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If he could only stay this tiny….

Nothing like a sunny day, sun shining into one of our favourite rooms, and seeing this …..

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I loved this photo so much of Oscar, I turned it into the main photo on our birth announcement. For someone that rushed into this world (3.5 hours from water breaking to in my arms) this man is pretty chill.

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There is nothing like getting real mail in the mailbox, which is why I was adamant that we mail out traditional birth announcements. I’m a sucker for real mail. It saddens me that evites have taken over traditional invitations for example, but I have to secretly admit that I like seeing when someone has opened their eVite + seeing immediate replies.

I feel like I should mail out announcements to a lot of you as I’ve gotten to know a lot of people via our blog by comments, and reading your own blogs. So pretend that I’ve mailed you an announcement. 🙂 xo Lindsay

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18 Comments

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    Keri
    June 15, 2010 at 2:50 pm

    What an adorable baby boy! And I love the photo. He looks so chill!

    I'm the same way. My daughter always gets e-vites to her friend's birthday parties (to my email address- she's 4) and I always send out actual invites. So much better that way! I love searching for the *right* one!

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    Shannon @ What's Up Whimsy
    June 15, 2010 at 2:56 pm

    Adorable! That picture is so great! And thanks for the online announcement!

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    Lisa
    June 15, 2010 at 3:05 pm

    Such a sweet picture. I love the announcement card too.

    Take care,
    Lisa

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    Kay*
    June 15, 2010 at 3:25 pm

    awwww! he is just so precious! – and i can see why you love that picture, with all the light streaming in and all the white and soft blue..it's perfect.

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    Heather
    June 15, 2010 at 3:27 pm

    I'm with you, nothing beats real mail. I'm a sucker for sending out birthday cards and paper invitations 🙂

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    Rambling Renovators
    June 15, 2010 at 3:29 pm

    I enjoyed 'opening' this birth announcement, Lindsay! Such a quiet perfect moment captured.

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    christine
    June 15, 2010 at 3:30 pm

    What a beautiful photo of a beautiful baby! The light here is amazing in your white room!! Love it!

    I'm so with you, real mail (ie. NOT bills!) is the best! Especially when it's of such a cute baby!

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    Kerry
    June 15, 2010 at 3:44 pm

    That is such a fantastic photo! 🙂

    I hear you on evites taking over! My brother and his fiance just sent out a FACEBOOK event for their engagement party… it made me a little sad inside…

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    Christine O'Connell
    June 15, 2010 at 3:45 pm

    This photo is beautiful! He looks so relaxed & happy. I must admit, I'm slightly jealous 🙂

    These announcements are adorable as well.

    Congrats!

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    Mrs. Chic
    June 15, 2010 at 3:55 pm

    Ahh how sweet, love this pci and I agree 'real' birth accouncements are a must

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    Haven Wertz Adams
    June 15, 2010 at 6:23 pm

    Beautiful!

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    Nancy W
    June 15, 2010 at 7:29 pm

    What a wonderful photo!! *hugs from conroe, tx!

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    A Merry Mishap
    June 16, 2010 at 9:33 am

    How sweet!
    Enjoy it, they grow real quick. Ours guy is 8 mos
    and it feels like they're infants for an unjustly
    short time! Although, I don't miss the newborn
    age because every milestone thus far has been
    great!

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    Mammamusing
    June 16, 2010 at 11:17 am

    Such a beautiful photo 🙂

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    [email protected] at Home
    June 16, 2010 at 12:41 pm

    Thanks for sending me the announcement!!! Very cute picture.

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    cassie @hi sugarplum
    June 16, 2010 at 3:43 pm

    What a beautiful photo and announcement!!! So glad you're soaking up every second…he's precious!

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    lealou
    June 16, 2010 at 8:28 pm

    Love the arms behind the head! So sweet!

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    Karen
    June 17, 2010 at 3:53 am

    Amazing photo! Makes me wish I took one of my little one when she was that little. Sigh, time flies too quickly… enjoy!

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