Here are a few pictures of our evening - with a little commentary in captions - wish you all could have been here!
|Emma helped me make cherry jello with mandarin oranges and frozen sweet cherries
|baby Wesley with his Uncle Jeremy
|Jacob - the cutest two year old boy we know
|Kate with Nanny
|some of the food: hash brown casserole, caesar salad, deviled eggs, jello, fruit salad, roasted cauliflower
|grilled pork tenderloin
|the Pioneer Woman's drip beef for sandwiches
|Jeremy, Wesley, Aunt Connie and Uncle Bill
|Nicole with her little buddy, Jacob
|Angie with her little cutie, Natalie (the cutest two year old girl we know)
|baby Wesley - love his mommy's eyes!
|Kate in her birthday dress and bling
|Josh and his biggest fan, Jacob
|the best neighbors around!
|in order: Travis, Jeremy, Jacob, Nicole, Wesley, Angie
|Kate gets very excited!
|Emma kept sneaking away to try on all of Kate's new clothing - these were pajamas
|Kate giving her thank-you hugs (my Dad)
|Emma and Natalie playing airport
|in order: my Mom, Uncle Bill, Kate and me
We enjoyed ice cream cake, homemade "twix bars", chocolate-covered strawberries and shortbread cookies for dessert. We had such a fun time and it was great to all be together - I think Kate felt very special!