Enjoying posing for the cameras.
For Izzy, it's been a long wait to become a teenager. When you have the late birthday and all your friends have already passed over the line from childhood to "all grown up now", it deserves a big celebration.
All 19 of them eventually showed up and stayed.
Maybe the largest sleepover I've ever been party to.
One more pose and then to the pond and jacuzzi.
They sort of acted like they were college girls--- but with soda and bedtimes and numerous chaperones.
I have such mixed feelings about them growing up. But I can't stop time, so on it rolls, taking my grandchildren with it.