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82nd Birthday

My grandfather turned 82 on Friday, so this is why I’ve been AWOL for a bit. On Friday morning, my mom & I started baking, my mom baked a birthday cake & I baked cupcakes. I decorated 24 cupcakes as well as the birthday cake and it took FOREVER, but it was worth it to see my grandfather’s little face when blowing out his candles (video is uploaded to my personal facebook account, for those with access!).

We had no clue what to buy him for his birthday, so we ended up getting around 10 DVD’s for him based on the history of Airplanes, World War II and Ancient Cities. He really liked those and it gives him something to watch when he’s not snoring his head off :P

On Saturday, my two aunts came over with ANOTHER cake, this time a huge double chocolate one so we ended up with 2 huge cakes and 24 cupcakes hahahaha needless to save, we have tons of leftovers!

It was a fun weekend, except the few drama’s that happened, which needs a whole other blog post in the coming days… I’ll leave you now with pictures of cakes & more cakes & some more :P


















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20 Comments

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    Ansam
    June 25, 2008 at 10:41 pm

    WOW *drooooooool*

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    Ansam
    June 25, 2008 at 10:42 pm

    ohh and happy birthday to your grandpa :-D

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    Marzouq
    June 25, 2008 at 11:15 pm

    I bet he enjoyed it!! Some very nice shots!

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    Dreamy
    June 25, 2008 at 11:20 pm

    very impressive chief nany =)

    Happy belated birthday to ur grandpa~

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    3baid
    June 25, 2008 at 11:36 pm

    So many cakes, I wouldn’t know what to pick! :O

    *points to the random tweets*
    They’re all my tweets! Are you sure it’s random? :P

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    Zabo0o6a
    June 25, 2008 at 11:50 pm

    Loooooks Yummy *droooools*

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    Swair
    June 26, 2008 at 8:23 am

    Oh MY GOD! How dare you post pictures of FOOOD!? *ducks and giggles*

    Anyways, I Luuuufss and the video is so adorable!

    Kil 3am oo ahwa ib khair oo ya36eech el 3afya :*

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    three-legs alice
    June 26, 2008 at 9:30 am

    first of all happy bday to your grandpa – kul sana o huwa b5air inshalla!

    second of all: yum. just yum!

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    Shaymaa
    June 26, 2008 at 10:11 am

    Happy Birthday to your grandpa! Allah y5aleeh lukum inshallah!

    Those are nice lookin’ cupcakes mashallah!

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    ananyah
    June 26, 2008 at 11:49 am

    @Ansam – tell me about it, I was licking my lips looking at them hahaha & thxxxx :D

    @Marzouq – yah he had fun, then fell asleep lol

    @Dreamy – thank you:D

    @3baid – hahahaha I’ll send you a goodie bag :D

    @Zabo0o6a – they ARE! especially the buttercream icing with all the treats on top :D

    @Swair – sowwwwi, you got hungry huh :P I have leftovers hehehe want one? thhhx cupcake he is adorable!

    @three-legs alice – thank you hehe

    @Shaymaa – thank you ;*

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    F.
    June 26, 2008 at 1:48 pm

    Touching…

    Happy Birthday to your Granpa then :)

    P.S. I hate cake…but those look absolutely delish!

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    Laialy_q8
    June 27, 2008 at 8:18 am

    Happy birthday to him ^_^

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    Someday
    June 27, 2008 at 10:50 am

    WOW those are AMAZING, allah y’7alyh ow ya36yh el 9e7ah ow el3afyah,
    your cupcakes are sooooo yummy! aby!!;)

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    nono
    June 27, 2008 at 11:22 am

    happy birthday micha’s grandpup! ;)

    lovely.. i meant you! hehehe

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    American Alligator
    June 27, 2008 at 8:47 pm

    wow! 82 years old! your grandpa sure deserved those amazing pastries is see in the photos! they look lovely and I’m sure they tasted even better!

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    nannOo
    June 28, 2008 at 7:27 pm

    wooow awesome pix .. glad u had a nice day.

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    PaLoMiNo
    June 29, 2008 at 3:38 am

    woooooooow

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    TAT
    June 30, 2008 at 5:55 pm

    This all looks sooo nummy!

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    Big Byrd
    July 6, 2008 at 12:39 pm

    happy birthday to your grandfather…may he live to be a hundred (in great health)

    ur recipies are a delight…but may i please have the cupcake recipe as well as the icings and toppings…

    thanks

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    Heidi
    September 20, 2008 at 1:11 am

    What adorable cupcakes you made! You are lucky to have your grandfather still with you :)

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