Sunday, October 12, 2008

Cake eating contest???


So I look over and these two sweet princesses are eating cake like they are in a contest! They both giggled at each other and I couldn't help but laugh too. So instead of stopping them I took a picture.

What a great weekend we had. The weather was beautiful. Dan and I took over 200 pictures on Sat alone and probably just as many on Sunday. I had such a hard time picking photos for this post since there were so many great ones. I was going to post about our whole weekend but since I wanted to include so many pictures I will just stick to Saturday.

We started our Saturday watching William's Football game. After the game we went to the pumpkin patch with Dan's cousin Bill and his family. We also meet up with Bill's wife Nancy's family. Katie had a great time since she had so many kids to run around with. We took a hayride to the pumpkin patch. Katie had a great time looking until she found the perfect pumpkin. Then I decided I was going to pick out a pumpkin for myself.....well just as I looked down to pick a pumpkin I noticed a little tiny ladybug on the pumpkin's stem. I called for Dan to take a picture of the ladybug and realized this pumpkin was not for me but for baby sister. So we got a pumpkin for baby sister.

After the pumpkin patch we went to Maddie and CJ's birthday party. Karen, Kevin, and family are one of the families from our adoption group. I know I have mentioned before how wonderful our adoption group is and how lucky we are to have such a great group of friends who are like family to us. Katie quickly changed into her Belle princess dress and joined the rest of her "Princess Posse" for the party. MA(aka Kate) and PA(aka Dan)PARAZZI enjoyed taking photo's of all the kids. Happy Birthday Maddie and CJ. Thanks for allowing us to be a part of your day!

Then we headed back to Dan's cousin Bill's house for William's birthday party. Off with the Belle dress and back into regular clothes for Katie. We helped celebrate William's 6th Birthday! Happy Birthday William!


William at his football game


Katie and Mommy on the Hayride

My creation


So fun to twirl in my new skirt my Mommy made for me.


I love this photo. Kate with Lotus and Lia looking at the fish in the pond.


Reflection of Kate and Lia in the pond


Princess Katie

My creation

Photos of Maddie and CJ's Party


Birthday Girl Maddie


Birthday Boy CJ. Don't you just love that face!


Happy Birthday William!


Amie@HeartSmiles said...

The pic of the girls and their cake eating contest had me laughing out loud! Precious! Makes me smile big.

Dude. I totally teared up at little sis' pumpkin and the lady bug pic.

You and Kate with your off the chain photography talent. some day, you must teach me just a fraction of what you know!


Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

That picture is priceless....I can't stop laughing!

What a great, fun filled weekend...and some fanatastic photos...I love the photo of you and Katie on the hayride...and that skirt is adorable!!

I can just imagine the monogramming you are going to be might be able to quit your day job:)

Jodee Leader said...

That picture is hilarious!

It looks like you had a fabulous weekend. I love the new skirt! You are so talented!

Jboo said...

Cool photos! Those girls are too cute eating that cake!


Amie@HeartSmiles said...

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Sue said...

Hi. I love the pic of Katie in the princess dress. She looks like a fairy in the forest. The skirt you made is adorable. When do you start taking custom orders? ; )


missy said...

These are just great!!! I love the pic of Katie and Lia : ) Those are two girls after my own heart.

Your photography has gotten insanely good!!! I love the composition on all of the photos. You captured such lovely images. I want to see more : )

Lori said...

The cake pictures are adorable!! The skirt you made is so cute, great job mom!!