Catching up on old pictures. Hannah's birthday was actually 2 months ago.
Eli igniting the candles.
Singing Happy Birthday
The birthday girl. She's starting to turn from a little girl into a young lady. It's a beautiful transformation.
You know how good parents present their children with elegantly wrapped gifts that are almost too pretty to open? Yeah, that's not us. Here's a box and a knife, my darling.
Legos! (As if we don't already have a whole roomful of them. Don't get me started.)
Beauty and the Beast reusable bag (which just happens to match her next Halloween costume) full of books for my voracious reader.
And one of the biggest perks of turning 12 in our house is that you're finally allowed to sit in the front seat!