|Yep, he was a nine year old now!!|
|Hugs from Daddy|
|A big awesome balloon and a rad hair do!|
|Singing card from G&G A|
|Axel was such a great birthday supporter|
|And bubble-wrap popper helper.|
|Daddy didn't want to miss any fun.|
|Axel picked out a peppermint candle and fancy pens for Lucas to draw his dragons with.|
|Periodic Table Poster|
|Axel and Lucas thought mustaches made a nice final touch. I was happy to have the help.|
|Aunt Kate and Cousin Amelie|
|Amelie is her beautiful sun hat figuring out that water bottle.|
|Showing Grandpa J how it is done.|
|Birthday boy at the top of his climb.|
|Cousin Logan and Axel getting their climb-on too.|
|Oh, and pose-on!|
|More climbing with Uncle Mark and Dad|
|Rest time with Grandpa J|
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After a great time at the Garden of Gods, we headed to another garden...Olive Garden!
|G&G J waiting for dinner.|
|Intellectual conversations with Uncle Mark|
After dinner, we headed back home for some cake and presents.
|His first microscope!|
Happy Birthday Lucas!!!
As the party was just slowing down...
a good ol' fashioned game of Don't Let the Balloons Touch the Ground was in full effect!
Then it was time to wrap it up and say our good-byes and Thank Yous.
Lucas, we love you so much and had such a wonderful day (week, month, year) celebrating you! You bring us so much joy and love and we think we are the luckiest parents ever!!
Sunday! A whole day to enjoy the birthday present aftermath!