We gathered at my sister's place last night for my birthday celebrations, and also Gene's - who came down from Warkworth for the occasion. This is Helen and Naomi predinner. . .
and Gene, John and I . . .
Helen cooked this amazing lamb roast for us, complete with all the trimmings.
One of the slightly murky shots of the group of us at the table.
The two birthday people receiving gifts and cards. . .
the OTHER murky shot of us at the table. . .
A couple of belly dancers flounced in at the latter end of the evening, looking remarkably like John and Gordon.
Hmmm. . . they make them buxom in the East. . .
Gulp. . .
This one is VERY modest, and would not show any belly!
Dear friend Cathy serving up her dessert of brandy cases, cream, berries, and custard.