Sunday, August 22, 2010

Aspen's blessing

Aspen Alegra Gates was blessed by her Dad on Saturday August 14th at our house.
We are so grateful that she is part of our family.
She is such an incredible little girl and we love her so much!
The blessing circle.
We are so blessed to have such wondeful family and friends who are so supportive of us!

The Honey Family
Uncle Didi skipped out early so he could go on a date...
not a fan. :)

The Gates Family
Aunt Jess couldn't make it...we missed her!

Greg and Gretchen, our wonderful friends who are like family.
They are so awesome; there is no way I could've pulled off the
celebration without her help.

My best friend Jenal and her adorable daughter Eliza.
Now we both have little girls!

My awesome friend Mary. She is the genius behind Aspen's dress.

My friend Marie who is such an incredible friend. I love her to death!

The Kaufmans. They have been so supportive over the years.
They are an awesome family!

My wonderful Grandma Honey

My awesome Aunt Syl. Love that both Uncle Brent and Aunt Syl came down!
Birth announcements and blessing cake.
My mom arranged the flowers and did a beautiful job!

The incredible spread of food.
Thanks so much to my Mom and Gretchen for getting it all together!
The chocolate fountain was white mint chocolate ~delicious!

Decorations that Gretchen and her daughter helped me make.
I seriously am indebt to their help!! Love them!!
Thank you to everyone that came and helped make this blessing happen!
We love and appreciate all of you!!


  1. Such joy and happiness on this wonderful day! You are a beautiful family - full of love! Much love, GiGi☺

  2. Wow, looks really great! Wish I could attend stuff like this. Oh well, at least I can spy through blogs. ;-)

  3. What a cute blessing! I love the decorations and the cake, Aspen is beautiful in her dress.

  4. yay, I am so glad you found my blog, now I can read yours too! Little Aspen is such a cutie. You must be having so much fun with your new little girl.