Category Archives: birthday

A&E 1st Birthday Party.

People have always dropped into our house over the years on New Years Day. This year we had a special reason to celebrate! My party planning started exactly 48hrs prior and decorating consisted of some crepe paper, some balloons taped to the wallView full post »

NoJo is 5!

Our big girl turned five a few days before Christmas. I keep bdays super low key with just family, but this timewe invited a few of Nori’s “big” friends. Adam printed this giant backdrop because Nori wanted a photobooth. Ha! WeView full post »


Go see Cam’s baby sister, Riley! Click HERE. 😉 Heart, Melanie.View full post »

HBD to Nico & Nori!

I don’t know how, but this girl just turned FOUR and this boy just turned TWO?! WHAT? My threenager is no longer. She’s still rotten, but sweet. Driving me batty, but knows exactly when Mama needs a hug. Often too smart and getsView full post »


And then I turned 30. And it was super fun. I’ve always wanted to be older than I am. (I just deleted 3 large paragraphs about my struggle with growing up and not fitting in. It sounded way too “woe is me” and I didn’t likeView full post »

3 going on…

Yesterday our baby girl turned 3, though I swear she thinks she turned 23. This kid. There are so many words to describe this personality too big for her petite little body. There are days that I lay in bed and think, “today was a good day,View full post »

Nico birth-1yr.

I love doing this for my kids. But I have to be honest, it ain’t easy. Though I certainly love looking back at each image. Seeing how much his cute little face turned into a handsome boy. Each month showing through one still frame so muchView full post »

Celebrating Nico Pico.

My favorite CakeMom made the cake for me. Thank God too because when I make cakes I’m typically still icing as guests arrive. And this day I was gone the entire night til morning shooting a birth, had to clean and shop which left meView full post »