Oh hi, 31

Iโ€™m liking you so far. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Usually when another year rolls around, I use it as an opportunity to be thankful for what Iโ€™ve been given, and also to look forward to the future. What do I want to accomplish next? Where do I want to be? Who do I want to be?

Today, Iโ€™m just focusing on the right now. 

009 baby girl p sneak peek photography by jacquelynn buck

I met the Pilot 10 years ago, at Starbucks. When I walked into the coffee shop with my friend, I whispered to her, โ€œSee that guy over there? Thatโ€™s my husband.”

Little did I know that I would get to marry him, have incredible adventures and two beautiful babies (and fur babies) together. 

004 baby girl p sneak peek photography by jacquelynn buck

001 baby girl p sneak peek photography by jacquelynn buck

Iโ€™m always thankful for another year surrounded by those I love, another day, another moment. 

Iโ€™ll be soaking up the right now, because itโ€™s a pretty great one. Ok, and eating some cake. ๐Ÿ™‚


Photos by the amazing Jacquelynn Buck.

You might also like:


  1. Beautiful post! I hope you had a wonderful birthday! ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. Y’all make quite the adorable foursome! <3 I hope it was a wonderful one! ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. Ahhh the gorgeousness of that family shot just squeezes my heart. I can feel the love!

  4. Happy birthday and what a lovely family and cute, cute, cute newborn.

  5. Happy Birthday!!

    Beautiful family <3

  6. Love this! What a beautiful way to reflect on a birthday ๐Ÿ™‚

    Have a lovely birthday, Gina!

  7. Actually, I guess I’m a day late!! I hope you had a great day, My friend! xoxo

    ps I hope today is just as great!! ๐Ÿ˜‰

  8. Such adorable pictures! Happy Birthday!

  9. Gorgeous pictures! Hope your birthday was fabulous!

  10. Happy Birthday, beautiful! These pictures are stunning. I love the story of how you met the Pilot, so sweet. <3

  11. Beautiful family! Happy belated birthday!

  12. Your family photos are just so precious! You have a very beautiful and great looking family!

Speak Your Mind