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Nathan is Hebrew and means "gift from God" - we couldn't have been more blessed than to have been chosen as his parents!

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Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Nathan's halfway to one!!!!!

We had cake tonight in honor of Nathan turning 6 months old!!! We also celebrated because most children born with Down Syndrome have a heart defect usually corrected around 6 months of age - Nathan was spared this health issue! So, we had ice cream and yummy cake to celebrate our blessings!!!

(by the way - Danny said he did not squish those flowers on Nathan's cake even though he picked it up. He said the box was too small - ummm yeah right!)

Nathan also taste tested the frosting and vanilla ice cream - the frosting was an immediate hit but the ice cream took a little getting used to. I'm think it had more do with the temperature than the flavor. I have no idea how we went from a clean birthday crown to one with cake on it! He some how must have leaned over into the cake when I had it on his high chair. Does Nathan look like he had a little too much partying for a 6-month old? haha

3 comments:

Carol said...

Happy Birthday Nathan!!! And congrats to you and Danny on a wonderful first six months with your little darling!

Aunt Cindy said...

Happy Birthday Nathan. Looks like you had a great party.

Mairead Elizabeth Hickok said...

Happy Half Birthday! I think it's great to celebrate every possible milestone-- our kids are so special to us and they deserve it! I love the little party hat!