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Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A Year in the Life

S's cousin will be welcoming a baby in just a few weeks. This is the first little one of the next generation, and I'm so excited.

I love babies. Except when you're holing them and they just want their Mama (which is not you) and there's nothing you can do about it. Things tend to go downhill from there.

For the past two days, I've been working hard on a little album for this baby, whose name is going to be named Micah Benjamin after his grandfather.

I used a ton of baby and boy-themed products I had around my room, including MANY October Afternoon journaling cards. Do any of you use those? I love them and always buy them, but they rarely make it onto my pages.

Without further ado, here's the album........

I left a spot on each page for a 4X6 photo and some journaling.

So there you have it. A little baby book:)

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  1. Totally adorable! What a great gift!

  2. I have a bunch of those cards, too. I think they are adorable but I never use them either. What is up with that?
    Anyway - I love your album and that little boy's mama is going to love it too!

  3. This is a beautiful and adorable gift!!!!!

  4. Very cute album I am sure it will be well loved and appreciated!

  5. This is gorgeous!! Your cousin is going to love it!

  6. ahhhhh... too cute! Love the papers and such that you used.

  7. What an awesome gift! They'll love it!

  8. what a sweet baby book! I'm sure they'll love it! Yes....I always buy those cards and never use them. Not sure why, but they just never work for me.

  9. i love to smell them. babies i mean. but a crying one, and not mine... um.. trouble. lol. the album is so lovely i'm sure it will be treasured :) *hugs*

  10. what a sweet, sweet album. i'm sure the mama will love it!

    (as an aside, my benjamin's best bud is named micah - so the name made me smile!)

  11. I love your book. He sure is a very lucky recipient!

  12. what a sweet album! that is such a nice gift - love it!


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