Oh Baby!!

Sully (Katie) is one of my closest friends. 🙂 We were camp counselors together back in our high school days and remained fairly inseparable through the Summer months! We would do days off together and take road trips to the beach and other destinations. We even had a few matching outfits that we would don at camp as we told all the campers we were sisters. 🙂 Even though she is not a sister by blood, she is definitely a sister of my soul. My life is always better when Sully is in it!

After high school, college took us separate ways for a few years, but we quickly reunited after graduation and both married wonderful guys with ‘D’ names within a year of one another. She and her husband live in DC now, but we keep in touch via email and phone calls on a weekly basis.

This past Spring when Sully shared the wonderful news with me that her and Dave were expecting their first child, I could not have been happier for them! And when exactly a month later I shared the news that Devin and I were expecting a little one ourselves, the excitement was overboard!

Sully is due in late October and I am due in late November, exactly 1 MONTH apart! Everyone that knows us from our camp days has made a comment along the lines of, “Well, you two did always do things together!” 🙂 We are both pretty thrilled to be sharing this experience with one another, even if from afar.

Just over a week ago I made the trip down to Southern NH (Sully’s hometown area) for Sully’s baby shower. A friend and belly reunion! 

Another friend of Sully’s is expecting as well and due in late September. We HAD to take a 4 week progression photo. 🙂 None of us are finding out if are having boys or girls until they arrive in person. Any guesses? 🙂 We had a lot of people guessing at the shower. Luckily it is a 50/50 chance! 🙂

Devin has been taking a bi-weekly photo of me in our back garden. As I grow outward, the garden grows up and around me and the baby! Here I am at 22 weeks. 🙂 Finally looking pregnant!

Everything has gone quite smoothly so far and with the height of wedding season still ahead of me, I just am keeping my fingers crossed that things continue on their smooth progression. Funny enough, I am not the only Vermont wedding photographer that is expecting this Summer and the three of us are all due around the same time, so I am in good company. 🙂 xoxo Kathleen

12 comments
  • Amanda HerzbergerJuly 23, 2013 - 8:11 am

    Yay – congrats on making it web official 😉 xxooReplyCancel

  • KathleenJuly 23, 2013 - 8:19 am

    Thanks Amanda!! 🙂 Figured it was high time to do so. 🙂ReplyCancel

  • shauniJuly 23, 2013 - 9:02 am

    I agree, glad it is website official now! Cutest bump on the planet, we are so so so happy for you guys 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Jeff SnyderJuly 23, 2013 - 9:17 am

    Great story, great friendship, great news! Congratulations to all of you!ReplyCancel

  • Evy NickersonJuly 23, 2013 - 9:47 am

    Congratulations! You two are so fabulous and I’m so happy for each of you!ReplyCancel

  • CathieJuly 23, 2013 - 10:12 am

    Congrats Kathleen. You look beautiful.ReplyCancel

  • Jayne BenoitJuly 23, 2013 - 10:23 am

    What a great story! Love the photos. You look amazing. Don’t blink because soon your baby will be getting married to 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Cathy SnyderJuly 23, 2013 - 11:46 am

    Such a wonderful and blessed experience made even more special by sharing with friends. Congratulations.ReplyCancel

  • StinaJuly 23, 2013 - 1:35 pm

    You look beautiful!ReplyCancel

  • Kelly DudashJuly 23, 2013 - 5:24 pm

    Yahoo!! You look great Kathleen! And our bumps are looking similar in size… I wonder why 😉 😉ReplyCancel

  • KathleenJuly 23, 2013 - 8:32 pm

    Kelly, I’m glad to hear we are on par for size! Maybe that means I’m carrying a boy too. 😉

    Jayne, a very apt reminder. 🙂 They do grow up so fast!

    Thank you Cathie!ReplyCancel

  • ZenaidaJuly 24, 2013 - 10:08 am

    Beautiful as always!!!ReplyCancel

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