Thankful Thursdays ~ Birthday Celebrations

By
Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899

My birthday was Thursday and I tried to post but could never get in between my celebrations….. Better late than never! LOL!!

I wasn’t sure how I’d feel celebrating my first birthday since Gene passed away last year. 29 years of having him here on my birthday is a long time. However my kids, grand-kids, friends, neighbors and colleagues made it a special day! When I opened the door to go on my early morning walk my yard was decorated with yard cards!

 

My favorite white roses were delivered in the morning sent from my kids and grand kids! They all came over for a pool party celebration with chicken enchiladas, fajitas from Chuy’s with guacamole and queso! We knew Gene was with us smiling at all the antics of the kids. Beautiful Beckett and Handsome Hudson saw no need for Nana, her son and daughter to have a picture by themselves! I am blessed with the best family.

 

"Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind it doesn't matter." ....  Mark Twain

"We turn not older with years, but newer every day." .... Emily Dickinson

 

Posted by

Follow me on Google+

 

 

                                      Follow Me on Pinterest button

                                        

 

 

             

   

                    

Don't forget to visit my website:                      

 Follow my real estate posts on:             

   
                   


 

 

Save

 

Save

close

This entry hasn't been re-blogged:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
Topic:
ActiveRain Community
Groups:
Bananatude
Photos
Be Thankful
Crap-Tacular
Old Farts Club
Tags:
birthdays
yard cards

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Rainmaker
5,356,108
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

Hi Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR Happy Belated Birthday.... and I love this quote:

"We turn not older with years, but newer every day." .... Emily Dickinson

 

Aug 01, 2020 08:40 AM #1
Ambassador
4,220,559
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Hi Dorie:

Happy birthday again. I love seeing all those smiles on your special day.

I'm sure Geno was looking down and smiling, too!

Jeff

Aug 01, 2020 08:41 AM #2
Rainmaker
3,433,588
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Happy Birthday belated Dorie and can see fun day in the pools with the kids.  Make it a great daytoday!

 

Aug 01, 2020 08:41 AM #3
Rainmaker
2,163,243
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Good morning Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR -  how great was that.  I just had a birthday and was overjoyed to have our new grandson with me.

Aug 01, 2020 09:09 AM #4
Rainmaker
4,862,381
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Happy Belated birthday, Dorie,

How nice that your family came over to celebrate with you.  Wishing you a wonderful August. A

Aug 01, 2020 10:07 AM #5
Rainmaker
3,647,286
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Dorie - Happy Birthday again and I like the front yard surprise that greeted you Thursday morning.  

Aug 01, 2020 10:10 AM #6
Ambassador
2,026,710
Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD
ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors - Camas, WA
REALTORS® in Clark County, WA

That is a beautiful photo Dorie. I am so happy the day was so special for you. I had a feeling your family and friends would rally. Happy Birthday again. 

Aug 01, 2020 11:09 AM #7
Ambassador
2,993,095
Anna Banana Kruchten Arizona's Top Banana!
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ
602-380-4886

Love your photo in the pool! So glad your birthday was a very special one! How sweet to receive such a wonderful welcomg stepping out your front door Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR Have a wonderful birthday weekend too!

Aug 01, 2020 11:50 AM #8
Ambassador
3,996,899
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Dorie looks like you had a very special Birthday, and that is a great picture.

Aug 01, 2020 12:58 PM #9
Rainmaker
2,747,525
Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent

Those are great photos, Dorie.  Especially, that last one with the family!  Happy Birthday!

Aug 01, 2020 02:54 PM #10
Rainmaker
1,472,613
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

How wonderful!  It warms my heart to see how your family is making life special for you since your Geno passed!  Difficult times, yet so special. 

Aug 02, 2020 08:08 AM #11
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?

Rainmaker
3,938,856

Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR

Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
Ask Dorie a question..
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Additional Information