All the birthday wishes from friends near and far, old and new, is really one of the high points of the year for me in this Facebook world! Thank you all so much for taking a moment to wish me well and to evoke our connection, whatever it might be.
Hi everyone I hope...
7 February 2013
Celebrating a quinceañera was not only about having a big party but also a tradition that helped shape me into the person I am today. To nearly all teenage girls what comes to mind when they think or hear about a quinceañera is the party. They imagine the dress...
How to Plan a Child’s Birthday Party
It is that time of year again; your child’s birthday is just around the corner. There is so much to do to get ready for their party, but where does one begin? Planning a child’s birthday party can be fun, exciting and sometimes hectic. However, the anticipation...
: English 4
Theme : Birthday Party
Integrated skills : Reading
Functions : to enable the students to reordering jumbled sentences based on the pictures.
Vocabulary : preparing, making, remember, praying, present, ribbon, clown, birthday party, candle
Media : flashcards...
Stage 1 Prepare My Parents’ Birthday Fried chickens
Buy ingredients of foods
Stage 3 Share foods Celebrat e
Surprise My parents
Step 2 Outlining Write an outline for your essay. Introduction Hook:
Go to the garden
The person that I love the most in the world is my parents who are...
In life everyone will meet many people that say they are fit to be a friend, but people will make only a few true friends. A friend is defined as one that is not hostile, or one attached to another by affection or esteem, a favored companion. But I believe friendship is more than that...
house with popcorn in my hand. I was wearing a dark brown jacket along with a black jeans and a silver necklace with a cross pendant. It was my favorite accessory for my mother gave it to me on my 13th birthday and it was also blessed by a priest. I wore it on my mum’s 40th birthday which is also the same...
Analysis of Liliana Heker’s “The Stolen Party”
Innocence is a precious gift that we all have at some point. In Liliana Heker’s ‘The Stolen Party’, Rosaura experiences a loss of innocence after attending her friend Luciana’s birthday party. Before the party, Rosaura is unaware of her social standing...
My 13 year old sister started eighth grade this past year. During that summer, whenever we had our sisterly talks, she would always ask me “What was your eighth grade like for you?”. I could never really answer the question truthfully because eighth wasn’t exactly the highlight of my teenage years...
My first time
No matter what you ever do in life, you will always have a first time. Your first time might be the best experience of your life, or you might learn a lesson from a bad decision. In my case, I decided to go against my own word on drinking alcohol, and I told my friends I would...
who was hundred times my age (and had immaculate skin) was seated next to me. Instead of killing time staring at the cabin crew jog down the aisle, I engaged myself in a conversation with her. She was called Almaas and gave me complicated recipes of Libyan food notwithstanding my endless implications...
could see the sun trying to break through the bulky clouds. I was throwing my son a birthday party for his 3rdbirthday. I got my son out of the car and we walked into the loud and crowded bowling alley and checked in for the party. The cashier was giving me a hard time with the reservation that I had made...
smells ,kids, crowds, presents wow! Its my birthday, the happiest day in my life; I’m turning five. Everything was perfect to the last detail. The moon bounce was huge, the kids were happy,and the music was wow! It was time to choose the singer for the birthday song her, Aunt Sally, she sang and every...
N. Monsarrat The Dinner Party
Nicholas John Turney Monsarrat (22 March 1910 – 8 August 1979).
He is a popular English novelist whose best-known work is The Cruel Sea (an international bestseller about the battle of the Atlantic).
During the Second World War He served with...
feeling excited. The first one to wish me was my mother. She was the one who woke me up and hugged me. What a start to the crazy teen years!
A feeling of excitement arose in me when my parents told me they were taking me to Dubai Mall. I braced myself up for my first glimpse of freedom. But the best part...
4. Description of party
5. The end
A day I shall always remember is the day when I celebrated my tenth birthday. All my friends and relatives were invited to the birthday party.
When the time drew near for me to be ready for the party, I put on my birthday dress which I was specially...
The memorable event for me is about my grandfather's mother's 92th birthday which was in the Lantern Festival ten years ago. As 92 is an important age for everyone, my parents spent three days preparing for this big day. On the day of her birthday, we booked a Chinese dinner in a restaurant in Chengdu...
reason my family has always been a cat and dog person. We have always had many types of dogs because they are loving and protective. But whenever my mind travels through the past, all the happy and sad memories always come together with Tony – my first Chihuahua dog. He was given by my mother on my fourteenth...
room, including my family and friends, and they all shouted Happy Birthday Li Ying.
It dwelled on me that today was my 16th year old birthday. I had been so busy with my school work that I didn’t know that today was my birthday. My friends let loose the crackers, which made me jumped. My mother and father...
joke about my jacket, I have herd it a million times.
