Over the weekend, we went to 3 birthday parties.
Not cool adult parties with vintage wine and civilized cheese platters… kid parties.
When I was a kid, birthday parties consisted of a small group of children, usually at our house, with parent supervised games and a Carvel cake. Nowadays, you have to sign waivers just to let your kid play in one of those crazy bouncy houses.
Let’s talk about party food too-
The amount of doughy pizza I consumed this weekend was just ridiculous. In a good way. All that warm sauce and bubbly cheese… Then, of course, there was plenty of dessert to cleanse the palate; ice cream cake, regular cake (adorned with red #5 frosting) and cookie platters.
You know those soft-baked chocolate chip cookies they sell at Costco?