.....almost. We're a little ahead of schedule, but I didn't want it getting lost in the Thanksgiving / baby busy-ness that is coming up. Besides, we don't really like to limit ourselves to birthday-days around here, its more about the birthday-month.
These girls threw me the loveliest baby shower this weekend.
So fun to have all your friends and favorite people in one place. This little guy got all sorts of wonderful presents, and the tradition of not only opening them in front of everyone but also having someone document it means I get to see how all my reactions looked. Possible captions for this one?
Nicki: "let's put it down to hormone induced hysteria"
Driving around Houston you can see large sculptures of different presidents on the side of some freeways. I did some research and apparently this guy has stuff all over the country too. The artist's studio is close to downtown and he uses the parking lot outside his studio as a storage space. If you stop by right now, there's giant president heads, the Beatles, and our personal favorite:
I found a picture of a room with horizontal stripes that I wanted to copy and for some reason ignored all my previous painting experience and decided we could totally do that ourselves. It took far longer than I care to admit and was an absolute nightmare. But I do love how it turned out.