Tomorrow is Sophie’s 6th birthday. But, since it’s a school day she had a sleep-over on Saturday. On Sunday, we gathered for a bowling-birthday party. Katrin just emailed these pictures: l-r: Katrin, me, Linda, Sophie, Sarah, David, Crystal(cupcake & cookie maker), Steve; bottom picture: l-r Sophie, Crystal, David, Jonathan, Steve, me, Linda, Sarah, Katrin). Tomorrow I’ll join Sophie & her parents for dinner; as I have since she was born I’ll continuing the tradition of making the cake in the shape Sophie requests–this year it’s a star, vanilla on vanilla.