Sunday, January 29, 2012

Steppin' Out Saturday: Girls in Tights

Saturday we stepped out to our baby cousin's first birthday party, a happy
celebration indeed!  We made baby Graison a handmade birthday card, wrapped up his
toy train before Brees could steal it, and headed out for a day of fun with our family.  I
always leave children's birthday parties wondering, in the midst of chasing after my
children and trying to help the hostess as much as I can: Did I even sit down and have
one decent conversation?  My cousins and I always call each other on the way home,
our babies partied out and napping in the car, and laugh about how we spent most of
the party wiping noses, changing diapers, keeping the littles fed and happy.  We
slightly remember talking to each other and catching up, but it's all a sugar rush blur.
The joys of motherhood and the memory deficit that accompanies it...
We managed to beat the cool, windy day for a few photos, with camera shy Shawn
making a rare appearance:
Dress, belt, and tights: F21
Cardi: AE
Boots: Rue21
Dress and tights: Old Navy
Boots: Kohls
Dress and tights: Carters
Hat: Melondipity
Shoes: Keds
Hope you are all enjoying your time off this lovely weekend!!

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Lil Muse Lily said...

you all look great. i love Belle's poses, she cracks me up!

ashley said...

beautiful family! brees looks absolutely stinkin' perfect in that hat. and i pretty much flove your entire ensemble. send it my way, k? ;)

April said...

Oh, yes...the joys of motherhood! But we wouldn't want it any other way!

Love the family shot!

Anonymous said...

Girls in tights, looking good! And that little blanket look familiar, we have one here. :)

OttosMom said...

i found you through mandy's blog and then the plaid post on another blog (i click around) anyways you and your girls are adorable! and i just had to say that i spent the 90s, 00s, and still today pining after Ed Ved! You're in good company :)

Lauren said...

Beautiful girls and mommy! :)

arielle @ a beautiful journey. said...

you all look so lovely!! :)

Wendy said...

Brees hat is so adorable! And I can relate to what you were saying about being so busy at parties with kids along. We just got home from dinner with my family and I am pooped from chasing Hannah.

Summer said...

I love your skirt!!

Thank you so much for linking up! Love your family picture.

Simply.Lovely.Things said...

OMGOsh how adorable are you gouys!!! Love it!

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Marci said...

I love the dress - how fun - and the kids look like they really enjoyed the photo shoot ;-)

Beverly said...

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