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Would you mind doing a little “no rain” dance for me? ┬áMy insanely brilliant photographer friend is coming this weekend to do our family photos, and this drab, rainy weather just won’t do. I can’t wait to put my kiddos in their fall sweaters and get some photos with crunchy leaves and pumpkins!

Check Out Our Birth Announcement!

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Thanks to everyone for all the help in choosing our birth announcements! It really came down to the colors in the photo, and I love the way they came out! Here is the winner: and the back: Of course, the text is not exactly what we used on the real announcements, and her last name… [read more]

Help me choose my birth announcement! Please?

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Now that our new baby girl is here, I want to tell the world! That means I really need to get my birth announcements sent out. And now that I’ve invested in a new camera, I’m a little photo-happy (to say the least.) This works out great since I’m completely in love with Shutterfly and… [read more]

Honor our Veterans: Let Shutterfly help you thank our troops!

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With all the chaos of Halloween, extreme weather on the east coast, and my little man’s birthday, November 11th nearly slipped my mind. What’s November 11th? It’s Veterans Day! Veterans Day has never meant more to me than it does now. My dad is a Vietnam vet, and in recent years he’s started to open… [read more]

Non-traditional holiday cards: What do you send?

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My day job is in retails, so there is a lot of talk about holiday greetings this time of year. What exactly do we say to customers when they shop in our stores? The answer differs from company to company, but it is something I think about in my personal life, too. Because we have… [read more]