12 Months of Elliott Kennedy

12 Months of Elliott Kennedy

Our little girl turns ONE this week! Fastest year of our lives, y'all.  It feels like just yesterday that I was super pregnant and writing posts like this and this about all of the unknowns and then a few days later, on June 27th 2018, here she came!  Our family was changed forever!   We are [...]

Some Bunny Is Turning One ~ Elliott’s First Birthday Party

Some Bunny Is Turning One ~ Elliott’s First Birthday Party

We celebrated our littlest babe's first birthday today.  She doesn't actually turn one until the 27th, but we decided to celebrate on this weekend.  The theme was 'Some Bunny Is Turning One' and the story behind it is two-fold.  Stephen has always called Elliott his "honey bunny" and her favorite night-time lovey is a bunny [...]

Six Months of Elliott

Six Months of Elliott

Our sweet girl is six months old and this age has got to be one of my favorites of the baby phases.  She is starting to sit up un-assisted but is still a cuddle bug.  She rolls from front to back but isn't too concerned with being on the move.  At this age, she is [...]

Elliott’s Baby Dedication

Elliott’s Baby Dedication

This morning we celebrated Baby Dedication at church in a commitment to raise our sweet Elliott as a child of faith.  Baby Dedication is a church service in which parents make a public statement of faith to raise their child under God’s grace and wisdom.  Dedicating your child to God shows that you recognize your [...]

Emerson’s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

Emerson’s Adjustment to Becoming Big Brother

(photos by j&a photography) Everyone asks me what Emerson's reaction has been to Elliott since we came home from the hospital six weeks ago.  Honestly, he really shocked us!  We went into it with really low expectations, as he didn't seem to understand what a baby or sister was prior to her being born.  We [...]

Elliott’s Newborn Family Photo Session

Elliott’s Newborn Family Photo Session

We opted to do another home session for this newborn shoot just out of total comfort and convenience.  Little Elliott was only five days new when we did this shoot!  It's amazing how quickly they change and we think it's important to get the images captured within the first week of baby's life. All of [...]