Becoming a Pike

Posted on September 9th, 2013 in Danielle

 

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It’s hard to be a Pike.

 

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You have to be stubborn…

 

Love the Hill Country outdoors…

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Go water skiing….

 

Turn every vacation into a Grizwald experience and make reservations under the name of Griz…

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Hunt squirrels and doves in the great wilds of suburbia.

 

If you’re a Pike man, you hunt and fish…

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If you’re a Pike lady, you stalk the aisles of department stores and malls…

 

And Furr’s never goes out of style.

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Poor Bryan.  He has no idea what he’s in for.

 

But as he’ll become a Pike this April, at least today he gets a taste of how Pikes celebrate birthdays– at least a week long, if not more.  There will be pie and cake and lunches galore and presents more.

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Happy Birthday, Bryan– Pike style.

 

 

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20 Responses to “Becoming a Pike”

  1. KizzyDoll Says:

    So sweet…I hope he has a wonderful birthday :) ) x

  2. Dancing Branflake Says:

    I’m sure he will do just fine with an awesome sister-in-law to show him the ropes. But have a little fun with that, will ya?

  3. Kimberly Says:

    Cute! A nice welcome to the family. :)

  4. Ali Mackin Says:

    Ha ha this is too funny I am curious to see how it all turns out!

    Ali of Dressing Ken

  5. Kim of A Very Sweet Blog Says:

    I would never make it! HAHAHA Cute post.

  6. Liz @ A Nut in a Nutshell Says:

    Practice makes a perfect Pike!

  7. mom Says:

    I love it. Hopefully he will love our crazy birthday celebrations, he better with all the fall birthdays we have. Your turn next Miranda!

  8. Couture Carrie Says:

    Lucky Bryan ~ sounds fun!
    Love these pics :)

    xoxox,
    CC

  9. Pam Says:

    I think he’s going to love being a Pike. I love that Christmas photo of your family. So cute!

  10. Lana Says:

    What a nice welcome to Bryan. He will know what he
    is in for. Bet he can adapt.

  11. gloria Says:

    Happy birthday to Bryan is a really lovely post, like you lol!!

  12. Channon Says:

    Happy birthday to him!

  13. Tamara Says:

    haha, aw – I bet he’s totally psyched to be a Pike. Who wouldn’t be?

  14. Natasha Says:

    It sounds absolutely awesome to be a Pike!

  15. Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella Says:

    LOL I love that you book under the Griswolds!! :P

  16. Georgina Says:

    I love the comment above that says “practice makes a perfect Pike!”
    Such fun family traditions, love that you all put reservations under “Griz” lol!

  17. My Inner Chick Says:

    Turn every vacation into a Grizwald experience and make reservations under the name of Griz***

    that is FUNNY )))!!! xx

  18. Pietro Says:

    Beautiful sequence!

  19. Dawn @ Words Of Deliciousness Says:

    I am sure he will make it as a Pike. Happy Monday!

  20. Cakelaw Says:

    Love the photos!

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