Around this time last year, Brooke told the family that she was considering adopting a 13 year old girl that she was helping at Family Care Network. On December 16th, after having lived with Brooke as a permanent foster child for over a year, Rachel became Rachel Evangeline Larkin Cone. In honor of her new daughter, Brooke decided to throw a semi-formal party at their home in Paso Robles. There were at least 150 people there, and the activities including dancing, wonderful and heartfelt toastings, and, of course, eating.
Here are a few of the best pictures: