Monthly Archives: August 2011

carter’s first birthday party | the details

In a time where great emphasis is put on baby’s first birthday, the pressure to out do those before you can turn a simple party into a three-ring circus (literally sometimes!). I know Ashley put a lot of thought into Carter’s first birthday party, but her ideas were simple and fun and let the focus remain where it should […]

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carter turns one

One year ago tomorrow, Carter Madison was born. It honestly amazes me that a whole year has passed. In that short time, we have watched her grow from a newborn to a pre-toddler and have celebrated each new step along the way. But none compare to THE big milestone of the year — turning ONE! […]

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a baby and her leggies

Happy Friday ya’ll! It has been more of the same for us this week as I tackle my never-ending to-do list and spend my days playing with our precious baby. I know it is cliche to say how quickly time passes and how they seem to grow up overnight, but seriously, it does. And they […]

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kristy & martin | engagement

It was a chance meeting at a friend of a friend’s house on New Year’s Eve where Kristy and Martin first met. But as they rang in the new year together, Kristy and Martin could never have seen that the start of 2010 was something more than the clock striking midnight — it was the beginning of their new lives together. Kristy […]

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the birth of maci kate

Our lives all became a little brighter last Monday when Allen’s sister and brother-in-law welcomed their first daughter, Maci, into the world. Jacquelyn and Todd found out they were expecting a baby girl just a few weeks after our own daughter was born, so I’ve been just a *little* excited about Maci’s impending arrival, to […]

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