4. (a) Brainstorming- Jotting down thoughts and ideas before writing the final draft.
(b) Idea web- Creating lists and ideas or words to orginize idea before begining an writing assingment.
5. I am preparing to host an event in my home, A...
they will never allow me to go to the party. Please, Elizabeth!’ Kimberly pleaded me as usual. I had no choice but to help her lie to her parents that she will be staying over at my house to study again.
It was hard for me to reject her. We have been best friends since primary school and she knew that...
since the 2000’s. Facebook and twitter are very similar and they work hand in hand. These social networks allow you to post pictures, interact with friends and celebrities.
Firstly, facebook was created in February 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg. Twitter was created in March 2006 by Evan Williams. Furthermore...
Family is very important to every person. It’s the one special unit of society, which matters the most. Human nature has a need to always communicate, to have friends, partners and children, to share emotions and experienceas. It isn’t surprising that every achievement, happiness...
Birthdays are a very special time of the year to the individual. It signifies another year passed in the life and gives the individual time to reflect on all they have accomplished within the past year. This leads to a traditional celebration, and with a good celebration, you need good food. Buca di...
or talking on the telephone? With the invention of social media these conventional ways of communication has become almost non-existed. I could recall my middle school years of writing love letters to little girls and passing funny notes to others students in the classroom. Technology has made communication...
My home town is seen as a tranquil area. Growing up here was peaceful and relaxing. What was great was that all the neighbors knew one another and would get together quite often. There would be a lot of interaction between the neighbors, both young and old. Being so close to each other was comforting...
26 September 2013
My Super Mother
The person I will always remember in my entire life is my mother because she is the most sacrificial, loyal, and humorous lady that I have ever known. She is an inspiration to everything I do. I would not call her a friend, but she is an extraordinary person...
Birthdays come only once in a year. Birthdays are usually the occasions for rejoicing and feasting. Relatives and friends gather on the occasion and offer their blessings. They bring with them beautiful presents. My last year’s birthday was truly special and memorable for me.
The morning began with...
A birthday is a very wonderful day. Everybody likes to celebrate it. It is a good opportunity to spend time with friends, parents, relatives. My 17th birthday party last year was a really memorable occasion. I celebrated it at home in the evening. All my friends came and we had a lot of fun.
first word. I can still remember that day, it was my birthday. I was turning six at the time and you know every kid in those years wanted either a bike or rollerblades. I wanted a bike really bad and my parents promised to get me one. I had a birthday party it was fun but there was no bike. I was down at...
19 July 2008
On December 5, 2000, I received a call that would change my life forever. From a hospital in Sturgis, South Dakota, a nurse called to tell me that an Alfred Gregory was in their Emergency Room and they had found my business card in his wallet. “Is this his wife?” I confirmed it was. “There...
going to crash with it! “Oh God, my mom will kill me!” were all of our thoughts. How was it that we got in this mess? Oh, right, now I remember!
It all started when my aunt drop us on a quincianera. “Stay in the party, and don’t go to ‘dar la vuelta’!” my aunt had said. My cousin, Dani, and I went inside...
secondary school, I used to plan a surprise party. When one of my friend’s birthdays is around the corner, I will start to think a surprise party for them and give them an unforgettable memory throughout his/her life. Although the party is finally finished, but the party I have organized not the exactly same...
Best friends are very special people in your life. They are the first people you think about when you make plans. They are the first people you go to when you need someone to talk to. They are the ones that you call just to talk about nothing, or the most important things in your life. When you’re sad...
comes on short notice. It doesn’t write or call to tell you that it’s coming; It doesn’t even knock. I learned the hard way when my granddad passed away, one week after my birthday. His loss brought me a great deal of pain, considering I thought he was always going to be around. All of a sudden all the excitement...
Quinceañera, but of course with different traditions. There is a lot of planning involved in this party, and there is a lot of money spent on the dress, food, music, and decorations. Quinceañeras are a big part of my family’s tradition, and the whole tradition starts with all the planning. The very first and...
The Night that Changed my Life
Will they like me? Will I like them? Are they going to like my personality? These are the thoughts that run through my mind as I anxiously await meeting new people. Whether you are at school, a new job, or socializing at a party, meeting new people can be a very...
Birthdays are a bitch. No this is not a rant about growing old and about the death of idealism —– for that I ask you to refer to my last year’s post where I tried to deal with the monumental milestone of turning thirty.
Birthdays are a bitch because no matter how hard I try not to get misty-eyed, my...
sincere friendship dear friend. Congratulations enjoy your day because you deserve it.
Your friendship has become a part of my life in so many beautiful ways.
I cherish the beautiful friendship you have shared with me.
What a brighter world this would be if everyone had a friend like you. So today, on...
