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Of all the ladies of The Bachelor Nation, we still think Ali Fedotowsky is tops. The ever-smiling former Bachelorette kept her cool even after her November 2011 breakup with Roberto Martinez. So, we were happy to see her celebrate in style at a Chicago celebration fête-ing her 28th birthday (we sure hope she didn’t run into her ex, Frank, at the restaurant).

It looked like a grand party, and a friend tweeted a picture of the glowing gal, saying “Happy birthday @alifedotowsky! Trick candles, classic.”

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Ali had even more to celebrate today — a new niece! Ali tweeted, “So incredibly happy for my sister @rayatodd ! She became a mom at 3:39 this morning to a beautiful baby girl. Life is so beautiful #grateful.”

Congratulations, Ali. Here’s hoping this is only the beginning to a wonderful year!

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