Monday, May 14, 2007

My Mothers Day


Hi everyone, I hope you all had a wonderful Mothers Day as I did.
My Family Carol,Gary and Joanne rang to wish me A happy mothers day as they live a few hours away, Donna rang to wish me happy Mothers day and to invite me out to lunch at La Porchetta's picking me up about 11.30 . As you can see by the smiles we had a lovely lunch. After lunch I went back to Brett and Donna's for a couple of hrs before comming home.


Starting end of table nearest to camera: Grandaughters Maddison 7 and Rylie 10, Daughter Donna, S.I.L Brett , Myself Jeanette and Grandson Kayne14. Brett waiting to be served his meal.

My Lunch ,A very Big favorite of mine
Garlic Prawns Prawns in a delicious garlic, white wine,parsley and cream sauce on rice.

24 Comments:

Blogger UP said...

Mother's Day lunch with family. What could be better?

May 14, 2007 11:37 pm  
Blogger RUTH said...

Garlic prawns....that's really wetted my appetite...I love them! Glad you had a great day.....I had wondered why I kept getting email adverts about Mother's Day when it was weeks ago....it took me a while to realise that not all countries have Mother's Day on the same day.

May 15, 2007 3:41 am  
Blogger Susie said...

Glad you had a great day! Those prawns look and sound delish!
:)

May 15, 2007 5:16 am  
Blogger PEA said...

Sounds like you had a wonderful Mother's Day:-) Loved the pictures and your lunch looks soooo yummy! xox

May 15, 2007 8:56 am  
Blogger Val said...

You look lovely in that color, and nicely set off with a gardenia?

May 15, 2007 9:29 am  
Blogger Heart of Rachel said...

Belated Happy Mother's Day to you Jeanette. It's nice to see you smiling and surrounded by people you love. Thanks for coming over earlier. Take care!

May 15, 2007 10:46 pm  
Blogger Renae said...

Looks like you had a wonderful Mothers Day!!! Oh my gosh, the food looks sooooo good!!!
That is a very nice picture of you all at the table. Have a wonderful day!!!

Renae

May 16, 2007 2:05 am  
Blogger CONNIE'S THOUGHTS FROM THE HEART said...

Wonderful time with a wonderful family that is what I call a wonderful Mother's Day. connie from Texas

May 16, 2007 3:29 am  
Blogger Karen said...

Oh my, that meal looks so wonderful! It sure did look like an excellent time!

That Adi and Amber are something. Amber forgot all of the 'rules' my dad taught her. As for Adi, she loves our house because we let her sleep on the bed. Although, Adi isn't supposed to be on the furniture, we walked in the door tonight after golf to see her on the couch! Yikes!!! We know who runs this house, huh?

Have a wonderful day!

May 16, 2007 12:01 pm  
Blogger Pamela said...

You look absolutely gorgeous in this picture.

May 16, 2007 2:16 pm  
Blogger Diane J. said...

Looks like you had a grand Mother's Day, Jeanette! The prawns do look yummy, too. :-)

I see that we share many blogging friends, as well.

Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog.

Have a great rest of the week.

Hugs,

Diane

May 16, 2007 2:39 pm  
Blogger Janice said...

Hi,

That did sound good, and I'm glad you had a happy mommy's day.

Janice~

May 16, 2007 4:57 pm  
Blogger Puss-in-Boots said...

I'm so pleased you had a lovely Mother's Day, Jeanette. Sounds as if we all did, judging by the blogs. Lovely family photo, too.

I've tagged you, got to today's post on my blog...and don't be shy!

May 16, 2007 8:59 pm  
Blogger Hootin'Anni said...

What a fabulous day for you!! And your lunch? Your favorite you say? Well, by the looks of it, I can see why.....looks scrumptious!!

May 16, 2007 11:06 pm  
Blogger Lee-ann said...

Wow! Jen,they have a la porchetta up there now! the town has grown since I was last in your neck of the woods that is for sure.

It all looks yummo and a great time had by all I am sure.

now garlic prawns are my favourite too!I bet you all enjoyed lunch.

see you again real soon

May 16, 2007 11:17 pm  
Blogger Peggy said...

I stop by to visit and now I am hungry! LOL time to go dig around the fridge. You have a beautiful family!!

May 17, 2007 1:45 am  
Blogger The Ramblin Irishman said...

Finally a chance to read your blog and it was worth the wait. What the heck are Prawns? I just read the joke about the labs... Jen, Jen, Jen you spicy Australian woman you. Have a nice day.

May 17, 2007 4:12 am  
Blogger Sonia said...

Hi Jeanette! Sounds you all had a great day! You have a beautiful family! (((Many hugs)))

May 17, 2007 7:20 am  
Blogger Gwen said...

Hi Mate .
Glad your "MOTHER'S DAY" went that prawn dish sure looks good.
See you soon xx

May 18, 2007 3:16 pm  
Blogger Merle said...

Hi Jan ~~ Glad you had a lovely Mother's Day and the photo of you and Donna and family is really nice. Thank you for your comments, we all seemed to like the Handwriting on the Wall, it was nice. Still waiting on a new modem, but old faithful still works. Thanks for all the nice things
you send and I plan to post some of them soon. Loved the Letter from Heaven but think I have posted it before. Cried all through it AGAIN.
Take care my friend, thinking of you, Love, Merle.

May 18, 2007 5:40 pm  
Anonymous rhea said...

That looked like an amazing celebration -- the company and the food!

May 18, 2007 10:40 pm  
Blogger Gina E. said...

Garlic prawns in a white wine sauce...YUM! To die for. glad you had such a nice Mum's Day.

May 20, 2007 11:45 pm  
Blogger Kerri said...

Oh my! Do you know how long it is since I've had garlic prawns? They have such a poor excuse for prawns here....hardly any taste. Nothing like Aussie seafood. I miss it!!!
Your whole meal looks scrumptious. Glad you had such a nice Mother's Day.

May 21, 2007 7:12 am  
Blogger Kerri said...

Me again. Forgot to say, I love the photo of you and your family! It's a beauty.

May 21, 2007 7:15 am  

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