When someone asks you for a family photo and you realize you don’t have one with your now six-month-old, you go take a couple.
Just some no big deal, not trying to make it perfect, yet perfectly us, photos.
I used my Canon app on my phone to remotely take these photos. It was a little tricky to keep my phone out of the photos but so much easier (and natural looking) to not have to use the timer and run back and forth!
This may be my new most favorite photo.
Love this little family of mine. And hopefully it won’t be another six months plus before we take photos again.
Easter is just a couple weeks away! Gifts are definitely a love language of mine and while I try to be more minimalist I still love to do a little something each Easter. First, I do not buy cheap things that won’t last and second I like to find things they might need.
Here are my kid’s baskets and a few other ideas for both babies and older kids.
Born March 6th at 2:31 am. He was our smallest baby at 6 lbs 4 oz and 18.5 inches long.
Born 3 weeks early, my water broke in the middle of the night, so our other two kids had to come to the hospital with us. Grandma was on her way but had a six hour drive and neither of my other two labors were that long. Because it was flu season and there have been a small measles outbreak in our area, they wouldn’t let the kids come into the delivery room. Anthony finally got them to let the kids come back (and so he could too) but they had to wear little face masks. It was cute but a kind of stressful start, thinking I’d have to do this all by myself. After a fairly short (but still not fun) labor (too short to get someone to give me an epidural like I wanted!) Remington was born while the kids watched videos on their kindles. And after only about 16 hours at the hospital we were on our way home! It was nice to get to “sleep” in our own bed. It has been almost four weeks now with our little guy and he loves to sleep, especially while being held, and gets very mad about being woken up, diaper changes, and baths. Basically he likes to be warm and cuddly.
We are all very much in love with our little Remington Locke.