Sunday, May 23, 2010

PROM

Last night was Eleni's big night her first prom. I had to get off early Friday to take her for her nail appointment. She had a manicure and pedicure. Then Saturday up early to the beauty shop. My niece Nikki is a beautician and she had the lovely honor of curling Eleni's hair which took and hour and a half and a can of hairspray. Not really but it seemed liked it. It turned out gorgeous!

Then it was time for make-up!

Eleni is such a ham!

No she's not mad she's just being Eleni!

Now off to get dressed and add the final touches.

I insisted we each take a picture with her but we must color coordinate. None of us owned anything in dress color which by the way is called Mermaid. So I made everyone wear light blue. Jessica was dressed and changed for the picture just to satisfy me.


My girls are all grown up. I am so proud of them!
Eleni insisted on a picture with her baby Abby.


Eleni and her best friend Lindsay.


Here they all are ready to go. I am happy to say they all made it home safe.

My next post will hopefully be about moving into our new home. The move in date is set for June 1st if the bathroom is completed. They landlords are having the bathroom redone. It's taking longer than they originally thought. I will keep you posted. Once again thanks for sticking with me!
Donna


11 comments:

Farm Field Primitives said...

She is beautiful. Hope they all had a great time. I'm sure you are getting very anxious to move. Glad things are getting better. Thanks for sharing.
~Melissa~

Carmen C. said...

Oh my gosh Donna, Eleni looks so beautiful!!!! I LOVE that dress and the color is awesome on her, and those curls, WOW:)I hope she had a wonderful night!!!!

•♦•The Olde Weeping Cedar •♦• said...

She's a knock-out!! Sucha a beautfiul young lady, Donna!

Tammy ~ Country Girl at Home ~ said...

Eleni just looked beautiful....love the dress and her hair! That color is such a pretty color....that's Joy's favorite color! Glad they all made it home safe and had a great time!

Can't wait to see posts of your new home, Donna!

Hugs,
Tammy

Joy ~ Doodlebug ~ said...

Hi Miss Donna!

Sorry I haven't dropped by lately!
I LOVE ELeni's dress!! Those curls...wow!! Tell her that I said hi!

Love,
Joy

Debbie said...

Eleni is beautiful! Love the curls... makes me jealous of this straight old hair here. :)

I am so anxious to see your new home!

*hugs*
Debbie

the primitive country bug said...

Oh how pretty your daughter is and all those curls! I'd give anything to have hair like that. :) I love how you guys color coordinated for pictures too. hehe! I hope she had a fun night.
Hope your move goes well.
Hugs~ Birgit

sanjeet said...

Glad things are getting better. Thanks for sharing.
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Tammy ~ Country Girl at Home ~ said...

Donna,

I had to drop back in before we leave and say hi and congratulations on getting moved in! I know you'll be very busy!

I'm so excited that you're finally in a place of your own! God is good! I know it's been a long journey, but better times are headed your way. I KNOW IT!

You can email me while I'm in China too! :)

Lots of love!
Tammy

Janel said...

Hi Donna,
I've been reading your blog for a while now, but have never commented. I was so sorry to read on Tammy's blog that your husband had a massive heart attack. This should be such a happy time getting your own place :( I will keep Ray, you and the girls in my prayers.
(((hugs)))
Janel in NJ

Nancy M. said...

I am so sorry to hear about your husband! I will keep you and your family in my prayers!