Day 16 – A successful Birthday Party

October 3rd was Jose’s birthday and I decided to throw a surprise birthday party for him – my very first one 🙂 With te help of my friends I managed to get it done and even though I am really having a hard time hiding anything from him, I managed to keep it a secret.

We went for dinner at Ruth Chris Steakhouse at Colonial Towne Park in Lake Mary (some call it Heathrow downtwon…). One of the pictures shows our delicious meal. They currently have a Fall special going on where you get to chose from a list of favorites to create your perfect “trio”. The filet is always the number one choice and then you chose the other two items. Along with a side dish (I recommend their creamed spinach, it’s awesome, I could be int here only eating that and be in heaven…), a salad and at the end a fantastic little dessert (just right after a filling but exquisite meal), you really can’t complain about the price: only $44.95! By the way, any birthday child gets a free dessert, too (so essentially we had 3 desserts to share).

After dinner we headed back to our house where about 20 friends waited for us in the dark, almost causing a fire with the candles of the birthday cake. The alarm went off shortly before we arrived at the house. Fortunately, there WASN’T a firetruck greeting us in front of our home. Imagine that surprise!! So we opened the door, Jose walked into the kitchen and there it was: a BIG surprise party!! It was a great night and I was thankful it worked out so well.

About The Author

Claudia

Hi, my name is Claudia! I live, work and play in Sanford, FL. To top it all off, I am also totally in love with Sanford! My husband Jose and I are Realtors in Sanford, FL and help people realize their dreams of home ownership. We have two sons, Nicolas (2011) and Lukas (2013). I am originally from Germany, moved here in 2004. In 2008 I started Sanford365.com. I love everything that says creativity. Design is my passion, no matter if Graphic, Web or Fashion Design - and I am also into photography :) I'm also very social and love to hang out with my family and friends, be it for a kids play date or a fun night out ;)

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