Noah checking out his birthday cake, mid-creation. He was very handsy.
Noah's train, and Lily's butterfly cake.
Despite hours of practicing for the big moment with bubble wands, Lily could not be convinced to blow out her candles with an audience.
Noah could! His aim was worse, though, on account of his grabby arms having to be held down.
For those interested, red food coloring comes out with Oxi clean pre-wash spray!
Family birthday portrait. This is when we figured out that Lily could smile on command.
Lily with her Gemma and her stash of presents, birthday bashers in the background.
And Grandad, about half an hour post-party: