9 days old and perfectly adored.  I’m admittedly biased as these are some good friends, but I think this family is pretty special.  I’m so excited for this little boy…  he’s got some awesome parents and a great big brother.

He’s sweet, he’s loved, and he’s perfect.

I’m honored to know him, and I can’t wait to watch him grow.

 

 

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Running, giggling, skipping, splashing, and playing all weekend long.  These children and their awesome parents know how to have a great time, to escape work in the big city and relax on the beach.

It was so fun for me to meet up with them in Galveston and to capture their growing families and enduring friendships.  In just a short time playing in the waves, I think we got some spunky, fun-loving, and action packed images…  just what we wanted.

 

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Saturday afternoon at William’s Tower was bustling!  Quincenera parties, tourists, boys playing football, and these adorable 1 and 2 year old siblings.  We were all moving, all the time.  30 minutes of running and playing and experiencing the waterfall, which is quite the rush.  And 30 minutes of smiling and just being so stinkin’ adorable.

It was a blast.  Plus, I think we got some great pictures along the way.

Pictures of what life is like when you’re 1 and 2 years old, and everything is so exciting and new.

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While I don’t usually photograph weddings, I can be persuaded when the right couple comes along.  A happy couple, together for so many years  and ready to be married.  They had a perfectly relaxed and intimate wedding with their closest family and friends in Kingwood with the bride’s father performing the ceremony.  It was so special.  And their reception was at her sister’s home, no-fuss and fun.  (If you look close enough, Batman makes an appearance on the cake.)

But even with the personalized details, the picturesque church, the warm sun and breeze, the gorgeous bride stole the show.  She was simply stunning.  Gorgeous and giddy.  Happy and complete.

I’m so happy for this great couple.  Congratulations again, and many many blessings on your marriage in the years to come!

 

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This girl is all mine.  Or, “MY!!!” as she would say.  She’s mine, she’s her daddy’s, she’s her sisters,’ and she’s now 2.

Happy Birthday, my baby girl!  

We love you so much.

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At 18 years old, I met this couple.  Of course, they weren’t a couple just yet.  From across our freshmen dorm hall, I watched their relationship begin.  From college dates and parties to a long distance relationship and much much schooling (meet two brilliant people) to a gorgeous wedding and blossoming careers, they’ve had a beautiful relationship.

But nothing beats this moment in time.  Mommy and Daddy for the first time, and their love is overflowing.  Their son is perfect in every way- handsome and sweet and cuddly.  Perfect upon arrival.

I’m thrilled to be sharing the same city with them again, to be friends in the same space again, and to grow our families together in Houston.  At 18, I could never have seen this day coming.  But I often think our reality is better than our dreams.

Now, without further ado, meet their little man.  Their blue-eyed wonder.

 

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He’s here!  With such long and excited anticipation, he has finally arrived.  He’s a small guy with these cute long feet that he crosses at his ankles…. you just know he was doing that in the womb. It was fun to do both the maternity and newborn pictures for this family, watching the miracle of life unfold.  Each step of life is truly a miracle, something that is confirmed to me each time I meet a new baby and his parents.

Aiden, you are well loved .  Your parents are crazy for you.  They oooh, they ahhh, they snuggle, and they love rubbing your sweet nose.  

They both, separately, gave you eskimo kisses on your nose.  Love.

 

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We hit the trail early Saturday morning to find the best bluebonnets in the region.  From Brenham to Chappell Hill to Independence, we saw many gorgeous fields.  But, our best find of the day was the Old Baylor College ruins.  An open field to explore, ruins, a historic reenactment, and of course swings to swing and trees to climb.  Considering the beauty of the spot, it was rather quiet which made playing much more fun.  Eloise hijacked my phone and took lots of photos, Phoebe spent most of her time swinging, and Cordelia climbed and climbed.

Alex and I enjoyed the fresh air and quality family time away from the city.  Thanks to Alex for these great photos of me and my girls . . . these are the ones I think I’ll treasure the most.

 

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Last week, this precious little girl arrived into the most beautiful family.  So little and sweet and pure and perfect.  Knowing her parents, she’s surely got a heart of gold, a kindness that knows no bounds, and a joy for life that’s real.  And knowing her big sister, she’s fun and playful and determined and adorable.

But most of all, she is full of love.  Cherished upon her arrival and adored by all.

It was an honor to meet her and spend the morning with her family.

Enjoy!

 

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