I'm really back this time. Nana and Papa left Saturday, and we have almost readjusted to reality in our household. I might still be pouting just a bit, but as promised, I will continue with the recap.
Part of the visit was set to close Evan's fourth birthday celebrations. In a surprise move, he chose a mustache theme:
Following tradition, Aunt Shannon gave Issa and Evan their new swimsuits:
Evan thinks he's pretty hot stuff in his Spiderman gear, and Issa feels very grown up in her two piece. As an added bonus, part of Evan's birthday gift was a Slip and Slide:
Issa totally grasped the run and flop theory. Evan, well, he preferred the baseball slide:
After all that fun, there were the rest of the party preparations to finish. Issa decorated Papa and Nana's gift to Evan:
In case you aren't clear, that is Hulk. The black circles are his muscles, of course, and even Hulk appreciates birthday balloons, apparently. Please also note Issa's Hulk face.
Nana made a perfect mustache and tie cake:
Which went perfectly with the plates and napkins Evan had chosen for the party:
Evan's favorite was still the cake:
And, we blew the candles out on a fabulous fourth birthday celebration: