Monthly Archives: December 2011

a look back at 2011

Saying this has been a big year for the Pair family is really just restating the obvious for the umpteenth time. But it has! When I look back at 2011, I am humbled by the numerous families and couples who have invited me into their lives. But the birth of daughter in March and our […]

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merry and bright

I am so happy to say that all of the ornaments are finally on the tree and *almost* all of the presents have been wrapped. Anyone who is feeling like a procrastinator or slacker this Christmas season only needs to look as far as our house to cheer themselves up. We are in full-on Christmas […]

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kristy & martin | north river yacht club wedding

I am a sucker for a winter wedding. The cool crisp air and touch of holiday decor makes the ideal backdrop for a wedding day. Kristy and Martin’s wedding this past Saturday was amazing. I had no doubts Kristy would make a beautiful bride, but oh my. When her dress was on and her veil […]

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first christmas together ornament

If you have spent much time around my blog during holidays past, you know the affinity I have for Christmas decorations — and especially Christmas ornaments. I love to collect ornaments that represent various milestones in our lives and look forward to hanging them every year. I have been wanting to do something special as […]

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christmas party with my photo girls!

We have scaled back a bit on Christmas this year. Life with a nine month old is hectic, and there just hasn’t been time for mall shopping and hanging of the yule tide. The fact that our Christmas tree is up (sans ornaments, sadly) is an accomplishment in itself. But I am very much in […]

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