Hanover Park, IL. 1 year Photographer Gianna

Today was very special for me and this sweet baby girl. She happens to be my incredibly adorable niece. It was fun to Photograph her for her upcoming 1st birthday. She is super animated and totally did not like cake touching her hands at all! It was priceless that’s for sure. For this shoot I created the two banners custom just for her. I also made a fun ribbon  base for her cake to go on. Here are a few {Read More}

In home studio photoshoot- Easter Mini- Baby {P}

Just wanted to share some of my Easter mini session images with you guys. I’ll be blogging photography sessions here as well as my crafty projects. I love keeping it all together and in one spot. Here is a peek at a sweet session with the cutest baby girl. Contact me via email if interested in booking a session for yourself or giving one as a gift. Info@LatriceMurphyDesign.com Latrice

It’s a boy!

Today I’m hosting the Tombow monthly challenge and it’s a baby theme. I share the idea of creating three simple items to bring your baby shower theme all together. I wanted to share with you all the step by step of creating the cake and how simple it really is to make something so custom and so special for a friend. When I my long time friend Beth’s mom contacted me about helping with the shower I didn’t hesitate to {Read More}

Hello Again Blog hop!!

Welcome to blog! You should have made your way here from Angie’s Blog. I’m so thrilled to be apart of this fabulous blog hop to celebrate the Hello Again collection by Kaitlin and Carta Bella. It truly is a stunner and you’re going to want to grab it fast. Today I’ve created two layouts and a card for you. We all got the kit to work with so this will give you an idea of how much you can create from {Read More}

Mini albums, onesies and more

Warning…..long post, but good! This week here on my blog I’m going to be sharing mini albums and more. A lot of people think that these little books are intimidating. Not me though! I love creating these tiny memory books. This weekend I had the pleasure of helping a good friend celebrate her soon to be baby. She’s cookin a sweet baby girl. We call her love bug. I got to get my creative juices going to create her some {Read More}

Card Patterns Sketch challenge #63

This week for my CPS entry I created a shower card for my girlfriend Brianna. She’s cookin a sweet baby girl. I’ve been creating some handmade goodies for her and her nursery over the past couple weeks. Her theme is pink and brown lady bugs so I wanted to go with pink and brown on this card. I used some stitching, border punch and fabric all on this one card. Here is the sketch. Here is my card. The card {Read More}

Playing catch up!

We’ve been a busy bee of a family lately! We’ve had he baby’s baptism, Anna had her first day of school, we got apples on our tree this year, been to Minnesota and just been doing things around the house. George Jr. is 3-1/2 months now which is totally crazy to me already! So to catch up here are some pictures and some scrappy-ness. Sorry in advance for the un-edited bad photos!Let me take a deep breath and here we {Read More}

Mini album for mini me!

Over the last few months I’ve been trying to catch up on Annastasia’s album, prepare for our new arrival and keep the house clean. In the midst of all this I decided to create a mini album for the baby. Mini albums are super fun and easy once you get the hang of them. You can do just about anything with them and they can be made for just about any occasion. The one I created was to document GJ {Read More}

Showered with love!

The day before Mother’s day was special. My sister and a few of her friends threw me a baby shower for my little baby boy. It was so nice of them to think of me. We had a yummy food and the cutest cupcake umbrella you’ve ever seen. I got to use the timer on my camera for a group photo and I think it turned out ok. I can’t wait to scrap these pictures. It really meant a lot {Read More}

Great news and apologies……

for not blogging all last week. I don’t have very many followers, at least I don’t think I do, but sorry anyways. What’s my great news you ask? IT’S A BOY!!!! I’m so overly happy that this one is a boy I can’t even explain it. I know what you’re all thinking. Oh…. how perfect, one of each! Not here. We definitely plan on having more. I’ve always dreamed of having two or three girls and 2 boys. We’re just {Read More}