emma bear update

outfit combo / hair bow Happy 5 months of life baby girl. I can finally say that i love you more and more each day. We are over that initial hump where I was thinking to myself what have we done?!?!? You will (God willing) understand that feeling someday and not take offense 🙂 But…

last day of maternity leave

Today has me feeling all the feels. I am soaking them both in today. It’s the last time I will ever be able to spend this amount of time with them and while it’s been an exhausting four months with Emma, it has been the BEST four months with Madison. Being with her everyday has…

happy mother’s day

 my dress (on sale now) / her dress (similar here) photo credits: tony d photography ——————– she is the exclamation mark in the happiest sentence that i could ever possibly write first of all this video, sob fest. i mean really and it’s true, i wish i could slow down time and somehow bottle up…

pink or blue?!

we all know what madison is rooting for… and i know i said we weren’t finding out, but being in the room yesterday and looking at “baby peachy” on the screen, i had to know. i looked at brian and i asked if he wanted to know. we still struggled with our decision but in…

maternity style under $40

DRESSES (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR TOPS (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR PAJAMAS (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR PANTS/SHORTS (top left to right) ONE / TWO / THREE / FOUR JUMPSUITS (left to right) ONE / TWO

yay moms (mother’s day gift guide)

because YAY moms!! for everything we do. for everything we have endured. for all the love that we have given and continue to give. for the late nights and open arms. for never wanting to trade a single second of the chaos. there is nothing like your mother and there never will be. no one…

dear teenage madison…

DEAR TEENAGE MADISON, If you are anything like your mom (and I hope you are so much better than me) you are going to be rebellious and argumentative and think you know everything that’s best for you in this world. I know because I was there. And you might even roll your eyes now, and…

honor the roll

i am not enthusiastic with reentering the baby stage. back into diapers and co-dependency for everything. as much as most mothers will tell you they love this stage, i haven’t been able to really feel much other than anxiety and fear over it. yes, holding a sleeping beautiful baby in your arms and knowing that…

hump day happenings

everything below make great valentine’s day options or great any day options 🙂 i probably need this design some shoes for your lover & custom id the back – something cheesy like “love you” or something personal shared just between you two like “shuga tooth” (valentine’s day ideas here guys!) mermaid tail blanket, um yes…

party like a rock star

happy new year !!! i started out 2016 with a half naked dancing toddler & a case of pink eye. all madison kept saying was “after the new year it’ll be january” (her birthday), pretty sure she couldn’t wait for midnight i  look forward to the gift of another year. to making memories with our…

2 year 8 months

striped tee (several colors available) / quilted skirt – on sale now! / fur vest (similar here) / skull & bones toms / glitter purse (latest edition here) your favorite book is dragons love tacos, we read it multiple times a day and it’s my favorite too. a close second for you is this little piggy…

miss kenley jude

i was honored to photograph the arrival of this sweet baby girl last weekend. hudson is sure in love with his sissy. cassandra & cory thank you for the opportunity to share these sweet moments with you