So long 2013

January

I headed to Cali for my sweet friend’s bebe shower.
We finished Kenley’s room and did some faux wainscoting.
House projects continued.
I started quilting (and since, have put that project on pause).

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February

The Ravens won the Superbowl, we partied, as usual.
We visited Grammy in Sarasota and my good friend Celeste came to visit.
We shared our coffered ceiling project in the family room.
Kenley passed out her first valentines to her classmates.
We shared what we’ve been cooking up in the kitchen.

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March

On the second day of the month, we found out we were pregnant!
Kenley went to her first show, Disney Live! at the arena.
I got to see three sorority sisters all here on business at different times,
Alicia visited for spring break, as well as my parents. It was fun month!
We hit up the Braves/Mets spring training game at Disney.
Jessie & Andrew got married.
We had a happy Easter.

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April

Kenley went to Sea World for the first time.
I picked our neighbor’s trash and we made a headboard.
Greg headed up to Virginia to visit his dad & brother.
We announced that Kenley was getting a promotion!

May

Maggi & Greg visited and we celebrated Cinco de Mayo!
Since we were having visitors, we updated our guest bathroom upstairs.
In the spirit of their wedding, I shared Michael & Karolina’s engagement photos.
We made some major progress on our laundry room.
We visited Grammy again for Memorial Day weekend and went to the Rays game.

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June

Margot Claire turned one, so we celebrated with her!
Meemaw & Grandpa came to hang out with Kenley while we headed south for our babymoon!

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July

Greg and I celebrated our five year anniversary.
Then, we headed to Anna Maria Island for our family vacation.
We continued home improvement projects as our due date came closer and closer.
Sally, Jen, Kristy, and I threw Lindsey a baby shower to celebrate baby Wyatt!

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August

I finished up teaching my first college course.
Kenley started school in the young toddler room and started swimming lessons.
I shared our office / craft room combo makeover.
We headed down to Sarasota to visit Grammy and see Aunt Alanna and Uncle Andy!
My sweet friends threw me a surprise shower!
I shared the progress on the nursery (here, here, and here)

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September

We headed up to Indiana for Labor Day weekend, our last trip as a family of three.
Maggi & Greg were vacationing in Orlando, so we got to see them again!
Greg transformed our downstairs bathroom.
We welcomed baby Wyatt to the world!

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October

Our favorite and busiest month of the year!
Greg and I celebrated birthdays and we partied for Kenley’s second birthday!
Crosby Martin made his appearance at 8:40am on Sunday, October 27th and team green turned blue.
Kenley was a mermaid for halloween and we celebrated with our two pumpkins this year.

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November

Uncle Michael came to visit and meet Crosby!
We had several other visitors locally and from out of state stop by.
We had our one year anniversary in the house.
We celebrated Thanksgiving as a family of four.

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December

Meemaw and Grandpa were here and we took our first trip to Magic Kingdom!
We got in the Christmas spirit by putting up the tree, decorating cookies, and seeing Santa.
I participated in Pinterest Christmas again this year with a couple projects (here and here).
We celebrated Crosby’s first Christmas and Kenley’s third here at home with our family.

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What a great year it was! We’re looking forward to 2014!

Here is a look at what we were up to in 2011 and 2012.

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