Best Birthday Balloon Surprise

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Last week, I started putting a special birthday surprise together for my husband.
I thought it would be awesome if I emailed friends and family and ask them to decorate a balloon.
I told them to blow up a balloon, create your birthday message, take a pic and email it to me by Friday night.
Then, I put them in MovieMaker, added music and bam – Glen’s Balloon Birthday Surprise was made!

Here’s the video I made…

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Of course some of our amazing blog friends sent their birthday love too!
Melissa @ Hungry Healthy Happy,  Hayley @ Oat Couture and Christina @ The Athletarian

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Glen LOVED the surprise!
He was definitely feeling the love from friends and family.
I think it’s the perfect idea for expats, military or anyone who might live far away from their friends and family.

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Thursday night, we headed to Chaud for Glen’s fancy birthday dinner.
It was my first time their for dinner, as we normally only go for lunch.
I was impressed.
The mushroom, polenta and parmesan cheese appetizer was heavenly!
I also asked them to make a custom salad and they agreed.
The scallop salad was amazing and Glen loved his steak plate!
Our waitress suggested a wonderful red wine and except for the absence of Crown Royal, the night was a success!

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Look for more birthday weekend fun later today in my Giving Thanks post!

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Foot Update

I’m in Houston and off to see the foot specialist in one hour.
Wish me luck!

Comments

  1. What a cool surprise for you man! I love it. Happy birthday to him.

    Good luck with the foot doctor!!!
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  2. Glad we could be part of the surprise! XOXO
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