1.06.2011

My Favorite Sister's Birthday

Today is my sister's birthday!
She's my only sister,
my older sister, 
my favorite sister.
She's helpful,
and loving.
She's fun,
funny,
and a friend.
She's courageous
and cute.
She lends me a hand--or in the case of the photo above, an oil blotting sheet--
lends me an ear, and lends me money if needed. :)
She stands by my side.
And is a shining example of a loving wife,
and dedicated mother.
We share each others joys and triumphs,
and console the other through the trials (like me with brown hair--yikes!)
We're forever friends,
but family first and foremost.
Which is why I say with great joy and pride: 
"Happy Birthday Sis!"

9 comments:

  1. Oh thank you little sister! This is the sweetest birthday card ever. I will be looking at it often and have a belly ache from laughing so hard at some of these pictures. HILARIOUS. Thank you again. Love you lots.

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  2. What a sweet post! Happy Birthday Katie!

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  3. Love the old pictures. Seems like yesterday. We'll, not quite. Happy Birthday Katie!
    Sara

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  4. Happy Birthday, Katie! I remember the pink glasses fondly! :)

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  5. Happy Birthday Katie. Both this and the post from your "Best Friend and Partner" are absolutely breathtaking. What wonderful birthday gifts. And what beautiful pictures!
    Prairie

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  6. Kirsti that is so precious!! Nice job!!! What a sweet thing to do for your sis....and thanks for revealing those fine early childhood hairdos and glasses. I knew I wasn't alone ;) You 2 are both such gorgeous girls!

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  7. ah! I love it!!! The old pics are hilarious. Both of you are just beautiful inside and out!

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