Wednesday, June 24, 2009

We're One!!!

The babies turned one today!! I can't believe it... Yipppppeeee!!!!!

Ivy, Mitchell, Briellen, Luke, Sidney


  1. stinking cute!!
    Happy 1st Birthday Howell babes!!!

  2. They are just so cute! It's hard to believe they are one already.

  3. LOVE the picture...I forgot to see the rest of them when I was there on Monday.....!!! Adorable! I bet the photographer will be using that one in her publicity!


  4. Congratulations Mom and Dad!!
    Can you believe a year has already gone by?!
    Happy Happy Happy Happy Happy Birthday to five of the sweetest babies in the whole world! (almost as sweet as our real grandkids!)
    I love you all,
    Grammie F.

  5. Ellen,

    I stumbled upon your blog today and enjoyed reading about your family. The babies are adorable and you look great! May God continue to bless and keep you.

    (class of 93 at KHS)

  6. Happy Happy Birthday!!! So Cute!
    Can you remember the Smoothies, Jelly Bellys and big swollen feet!! Oh yes the big girls bed!! We do!!
    Love to you all
    Susie and the Girls from Good Sam.

  7. Ben and I sang Happy birthday , five times , once to each of them! Cant believe that it has gone by so fast.


  8. That is wonderful!!! I am so prooud!! Continue the good work MOM!!!!

  9. Wow! Seems like just yesterday we were vacationing in Central Park, then my cell rang and it was Suzanne saying "The quints are coming TODAY!"

    Happy birthday x 5! You are richly blessed.


  10. Happy Birthday babies x5! I have been reading your blog since before those sweet angels made their arrival. They are all so cute. I would love to just see them in real life...amazing.

    I am so glad that you guys got to get away for a vacation. That house looks awesome and the babies seem to really enjoy themselves.

    Congratulations on the 1st year of being a Mommy and a very busy one at that.

    Looking forward to following your journey.

  11. Happy birthday!!!!!! HOw exciting! And congrats to you & hubby for also doing such a great job during the first year! Woohooo!

    Hope ya'll have another amazing year!
    ps. I need a friend likes yours with a house to borrow! AWESOME!!!!

  12. Hey there...just popped over from Southern Inspiration blog...and wanted to say HI from a fellow Houston blogger! And Happy birthday sweet babies....they are so cute and you are so blessed to have them in your life. ANd how exciting that ya'll just got back from an Adult vacation and then a family vacation. Good for you!

  13. What a difference a year makes! I remember meeting them for the first time here in Arizona. Glad to see they are doing so well! Lots of love from your Arizona friends!

  14. Happy 1st Birthday!!!
    thankyou for sharing your first year of life with us out's been amazing :) that is a great picture too :) Happy Birthday :)

  15. Happy Birthday Babies!!! I miss you so much! Can't wait to be able to come see you guys once my baby is big enough! Love the picture!

    Congrats on making it through the first year Steven and Ellen! Now that I'm having my first taste of parenthood I don't know how you do this x 5! Yall are an inspiration!

  16. Happy, happy, happy, HAPPY birthday beautiful Baby Quints! Oh my goodness, I can't believe you are ONE!!

  17. I loved Susie's comment "Jelly Bellies, swollen feet and big boy bed" HA! What great memories (ok at least for me). That seems so far away - like 5 years, a year for each baby! ;-) xox

  18. Beautiful. I love the picture. They all look so sweet!!

  19. Visiting from Southern Inspiration and I just love your blog. Your quints are adorable and I'm so impressed that you appear to be a calm, sane woman! You made it through the first year with flying colors. My twins turn one in October. I can hardly believe it.