My sweet, spunky Layla-girl is going to be 10 months old in 4 days! Why oh why do these things go so quickly? When Elias was a baby, we took weekly photos. And for child numero two, I’ve managed to take them once a month. If we ever have a third…poor baby. 😉 These photo shoots never picture perfect, and who cares right? We’re not going for perfection, we’re going for memories!
I feel ya baby girl. I don’t always like having my picture taken either.
But daddy calms her down.
Maybe just crawl to him for a minute so he can snuggle you.
And then we’re good to go! Love this sweet little bundle of joy!
November is the month when we reflect and give thanks. And this month I have been ever so thankful for our family! We have gotten to see all of our siblings in the same month. This hardly ever happens! My baby brother (who is 34…) had a baby in early November. Our new niece, Evaleigh, was born in Tucson! So we were able to drive down and visit her in the hospital!
Isn’t it amazing how quickly you forget how tiny newborns are? I mean, we had our own newborn just 9 1/2 months ago and I’ve already forgotten how little she was!
We also had Thanksgiving with Nathan’s side of the family. So. Many. Kids. All of these cousins together reminds me of my childhood, running around with my gaggle of cousins.
Turkey. Stuffing. Cousins. What more do you need really?
Since Billy (my brother) was still in Tucson with his little family and my parents and older brother flew out to meet Evaleigh, we had a second Thanksgiving with them. More turkey. More stuffing. More cousins (well, only one cousin in this case).
I love how much Elias loves Evaleigh. He was rubbing his face on her head during all of these photos. I had trouble getting him to actually look at the camera. I’m not sure Evaleigh loved it as much as he did