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Monday, December 5, 2011

Memories Captured...

We all say, "Time flies!". We think it more than we even say it.

Captured in the photos below are some of my girls' favorite things to do right now. I used this as a fun run because I loved the idea from Galit of These little Waves and Alison of Mama Wants This so much that I decided to make one for each of my girls that is very personal to this year in their lives as Christmas presents to frame and hang in our hallway. I plan on doing this each year now and updating the frames as they grow. I hope when they get older and look back that this will be something very special for them. I already feel in my heart that it is very special to me.





Galit & Alison, Thank you so much for reminding me to stick to my path of slowing down and enjoying each day I have with my girls.

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13 Comments:

At December 5, 2011 at 2:14 PM , Blogger Kristin @ What She Said said...

Great idea for a Christmas gift/annual tradition - what a great way to capture their personalities over the years. :)

And your girls are gorgeous!

 
At December 5, 2011 at 2:26 PM , Anonymous Galit Breen said...

Oh my, your photos and words are perfect!

And your tradition idea? So very swoon {and copy!} worthy!

Love!

xo

 
At December 5, 2011 at 6:23 PM , Blogger Alison@Mama Wants This said...

Oh I just love that you're framing this for Christmas!! That is a wonderful tradition. I can just imagine a photo frame flipbook on your walls for your girls. How wonderful is that? And if they continue the tradition for their children, oh be still my heart!

I think you hit on something there :)

The pictures of your girls are just gorgeous!

Thank you for linking up!

 
At December 6, 2011 at 2:22 AM , Anonymous Maureen | Tatter Scoops said...

They are beautiful and I too love that idea of doing this every year and hang it up. What a memorable souvenirs for them to look back into when they're grown up.

 
At December 6, 2011 at 7:33 AM , Blogger By Word of Mouth Musings said...

What a great idea ... see i need to go back in time and have a do over so i can have all these things too ... my girls are 9 and almost 14 ... ack, not a scrapbook page between them ;)

 
At December 6, 2011 at 8:41 AM , Blogger Erin said...

I like how you captured what they like to do on the photos. You gave me a great idea to add to a gift I am putting together for Keith's fam. Thanks!

 
At December 6, 2011 at 10:30 AM , Blogger blackheartbetty said...

Your kiddos are so cute =). This is my first visit to your blog!

This is a really cute idea!

 
At December 6, 2011 at 12:48 PM , Anonymous Andrea @ The Penny-Roach's said...

Your girls are beautiful! And it's a great idea to do this every year and see how they change :)

 
At December 6, 2011 at 1:24 PM , Blogger KLZ said...

They look like fun girls, for sure.

 
At December 6, 2011 at 1:50 PM , Blogger Shell said...

Your girls are so beautiful!

 
At December 6, 2011 at 2:17 PM , Blogger Not a Perfect Mom said...

your girls are stunning!
awesome pics!

 
At December 6, 2011 at 8:22 PM , Anonymous wendy @ mama one to three said...

what a great christmas present for your darlings! they're gorgeous.

 
At December 9, 2011 at 2:19 AM , Blogger Mommy Inconsistent said...

These pictures are gorgeous...and of course so are your girls!

 

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