Category Archives: Let’s Celebrate

Baptized in Christ

Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you.

Matthew 28:19 DSC_1382-52 weekends ago on March 23rd, this little babe was baptized! Washed clean of original sin! What a joyous day!DSC_1408-3

Mimi & Bapa are her “godparents”Β DSC_1411-1which is extra extra special πŸ˜‰ DSC_1416-2

DSC_1432-3Sweet G blessing her little sister with the sign of the cross. Melt my heartDSC_1369These 2 have such a special relationship already. Alizea just adores Caleb and it was so wonderful to be able to share the day with him and his momma and Memaw πŸ™‚DSC_1391The lighting of the candle

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DSC_1427Her little mind doesn’t know what is happening but her soul sure does

DSC_1428-1Intrigued little observers DSC_1400-2This little guy is in training but getting pretty good at behaving for an hour-long stretch! DSC_1353-1And a helpful, quiet distraction for those busy little hands πŸ˜‰DSC_1372Father Craig MacMahon, O. M.V was the officiant minister of the sacramentDSC_1467-1Amelie was an angel, of course πŸ˜‰ DSC_1502-2 And now her “cuernitos” (horns) are no more, as Mimi & Ita joke πŸ˜‰DSC_1542-1And then it was time to celebrate!!! Amelie's Baptism 3.23-1Happy baby DSC_0024-1The wonderful, beautiful, chosen grandparents and godparents DSC_0041Nini was proud she rocked her to sleep DSC_0064Soren Charles, you have stolen my heart. DSC_0001Speaking of Charles, Little brother with big sister (what a great shot!)DSC_1583-1And a bit later, a special moment captured spanning 3 generations and more than 80 years. The circle of life DSC_0151What a beautiful, special, blessed day to witness God’s hand reaching down from heaven to touch the very essence of His creation and make it whole again.

My little angel, may you always see your faith as the most valuable treasure you possess, “more precious than gold” as the Scriptures say, and may we always work to remain faithful and pure in His sight.
DSC_1493-2Oh happy happy day!

Amelie

Here is the story of how you entered into our world… Your “due date” was December 5th (even though I have a bone to pick with due dates). πŸ˜‰ At your weekly check up on the 4th of December, Dr Linzey and I discussed the different scenarios that could come to play, he answered all… Continue Reading

My Angel

Between a wedding For 2 very special people …A Big Birthday Celebration Our baby’s unveiling (see next post for details) A Garage conversion underway… No, not a nursery or big “great room” for the kids (yet) but Super Dad is building me a secret hide out, I mean, a laundry room with loads of storage,… Continue Reading

Double Celebration!

This past Saturday we had a combo birthday party for these 2 precious little souls When Daddy and I talked about birthday celebrations for our July babes, we decided to keep both kid’s birthdays very small, mainly because both finances and my energy level were near depleted. But when we started discussing guest list, with… Continue Reading

New Life

We had a wonderful, joyous Easter celebration, no doubt! Mimi, Bapa and Nini came over for quite a tasty brunch. I made my traditional breakfast Quiche’s and home-style potatoes, we enjoyed the avocados from our tree, hummus, seafood dip, fresh fruit, veggies, pastry’s, mimosa’s and some cake ‘balls’, Easter egg style The girls had a… Continue Reading