Monday, February 14, 2011

No Valentine Party For Us



Brady's Valentine's Day party for his classroom was this morning.
I was in charge of planning it.






The kids made these heart bird feeders.


The kids wrote down what they love
about Mrs. Everly...and put the notes in
this box.  I found the fortunate teacher label here.






Brady was going to pass these treats out to his class.









I can't remember where I saw this shovel idea...but I know it wasn't on a blog.



Brady was really sick all night and has been sick all day.
He is such a trooper.  He never complains...he just wants me by his side.
He has told me about twenty times that I am the best mom a sick boy could ever have.
I wish there was something I could do to make him feel better.

We were really disappointed about having to miss his Valentine Party.
I was disappointed for him.  I always worry that the class parties will soon stop.
Eric took all the goodies into Brady's classroom this morning.
Two other room moms came through big time with cupcakes and the
things needed to make the bird feeders.

Brady hasn't left the couch all day...but he is starting
to get some of his color back...and just decided he
might like to watch a little t.v.  Yay!

Happy Valentine's Day to all of YOU!

Hope your is day filled with love...not just today, but everyday.

~Kerri


24 comments:

Jamie said...

Those bird feeders are crazy cute! And I love the idea of giving the notes to the teacher, that's something she's sure to treasure. Okay-this is turning into a love fest of a comment, but I have to say I really, really like your valentine idea for Brady too! Super fun ideas!

Cherie said...

Ahhh poor Brady - I hope he feels better soon!
I am sure there will be a whole bunch of cute Valentine's waiting for him when he gets back to school!!
Those bird feeders and the shovel valentines are super cute!! I am sure all the kids loved those.

Hope you and your two sweet men have a wonderful Valentines evening!

Jenn said...

I hope Brady feels better soon!!

Super cute ideas for the class. I am gonna have to remember those for future parties :)

Donna said...

Oh No!!!! After ALL that work...and it was soooo cute!! Each iten was really cute. The bird seed was a great idea andthe teacher box anyone would love. Great ideas...hope brady is good tomorrow. What a disappointment...but it's sweet that he just wanted you to be with him...I guess that's REALLY what Valentine's is all about, huh?

J said...

I'm sure the kids, parents, and teacher really "dig" you as the room mom!!! You are awesome!

I'm sorry Brady was sick. Hopefully, it will pass quickly and you and hubs will stay well.

I did not know Eric ran half-marathons...wow!!!

Happy Valentines!
J

sloan said...

poor brady - there's no good time to get sick, but on valentine's?! seems so unfair :-( what great ideas you had kerri - I love everything, especially that fortune cookie idea - I'm room mom for my 4th grader, so I'm definitely gonna tuck that idea away!! hope brady has a good night's sleep and gets well soon!

Lorri said...

Sweet boy. I hate he missed the party.

What cute ideas! Too bad you aren't one of my room moms! :)

Jess said...

poor Brady!!! i hope he feels better!! i just LOVE all of your ideas!!! so thoughtful and sweet!!!! now i just need to remember them for next year!!!! happy valentine's day Kerri!!

Jill said...

Such great ideas! So sorry he was sick and couldn't make it to the party :"-( Hope he is feeling much better soon!

Have a great night.

Blessings,
Jill

Traci said...

Hope Brady's feeling better!
No fun being sick:(
Love the bird feeder idea! Happy Valentines Day!

Stef said...

I'm so sorry he was sick. That is sucha bummer when you are a kid. But what a trooper. And fun Valentines! Cute, as always!

Nicolle said...

I'm sad that Brady missed the party! Bummer!! All of the decorations and gifts are so very cute. I really wish you had a little shop to sell your stuff in. I could never put stuff together like you do. :)

I hope Brady is better this morning!

Jen said...

What a great looking party!
Love the why I love my teacher idea...easy and really sweet. I bet the teacher loved reading all of those!
What made the heart shape for the feeders?
So sad he had to miss it. Hope he is feeling better today!

Jen said...

So sad he missed the party! I hope he feels better today!
Love all of your ideas. What made the heart shape for the feeders?
And I bet the teacher loved reading all of her little notes!

Jenny said...

Poor boy. Hope he feels better soon. The shovels are adorable. I may have to steal those for next year! That teacher gift was so great. Hang in there. Spring is on the way.

Susan said...

Darn it! Two things...1. I feel so bad for Brady, I know he wishes he could have participated and 2. I'm stealing that shovel idea for next year. I'll remember to stock up on shovels this summer.
GUESS WHAT?! I just picked up Jack 15 minutes ago from school (that's the 2nd time within a month)because he was throwing up. Ahhhhhhh! Not that, anything but that.

Susan said...

BTW...I nominated you for Stylish Blogger Award.

Seizing My Day said...

I want to know how to make those feeders!! wink wink!! They are SO cute!! Sorry your little man is sick.. sad time to miss out!!

Bridget said...

Adorable gift ideas. And I love the bird feeder!! Hope Brady feels better soon!

Cindy said...

Oh goodness, so sorry your day did not go as planned! Hope you both are feeling better soon.

Those are the cutest party ideas ever!!
Love them all...I really need to pick your brain before our end of the year party. I could use some fresh ideas!

Have a happy day!

Kim said...

Oh no! The poor little guy. You worked so hard (love all that you planned) and he had to miss the big day. What a bummer! I hope he's feeling better soon.

Shell in your Pocket said...

Those shovels are so cute...love the teacher gift.

sandy toe

Kerri said...

awww BOO! on the sickies for ruining the party :( hope he is well soon - it has hit the double Bb of casa de mann as well!

Amanda @ Tall Glass of Water said...

I sure hope I am on top of things like you when I am a mom! I was wondering... Do you always get picked to plan the class parties? Because I know I would want you to do it every time! You have such great ideas. What a lucky class!

 
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