St. Patrick’s Day

Tessa celebrated St. Patrick’s Day playing at Gigi and Papa’s house with her Tia Lindsey. They had a fun day!   Then we headed home to have dinner with Great Aunt Penny and watch Dancing with the Stars.  She brought over gifts from Great Uncle Scott’s parents, Fred and Mary Jo. They are so […]

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New toys 

Tessa is one lucky little girl she got so many great gifts for her birthday!  Tessa got a trike from Vicky and Marla for her birthday. She is still figuring out how to push with her feet to get it to go. She much rather reach and have someone help her instead.  http://youtu.be/VN-JYwy53vM The Ashook’s […]

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Tessa’s 1st Birthday Party

Tessa’s first birthday party was a huge success! I couldn’t have pulled it off with all the help from my family. The decor came out perfect and everything sparkled and shined. My favorite decor piece was her banner. I loved seeing how much she changed each month and all her different onesies.  Tessa still wasn’t […]

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Cake Smash

Last week we did Tessa’s cake smash photo shoot. We hired a family friend to come over and take the photos. Tessa wasn’t acting like herself (turns out she was getting a cold).  She would only touch the cake with one finger and gagged when we fed her some frosting. I ended up just smashing […]

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Park Preview

After Gymboree we met up with Gigi to order Tessa’s smash cake for Thursday’s photo shoot. Then we headed to a nearby park make sure it would work for her outdoor first birthday photos. Our photographer said it would be a good choice. We couldn’t leave without letting Tessa play for a few minutes. She […]

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