My baby boy is 2!!! I swear it feels as though it was just yesterday that he was a new born in my arms. I feel a knot in my throat thinking about how fast he’s growing up. Time is slipping right past me and I don’t want to miss a thing! My little man is fast developing his own little feisty personality, he’s my Mr. Independent, always saying “I do it myself” and getting mad when I try to help him.
He’s frequently plotting some unnecessary ploy and as his Mother, of course it’s my responsibility to redirect his behaviors, but my goodness how I adore that mischievous look and smile he gives and that wrinkled nose he makes right before he’s about to get into some trouble. Sassy attitude and all however, he is such a sweet boy and I can’t get enough of him.
I had a blast planning his birthday party and by the looks of his outfit at the end of the night, I think it safe to say he did too! I’m still trying to wash out the mud, candy and cake stains from his costume!
We had a dinosaur theme costume party with close family and friends and my cutie looked sooooo adorable!! I “tried” to be a little more budget friendly with decoration this year and as I’ve always done since I was a kid, I copied my older sister’s idea and used cardboard to create portraits. Erika has ALWAYS been extremely talented, creative and frugal, I feel like she could build a house out of scraps! Being that she’s also the artistic one, I asked her make dinosaur portraits as a backdrop and OH MY GOSH they looked AMAZING!!! I couldn’t have asked for more! These pictures do not do justice to how beautiful the portraits came out! My brother also made wood dinosaur cutouts and their rustic look where a perfect accessory. …