Ella's Birthday Party

Ella turned one! Tiff and Chris threw a big bash for her.

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

1: Kaylen in the hallway

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2: Tiff's mom and Jack chat

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3: Jack is very photogenic

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4: So is Mike

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5: Alex and Wyatt

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6: Alex looks around

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7: Heh, look at that smile. :) (I played around a bit with the luminance curve here, trying to bring out his eyes.)

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8: Monica and Lilly

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9: Ella had a simply massive pile of gifts

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10: Tiff's dad enjoyed the festivities

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11: Ella's cousin Lilly

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12: Dr. and Mrs. Becker

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13: Roy and Marie were there!

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14: Party decorations

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15: Chris gave Ella her first bouquet

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16: Mari Grace, with Tonia and Tony in the background

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17: Rod and Alex

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18: Ella had a HUGE dress

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19: Not so sure about this whole 'hat' concept

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20: Aww, mommy kisses!

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21: Hmm . . . I think I like birthday cake!

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22: It's time for Jack's closeup!

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23: Chris's mom

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24: I really wish I could have gotten other folks in this corner—the light was perfect here

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25: I think we were all a little scared by this one

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26: Father and daughter

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27: Mari Grace laughs at a candid photo of, er, herself

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28: Beth and Jessica

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29: Beth and Jessica

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30: Chris and Marie have a serious chat

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31: The Becker siblings enjoy their cake

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32: There were a lot of babies at this party

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33: Despite what this looks like, Rod is offering Alex some hard cider.
Not (as it may appear) trying to use him as a bottle opener.
In either case, though, Colleen was not amused.


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34: Alex is sad that the bottlecap has defeated him.

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35: Back with mommy

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36: Monica, Andy, and Lilly

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37: Tiff and Ella snuck into Roy and Marie's portrait. :)

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38: Mike helps Jessica with the cake

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39: Messy fun

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40: Mari Grace, um . . . prays for more cake?

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41: Birthday parties rock!

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42: Ella loved Mike's gift

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43: Father and daughter

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44: Ella stares up at a purple Mylar balloon

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45: Jessica got ahold of my camera . . .

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46: It's clearly self-portrait time!

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47: Yeah, I took the camera away after this one :)

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48: Chris was thrilled with his gift. Look closely at the label . . .

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49: No, this wasn't posed at all. Why do you ask?

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50: Ella plays with her tub of Legos

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51: The next morning . . .

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52: Chris

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53: Chris again

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54: There it is—that's the image I was looking for

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55: One extra shot, just in case

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56: The Beckers fulfill their New Year's resolution to play in a band together

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57: Granddaughter and grandmother

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58: We rounded the day off with a walk!

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