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the day." Childhood is one of the beautiful times in your life that you know is unforgettable. I, who was born and raised in Pakistan, can never forget my childhood.
Growing up in Pakistan was a great experience since I grew in rich family. Pakistan heritage is something to be proud of. I was born...
Hello my name is Eli Horton, I’m twenty four and this is a story about my life. I was born in Chicago, to a wealthy family who has ruled the city for generations. My dad who is one of the cities biggest mobsters controls every aspect of the underground world. My mother lives a double life....
There are many jobs out there that people put there own lives in danger in order to protect other people. These jobs maybe the Army, Police office, and, maybe even a security guard at a elementary school to protect kids from harm. My job is far less dangerous from...
Birthday Party Planning Checklist
3-4 weeks before your birthday party
1. Choose a party theme.
2. Create the guest list. Friends and relatives if you want a mixed party.
3. Pick the party date and time. Parties are generally 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 hours long.
4. Order or buy party...
Keeping pets means making friends
I have been a keen animal lover since I was a little boy. I not only enjoy bird's singing in the morning, but also enjoy seeing various kinds of animal in the zoo. But actually, I didn't quite approve those who keeping pets when I was young, thinking that they deprived...
The Birthday Present
After a year of waiting, it was finally my birthday! I was so excited that morning that I woke up at 7am, cleaned the house, and waited for my mom to wake up, so we could begin decorating. But...
course of my life, I have experienced many days of happiness; they all had a unique ingredient that separated them from each other as a distinct experience. There is; however, a day that I remember with extra fondness, a day that occupies a bigger space in my heart, the day of my eighteenth birthday. I suppose...
again a Happy and pleasant birthday! I know, there have been many tough days during these years, but you have always managed to get through the storm. Thank you for always being there for me and our lovely kids! You have shown them the model of a great man, father and friend. You have educated them with...
Let’s Get The Party Started
Once in a while, I receive invitations from my relatives and my friends. Sometimes it’s for a birthday party, a christening, a wedding, or simply just for a get together party in someone‘s house. Many people enjoy themselves by throwing a house party for their family and...
“My Life” If I were to tell you about my family it would end with crazy. I live with my dad In Carbondale while my two sisters live with my mom in Denver. My little sister is 4 years old and I barely get to see her. On the other hand my older sister is 17 and I never see her because she never home....
not only infused with this elation, but I was tempted with the sentiment of fright: the fear that this day will be not as I had planned. I was afraid my eagerness would disintegrate like fire red roses left unattended to die in the scorching heat. I had been tirelessly planning for this exceptional day...
I remember my learning experience as if it were yesterday. I was 17 years old and ready to have fun with my friends. I made a horrible decision to go to a barn party one night. Everyone was drinking, dancing and having a good time with each other. By midnight, I knew it was time for me to get...
My recollections at the Parish of St Paul’s Petaling Jaya
My association with St Paul’s started when I came to Petaling Jaya in June 1973 as a young student pursuing my university education at the University of Malaya. We I arrived in this big place from my hometown of Penang, I had a sense of homesickness...
animals like cat, fish, bird, and others have lived together.
I also have a very special pet, it is my lovely animal. She was a very cute cat. My best friend gave it to me for my sixteenth birthday. I named her Putih because she was a cute female Persian with white fur. She had white fluffy fur with...
the best day of my life, because I was waiting for this moment for a long time. It was my 18th birthday. My sweet 18.
A few days before, I thought, that it will be the best day of my life and I spend it with my family, and in the evening I will make a big party with all my friends. But when that day...
Drag’s Birthday Surprise:
A Tiberius Story
by Keith Harvey
Sometimes the postman came to Tiberius’ house, but not very often. Occasionally he had a letter from a friend who had moved away to another village and sometimes his aunt would send him a letter, or even a parcel!
Tiberius was halfway...
English Per 5
My story begins in Orange County CA, in the city of orange. My parents Bruce and Chris Chamness had just moved in to their brand new house on 100 east Taft Street. The little house wasn’t much, but soon it would be a lot more than...
About my Classmates
They always bullying me and make me shamed in front of the others. They make fun of me when I do something wrong or didn’t understand what I’m doing. When they do something really bad and I’m with them they make me the one who did those messed. They always tripped...
Up to now, I’ve never thought too much about the word “Birthday”. To someone, it might be worth to concern, to remind of something or to celebrate of him or her because it’s important to them. Of course, it doesn’t mean I don’t have that such happy memories, instead I have more than those. Everyday,...
A Dilemma and My Solution Based On Utilitarianism Ethical Model
(Assignment # 1)
Prepared by : Efren A.
Course-Section : GNED212-091
Instructor : Mr. Paul B.
Class : Friday Afternoons
Part 1: Utilitarianism Ethical Model
Many people from all walks of life have trouble making...