It's been just over a year now since our daughter arrived. At times hard, dark, frustrating and lacking in flowers, but for the most part, it has been a bright, warm, flower-filled pleasure to spend the year with her.

2 months old

We had a party to celebrate. What started as a plan for a small get-together quickly escalated, after I caught the styling bug and J decided we would have a tostada buffet.

peach gold honeycomb balls paper fans
pink pastel summer floral

Of course, there were flowers. Out of season sweet peas burnt a hole in my wallet, but if there was ever an excuse to buy them...

pink white floral arrangement in brass urn

Presents. Cake. Cake scoffing.

brown butter jam layer cake
cake eating

Happy first birthday, Baby A. Not a baby much longer...