Also my friend's parents are of a similar age and background (albeit a bit younger) and her mother and mine got along like a house on fire, telling each other jokes with yiddish punchlines.
After lunch, we left the mothers behind to schmooze while the young folks hit up the rides.
|Coney Island's famous Luna Park|
|Jakey loved their smiling man logo|
|all aboard The Tickler|
|Water coaster? Why not?|
|He's all smiles here, but this thing?|
|Nearly made Ethan toss his cookies.|
Dinner was, of course, topped off with a piece of birthday cake, chocolate, of course. (Is there really any other kind?)
Happy Birthday, Mom. It was wonderful to see you smiling and enjoying yourself so much on your birthday. I know you must have been missing Dad, hopefully a little less acutely than last year.
|Me & Mom, 89 years young|
And I’m linking up to Wordless / Wordful Wednesdays all OVER the place... at Angry Julie Monday... at 5 Minutes for Mom... at live and love...out loud... at Dagmar*s momsense... at Parenting by Dummies.
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