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Making a house a home

About six months ago, we moved into our new house. It is amazing and to say we love it is an understatement! We have been taking our timeView full post »

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween everyone! Hope yours was as much fun as ours 🙂View full post »

Happy first birthday Mr. C!

We can’t believe it! Our sweet baby boy has turned one year old. Last weekend we celebrated with presents and cake and cake and moreView full post »


Today my baby went to preschool! Yikes! I wanted to share a couple of photos to document the big day. When I picked him up he was veryView full post »

Pinterest, how I love thee

So this definitely isn’t going to be news to most of you, but I swear Pinterest is one of the best things since sliced bread.View full post »

Christmas 2011

This year, Christmas was amazing! We had the best time watching Paxton experience Christmas as a two and a half year old…the lights,View full post »

Happy Halloween!

Curious George, his banana, the Man in the Yellow Hat, and the Lady in the Yellow Hat wish everyone a very Happy Halloween 🙂View full post »

Welcome Baby Corbin!

Yes, it has been a few months, but we would like to officially welcome the newest member of our family… Corbin Cole Willoughby BabyView full post »

Last chance for spring pictures!

As many of you know, our family will be plus one this coming June. Pax will have a new baby brother OR sister (we’re waiting to findView full post »

Pax gets a haircut

So honestly, this happened quite awhile ago…long enough ago that Pax is already overdue for another haircut, but I still wanted toView full post »

Christmas 2010

I have so many pictures to share from a number of holiday sessions, but before I do that, I wanted to give you a glimpse of ourView full post »

Happy Halloween from Dagobah

We hope that everyone had a wonderful Halloween!  We are still recovering from Paxton’s first night of trick-or-treating. He had aView full post »