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An exciting thing happened at our house last Thursday! Inspired Living | Omaha approached us about shooting our home for the magazine… 1 room featured in every issue in 2015. If you’ve followed my blog for even a month, you’d know we love our projects. We take a lot of pride in doing most of […]

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Mr & Mrs Eric Newton!

My cousin finally got married to the love of his life! 8 days after Violet was born, too! I was worried that I wouldn’t be able to photograph their wedding because their date was a week before Vie’s due date… but God answered our prayers! She came right when she was supposed to… 2 weeks […]

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November 21, 2014 - 1:45 pm

Joyce - God works in wonderful ways! The day was perfect, your pictures are beautiful and we got to meet Vi !!!!??

November 21, 2014 - 10:57 pm

Pam Jackson - These pictures are gorgeous! Congratulations again to the newlyweds, Christine and Eric:)


so this happened finally! It’s a gorgeous, green carpet and quite possible the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen. (sorry, Violet). Landscaping will wait until Spring 2015, which gives us something to look forward to all winter. Also, we’re going to try our hand at a raised garden bed next year! Any tips? Have  a […]

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our day to day, as of late

Eat. Wake. Sleep. Repeat. That’s our life right now… Violet’s 1 month old and everything revolves around not necessarily Violet, but rather feeding of the boobie monster. She’s textbook perfect as far as newborns go… predictable (THANKS to the book Babywise!). She eats 8 times a day, followed by awake time for 20-30 minutes, then […]

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John + Jenny + Jacob

This sweet little family was in Wahoo for a family reunion at Spencer Hill Cabin… it’s just the perfect place to relax and have outdoor fun away from regular life. It happened to be midway for their whole family (Jenny and John drove from Sioux City) and they rented it for 3 days I think. […]

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baby presley

Presley Jean was born on her due date of Oct 5th! And I just know that she and Violet will be buddies. We had a great time trading stories and experience at their session. What a bonding experience motherhood is. Each of us holding our newborns and talking shop. I love it. and I now […]

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meet baby Finley

Jason + Lynelle had their baby girl! She was born on Sept 24th (I know…. I’m a little late in posting these!) and weighed in at a whopping 8 lbs 11 oz. She loves to eat (that’s obvious) and cuddle. Congratulations, guys, on a real beauty! Can’t wait for her and baby Violet to meet […]

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adjusting to baby

we hit the baby jackpot (so far) Violet is such a mellow, relaxed baby. And I’m so glad that my friend Mollie recommended I read this book while I was pregnant. I owe a lot of our ease to it I think. She only cries when she’s wet or hungry… and she gives us very […]

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October 29, 2014 - 9:44 pm

Joyce archibald - Beautiful baby , mom and dad!!!

October 29, 2014 - 9:54 pm

Paulette Kuehn - Love the pics! You are a beautiful mom, and dad of course! Congratulations! She’s beautiful!

October 30, 2014 - 1:04 am

Bridget Mahalek - Stacy, you look so very happy and content. Congrats to you and Ryan. She is beautiful!

October 30, 2014 - 5:07 am

Amy Bernhardt - She’s so tiny! Congrats to both of you. You guys were both great with our kiddos when they were small so I’m sure you’ll be great parents. Just wait til those teenage years hit. Treasure every single moment you have with her!!!

October 30, 2014 - 9:47 pm

Linda Cernik - Stacy, I would love to know the name of that book.

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