Here are some pictures of Jared celebrating his birthday. We had a small party at Makutu's Island this year. He invited his friends from school to come and party with him. I think they all had fun!
Jared and some of his friends from school, Ella and Will.Rachel and CooperEthan and AlecThe kids played first and then had pizza and cake afterwards. Here they are enjoying some pizza! Jared and RachelEthan and WillAlec and CooperCake time! Happy Birthday Jared!Jared listening to us sing "Happy Birthday!" to him and getting ready to blow out his candles!Here he goes!Yay!Jared opening his presents from his friends. Very generous and sweet friends of his!!After pizza, cake and presents the kids had some more fun playing arcade games. Here, EthanRachelWillAnd Jared, motorcycle maniac ;)With Jared's presents from his grandparents and us we got him a very cool radio-controlled truck. He SOOOOOOOO loves it and wants to drive it ALL the time now!Jared, proud owner of his first truck ;) Oh, and it can go up to 30 MPH. That's just crazy!!Jared also got a cool Makutu's shirt from his birthday partyJared requested pancakes for his special birthday breakfast. Why did I even have to ask him? I know he LOVES pancakes!! :DWe then enjoyed leftover cake at home, after dinner, with his sisters. It was sweet. Anna was trying to sing "Happy Birthday!" to Jared. Awe! Dad lighting the candles on Jared's cake.Our sweet and handsome 6-year-old Birthday Boy!Taking a deep and huge breath to blow out all of those candles!!Jared noticing that some of the candles relit. No, they are not prank candles!Last breath!What fun we had celebrating Jared's 6th birthday! I still can't believe he is six now! He already looks bigger and older to me :D
Thank you to God, again, for giving us Jared! He is our precious son!!!!!!