Right before all the crazy, our sweet girl turned 12. I don't know how that's even possible.
Every year, I do something in their doorframe for when they wake up. Since Issa is in love with fairy lights, I decided to make a light-up 12 for her! My idea was strong but muscles were not. Daddy came in for the save and helped form the numbers from hangers:
I supposed to travel to DC on her birthday for a conference, so we had promised we could do cake and presents in the morning. My travel was cancelled for the storm, but Issa would hear nothing of postponing cake and presents!
Daddy and I have her a subscription to Headbands of Hope:
Evan stole the show, though:
Evan lit the candles:
Further evidence that Issa has the coolest friends: