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A Birthday Party For Xander

With all our company here, we decided to celebrate
Xander's birthday one week early.  He was thrilled
to death to have all these people here for his 7th.

Xander wanted a castle cake.  Larry Denzil decorated 
it for me.  Xander chose the sprinkles.

"Let's get this party started."

This is what happens when you let Uncle Ben have 
a baby.  Look at little Emalene's chocolate
covered face.  She was in heaven.

A party is never a party without a little Jason around.

Look at how sweet Denzil is, patiently waiting for cake.

My Denzil waiting for gifts.

"The Talk"  We decided that when our boys are 
baptized, they will receive their first pocket
knife.  We bought Larry a nice little pocket knife 
and also got the boys a small swiss
army knife for cub scouts.

Here, Larry Denzil is showing them the knives
and going over all the rules.

Ethan's pure joy and excitement over these new
knives makes me a bit nervous.

Here is Ruby Isabella.  This is what she did during
the entire loud party.  She just felt so terrible.

"Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close knit family
in another city." -George Burns


Holly and Dan said…
Happy Birthday Xander! (And yes, Ethan's look of pure delight is hilarious and a little scary!)

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