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Sunday, September 26, 2010

Metamorphosis - Baby to Bride

She was born on a sunny day in a small hospital on the edge of the Amazon jungle. Here she is, just a few hours old. Good friends came by with a chocolate pie and we had a little party to welcome our third child into the world. I guess we laughed too loudly because a nurse came and told us to quiet down.


And here she is, all grown up, 24 years later, with her brand-new husband.

Happiest of birthdays to our beautiful daughter. You've enriched our lives, added to our joy, and we thank God for you!

Maggie of Normandy Life suggested that I link this post to Metamorphosis Monday - where posts involve an alteration of some sort - usually a craft project. Instead, this metamorphosis features the change from baby to bride!

Click here to find many more metamorphoses!



13 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday to your beautiful daughter!

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  2. Happy Birthday to your absolutely gorgeous daughter! She is really stunning in her exquisite wedding gown!

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  3. Hi Lorrie,

    Happy birthday to sweet Ashley.
    You look the same as you did 24 years ago. What is the secret? I am trying to catch up on reading my fav's. The dress you made for the wedding is stunning.
    Your daughter and her hubby make a fantastic couple. She is simply radiant.

    Big hugs from your often absent friend,
    Barb

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  4. Oh Lorrie there is no greater joy in the heart of a mother than to see her beautiful little girl grow up into such a stunning young lady. You can be proud and call your life a success because your children have made a fine way in this world. God's blessings on all of you...
    Victorially, Karla

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  5. Wow! You really haven't changed. Now that Ashley! She sure grew up fast. What a beautiful baby she was and what a beautiful bride.

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  6. Happy Birthday and congratulations to your beautiful daughter...Hugs

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  7. Lorrie please say "Bon anniversaire" to your lovely daughter from me.
    You could link this post to Metamorphosis Monday.
    From beautiful baby to beautiful bride!

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  8. Beautiful baby, beautiful girl. Happy Birthday to your daughter!

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  9. Happy Birthday Ashley!

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  10. Happy Birthday and congratulations to your daughter. What a beautiful bride she is. Thanks for visiting my blog and your sweet comment.

    Have a wonderful day.
    Gail

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  11. Your daughter was and is so beautiful - you could be twins!

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  12. I love your depiction of metamorphosis...from bouncing baby to beautiful bride in the blink of an eye! Happy birthday to your lovely daughter.

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  13. so happy you linked to met monday. your daughter looks beautiful, love that dress!

    www.thecapeonthecorner.blogspot.com

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