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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 »

Paxton’s Birthday Party

Yes, it was actually three months ago, but the pictures are still just as good 🙂 Here is some of the fun that we had celebrating PaxView full post »

Goodbye Fergie, we’ll miss you!

This last weekend we said goodbye to our beloved bulldog, Fergie. She was 12 1/2 years old which is quite a feat for for a bully so we wereView full post »

Pax turns one!

With the big one year milestone, I have so many Paxton pictures to share 🙂 There are plenty more to come including his party and hisView full post »