. Also he's nearly a doctor so he's health-conscious. At least, he doesn't - for health reasons - want his dad to eat too much in the way of cake. He's ok eating cake himself.

Molly said...

And why pray tell, are there no feline assistants in attendance?---for blowing out candles....

WifeMomChocoholic said...

Are malteasers like chocolate maltballs?

leslie said...

A happy birthday for a happy looking lad! It's amazing how many people I've run into who have a leap year birthday!

Kathy said...

I love the idea of a halfy birthday. I tried to convince my family that I could handle two birthdays a year, but they thought I was only in it for the presents! How silly of them. I was in it for the cake too.

meggie said...

Happy Halfy!
Is this because he will be in NZ when the full term birthday comes around?

Tall Girl said...

why isn't it his 23rd half birthday? I feel I'm missing the point here somewhere, but surely every year brings a half birthday at the six month mark?? Mine will be May 1st. I'll look forward to it...

Tall Girl said...

Oh I just got it - leap day!! Pretty funny I forgot that...

Kerri said...

Happy birthday to your son! I know...I'm late for a very important date! Soory! I could swear I was here before and left a comment. Hmmmm.