Uncategorized

Celebrating 40 years of a wonderful life

I have a friend who is turning 40 this year.  I’m trying to remember how I celebrated my 40th (yes–admittedly so, I am part of the so called “over the hill gang” although I like to think that 50 is the new 40).  Did I take a trip a around the world or hike Mount Kilimanjaro?  I’m trying to remember, but for some reason I just don’t think I did either of those.  Maybe I took a hot air balloon ride or sky dived from 20,000 feet.  Hmmm, if I did either of those, I simply do not recall.  I wonder how many of you who are part of the “over the hill gang” remember what you did on your 40th or even on your 30th birthday.

I have no idea how I celebrated my 30th–but I can make a pretty good guess about the 40th.   I’m sure I went out to dinner, maybe even at a pretty nice restaurant.  I probably said something sentimental about the past 40 years and made a toast to the next 40 years.  I am sure I was given some really nice birthday cards and probably went dancing.  I actually do remember part of my 40th celebration.  My sister sent a company to decorate my front yard with a bunch of purple dinosaurs.  I think the sign in the front yard said something about Jurassic Park.  It was a cute idea and I think it is so cool that of whatever happened on that day, the one thing that I do remember are the purple dinosaurs (thanks Sis!!).

I say all this because I don’t want my friend to not remember his 40th birthday celebration.  I’m not exactly sure what I will buy him for a gift, but I do know I will decorate his front yard with a HUGE #40.  I want my friend seven years from now (if he doesn’t run a marathon, visit China or take any other monumental trip, to reflect back on his 40th and remember at least one thing about it).  I’m pretty sure he won’t forget a huge #40 balloon sculpture that sits in his front yard for a few days.

If you are celebrating your’s or a friend’s monumental birthday or anniversary, give us a call at Balloons Now at 972-400-1907 and we will deliver something they will definitely not forget.

Macky Laubert

 

Become one of our Preferred Customers

Subscribe to our Preferred Customer list and get great discounts and special offers

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.