Tuesday, May 5, 2009

How my husband celebrates me getting one year older.....

I'll start out by admitting that my birth date is 2 weeks and 2 days before my husband's - same year, same month, just a little bit earlier. For the next two weeks, I am officially much older than him. Therefore, even if it's only for a short amount of time, I am officially a "cougar". So, in order to keep his older and wiser wife satisfied and interested, my much younger husband went all out in planning my birthday dinner.
Dinner Menu:

Cocktails ~ Fresh from the garden Mint Mojitos
Appetizer: Barbecue shrimp with cucumber

Salad: Fresh Greens with melon and craisins

Main Course:
Lobster grilled with garlic and paprika
Scallops sauteed in white wine
Caribbean Rice with pineapple
Fresh broccoli
And to top it all off ~
Delicious Chocolate Cake with mounds of Chocolate Frosting!!!!

The Result:
A very happy cougar wife.
Yup...I'll keep him!
Cheers to all cougar women who have an energetic younger husband whose sole intent in life is keeping their older, but still sexy :) wife happy!


  1. I'm a cougar too! Two years older than my husband!

    Happy Birthday!

  2. Happy Belated Birthday!! What a great husband you have to make such an extensive dinner! I tried to find your FB page but can't. What are you using for your name? I tried MagicMarkingsArt but nothing came up. Let me know so we can become each others fans!

  3. Happy beleated Birthday to You!! :) What an amazing Hubby you have, that dinner sounds decadent! :)

  4. That sounds absolutely delicious!!!

  5. What an awesome husband...I'm not a cougar, but I'd be a very happy (and full) wife if I got that for my birthday.

  6. What an amazing birthday dinner. he's definitely a keeper. For half the year I'm 2 years older than my husband. I guess I'm in the cougar zone myself.

  7. Your dinner looked devine, and your backyard setting is making me jealous!!!
    thanks for stopping by my blog and commenting (about the ning...really I am with you: sooo much to keep up with!?!? XD

  8. What a wonderful way to celebrate!!!

  9. Happy Birthday. May you have a year full of goodness.


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