Olivia got Baptized today.  It was so amazing!  She is such a sweet little spirit and we love having her in our home and so glad she is such a good example to her younger sisters.  I can’t believe she is so old!


beautiful. so happy to have found your site. so inspiring. thank you.

 ( Dec 31st, 2011 9:59 pm)

Katie, congratulations to your sweet girl. Your first and last shots of this post are completely amazing. She is such a beautiful girl and you do an amazing job capturing their special moments. What gorgeous photographs they all will have to peek back at one day. GORGEOUS!!!! Such a special thing you do.

 ( Nov 28th, 2011 11:12 am)

HI Lisa,
Yes we are members of the LDS church:) Thanks so much for your kind words.

 ( Nov 28th, 2011 7:32 am)

Hi Lisa,
Yes that is an LDS temple. Yes we are members:) Thanks for your kind words.

 ( Nov 28th, 2011 7:28 am)

What stunning photos! Is that one of the Church of LDS temples in the background? I have only been once when I was younger. Are you a member?

 ( Nov 21st, 2011 1:37 am)

How beautiful! The last picture of your daughter is absolutely stunning!

 ( Nov 16th, 2011 2:04 pm)

Wow, LOVE everything about this! Your daughter is beautiful!

 ( Nov 11th, 2011 8:27 pm)
Amber Morgan 

Oh my I can’t wait for my addi to turn eight to throw a darling party like this. By the way where dod you find your floral chairs and pillow?? xox

 ( Nov 10th, 2011 5:56 pm)

Absolutely AMAZING! You are so inspiring! How is it that everything you do, down to every little detail is pure perfection? Your daughter looks gorgeous as always, and I LOVE her outfit too! Congratulations to Olivia!

 ( Nov 9th, 2011 7:05 pm)
Laura Bunker 

What a beautiful thing to do on such a special day to include Olivia’s grandmother. I think Olivia looks so much like her. Just precious.

 ( Nov 9th, 2011 6:59 am)
Lillian Mariner 

Her outfit is adorable! Congrats to your daughter!

 ( Nov 8th, 2011 2:53 am)
Emily Nelson 

You are just AMAZING! What an incredible presentation and such a beautiful and sweet girl. Congratulations on your special day!

 ( Nov 7th, 2011 3:44 pm)
Kristen Harris 

Everything looks gorgeous! Sounds like it was a special day. :)

 ( Nov 7th, 2011 5:01 am)
allison Cahoon 

oh my… you are amazing…. That whole thing is to die for.

 ( Nov 7th, 2011 3:46 am)

Thanks everyone. The dress is from nextdirect.com and the cardigan is from crewcuts. I got the belt for ever ago, it belonged to Olivia’s dress when she was 2.
The party supplies are from Zurchers, and my friend Jenn made a lot of the vintage pieces.

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 11:45 pm)

Love everything!! You are so creative! Where did you find the cutest outfit ever?!?!? She is such a pretty girl…what an amazing day for her and the family! Congrats!! :)

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 9:58 pm)

Oh my goodness – so inspiring and sweet! My husband adopted my oldest recently and were planning her an adoption party – can I ask where the paper products are from? Id love to do something similar for my girl :o )

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 9:52 pm)
La Flor Couture 

What a beautiful 8 year old girl you have! She looks so excited on her special day. What a beautiful presentation you made too! I am in love with everything you did! You are so creative and such a great mom!

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 7:59 pm)
Katie Hatch 

What a beautiful set up Kate! WOW, I just HAD to pin this :) Mia still has 3 years till her baptism, but you gave me some great ideas!

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 3:53 pm)

It’s official you are the most creative person I have ever known. It is insane! Congrats to your sweet Olivia!

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 1:35 pm)

That’s it I can’t hang out with you any ways….martha freaking stewart!! That last picture of Livs made my heart skip a beat!!! GORGEOUS!!!!! My favorite picture of her ever.

 ( Nov 6th, 2011 6:40 am)