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Oh Christmas Card, Oh Christmas Card

Since my son was born, I've put a lot of thought into the annual Christmas card. I've obsessed over the paper choice, the colors, the addition of a bow, etc. and especially the photo! I remember the first Christmas I took about 50 pictures to get one I finally liked! Here are some outtakes...

This year I'm trying to get the dog and my little guy in the picture - can you say impossible???? I'm going to try one last time this weekend to see if I can get one where they are both actually looking at the camera.
On another note, a good friend and co-worked of mine did the right thing and hired a professional photographer to photo her kids. I designed her Christmas card this year, have a peak!


  1. I love the pic with the dog. Adorable!

  2. That cutie will be darlin' in any picture that you decide to use!!

  3. He is always so cute! And I love the card you designed for your friend! You are so darn talented!!!
    Hope y'all have a Happy Thanksgiving!

  4. I just love that second photo :)

    I helped the family I babysit for with their Xmas card 2 years ago. We gave the kids candy as a bribe and the little one got his stuck in his brother's hair! Now they just hire someone ;)

  5. Aww cute pics! Good luck getting that perfect one for the card!

  6. man, I do the same thing--take like 50 or 100 pictures just to get ONE, ha.

  7. Your blog entries are so cute. I love the last picture of sweet Walker looking at the ornaments. I also love the one you designed! So pretty!

  8. CUTE kid pics. And I agree - everyone should have a southern accent. :) Cute site!


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