Thursday, February 28, 2013

bump : week 29








The sun had barely decided to shine its light through our windows this week and besides being completely bummed out, we raced against the clock - already a week behind in our series since returning home from Mexico.  Armed with the last twenty minutes of light and that bed we all practically live in, we made the most of trying to put together a few usable portraits.  I'm consistently amazed at what Erick is able to pull off, even in such a short amount of time!  He has been such a huge support to me always but I think it's been most noticeable on this crazy journey that we call "the growing of baby number two".  Oh, how this pregnancy has been similar, yet so incredibly different all at the same time... boy? The anticipation is bubbling!

And let's just get one more thing sorted:  I am tired.

Winter is drawing to a close, and while I've enjoyed her beauty and the quiet moments spent at home, I am beyond ready to welcome the longer days, sweet-smelling blossoms, and open windows.  Right now, I'm slowly planning for the last few home renovations before baby arrives and jotting down my grocery list for the week.

I'm thinking a warm and hearty soup recipe could do the trick.

WEARING:  UNISEX VISCOSE TEE IN GREY TAUPE BY AMERICAN APPAREL  |  PHOTOS:  BY ERICK

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30 comments

  1. These are my favourite photos so far, so beautiful. Love the belly comparisons. x

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  2. definitely feeling a wintry vibe to these pictures - with autumn coming here ,it's welcome! I love the 2nd picture where sofia's sticking out her belly. so cute. rest up, and enjoy your soup! x

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    1. Yes, she'll ask me sometimes if she has a baby too :)

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  3. oh my these images are just so beautiful!! such special moments to look back on. your beads are also really lovely x

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    1. Oh thank you! A few I purchased while we were in Mexico, and lovepray jewelry on etsy has some fabulous things as well. I'm hoping to grow my collection (per usual) over the summer x

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  4. you are so beautiful! can't wait to see your new little one. :)

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    1. Thank you, we are most excited... just around 10 weeks to go!

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  5. Kate you look gorgeous. I love the light and the colours, always so beautiful and inspiring Erick has a wonderful talent for capturing you creatively. Sophia is so cute pushing out that tummy of hers:) Enjoy your nesting and that warming soup. Have a wonderful weekend. xx

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  6. P.S. I love your new blog look too, the white and grey is really fresh and calming. xx

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    1. I'm thinking very fresh and clean... like spring! thank you x

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  7. Sweet Kate these images are breathtaking! You look so beautiful and the joy of pregnancy radiates from you (even though you are tired!). Such magic captures of you and your babies. WIshing you gentle, nourishing days :) xx

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  8. just lovely, Kate! That Erick of yours is very clever indeed!
    xo

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  9. I love that this shoot so obviously inspired your new blog look x

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  10. Oh Kate your bump is just so gorgeous. Love that baby belly too ;) Lovely photos and I like the clean new blog design!

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  11. that second to last image - gasp! my goodness that husband of yours is so very, VERY talented. the grey tones are beautiful - as are you, pregnancy is stunning on you x ps - love the new blog layout :)

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  12. Sof's belly. Kills me. You family is a gift.

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  13. Oh how I miss open windows and the fresh, sweet scent of spring! I keep telling myself: soon.

    You look gorgeous as always -- bless you and your stretch-mark free belly! ;)

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  14. Adorable!! And beautiful, the pair of you : ) x

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  15. 29 weeks already?! These pictures of you and Sofia are beautiful, your are truly glowing! and I just love that one of Sofia sticking her belly out!

    Hope you can get lots of rest this weekend!

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  16. these are just beautiful! i too am longing for spring. and, unfortunately, it snowed today. boo.

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  17. Such gorgeous photos, seriously...in awe right now!

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  18. I love bed portraits! So cozy and cute. Oh, and I have the linea negra too, good times :) Hope you're having a good weekend x

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  19. These are (easily) the most beautiful belly pictures I've seen.

    http://nurturing-viibes.blogspot.com/

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  20. I am absolutely in love with these shots - you wouldn't know that you were racing against time to capture the last rays of light. You are just beautiful. Love your belly too. Erick sure has massive talent!!!
    These photos are all going to make such a stunning photo book at the end of your pregnancy....
    Ronnie xo
    p.s I hear you on the exhaustion.

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  21. I love the intimacy in these shots... perfection xx

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  22. these are gorgeous. YOU are gorgeous. your blog is gorgeous.

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