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January 16, 2012

Feeling Doubly Blessed! We're expecting TWINS!

January 16, 2012

{Shades of Green + White}

Hi there, friends! Hope you all had a lovely weekend! Today I thought it would be fun to kick off the week with some pretty eye candy! Green and white stripes really are fun and I don't know what it is, but I'm seriously smitten with striped straws here lately. Have you noticed? There is just something so fun about stripes. Okay, so before I go any further, I have a little announcement to make! Some of you might have heard the news last week as I announced it on Twitter... but in case you haven't heard, I wanted to let you know that I'm pregnant! And that's not all! We're expecting twinnsssssss! {continued...}

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Details We Love
Striped Straws + Lovely Gown!
Yep, you read that correctly... TWINS! I seriously cannot tell you how suprised we were to learn that I was carrying two sweet babies! Needless to say, we feel doubly blessed! I'll be considered full term by middle of July. For those of you who don't know, we have a 17 month old little boy so by the time the twins arrive, we will officially have three children under 2! Needless to say, I'm going to be one busy mommy! Thanks to everyone for the sweet well wishes! We're blown away by the love and excitement that so many of you seem to have for us. We're so looking forward to being a family of five!

61 comments:

Bean Benson said...

THE best of news, Chrissy:) This puts the biggest smile on my face!! Hope you are feeling well! xoxo

The Dainty Dolls House said...

Ahhh..that is precious, I love it!! Congrats to you!!How beautiful, two babies, lots of work, but you can do it for sure!! All of your sweet family will have lots of fun with your new additions!! Love this palette, the straws are so nice. What great news!! xoxox Keep rested!

DawnCorrespondence said...

so exciting! congrats! and beautiful green choices, too ;) my favorite color of all time!

Kate ~ Wedding Bells said...

Congrats! That's amazing!!!!!!!

Allie Love said...

Double blessing for sure! So happy for you, Chrissy =)

Sara said...

double the love & blessings!! how exciting!! congratulations :-) What great news!

Meg {henninglove} said...

wow twins congrats!! that is so exciting chrissy. are they identical or fraternal?? regardless hoping for healthy babies for you and your family!

Heather said...

Congratulations! I'm so happy for you and your family!

Alannah said...

Congrats on the twins!!!!!!!

Bride on a Mission said...

Twins are amazing!!! Congrats x 2

Laura *You Stir Me* said...

This is amazing news! What a blessing for you and your family! Wishing you a wonderful and healthy pregnancy, love! Xoxox

bethany allen said...

Oh my goodness ~ how amazing! I'm so happy for you guys.

Brooke Shemwell said...

Congratulations!! We just shared our baby news with everyone this weekend too. How fun!

Sofia {Brancoprata} said...

So excited for you!!! Twins ;)))))) xo

Natalie said...

OH MY GOODNESS! :) So excited for you! Two beautiful new babies to love!

Brynn {chartreuse and a twist} said...

OH MY GOODNESS!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! This is amazing news :) {and this palette is gorgeous, too!} XO brynn

Mixie Studio said...

Congrats!! I actually just had twins!!!! They're a little over a month old!! If you have any questions or need any advice, don't hesitate to shoot me an email ;) I posted some photos of them on my blog. We were blessed with a boy and a girl - fraternal twins. I have twins on my side of the family... But we never thought it would happen to us!!!! Best of luck!!

Mixie Studio said...

I forgot to mention, we also have a 2 year old daughter, so I know how you'll feel ;)

Anna of IHOD said...

Oh my goodness Chrissy!! I am soooo happy for you!!! What an amazing blessing. I am sure the road will be challenging at times but equally rewarding:)

Brenna said...

Congrats, Chrissy~! What amazing news! I'm so looking forward to hearing more updates!

La Gatita y el Conejito said...

congrats!!!! more fun and love
Colorfull kisses!!! :)

Gretchen said...

WAHOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! Soo happy for you.

louise | bloved said...

Wow to the inspiration, gorgeous & fresh as ever! And DOUBLE wow & congratulations for the twins! Such an exciting time & I'm really happy for you! xo

Ruth @ My Love Wedding Ring said...

Mmmm, gorgeous dress and a gorgeous palette too! So fresh!

Jess said...

Holy cow!!!! Twins???? How exciting! Can't wait to see what you come up with for the babies room!!!!

Koru Kate {Koru Wedding} said...

I had to chime in & again say CONGRATULATIONS! May your pregnancy be safe & your babies be healthy~

Ann-Kay said...

OMG, that is awesome!! I have an older sister and we are not really close, so I always dreamt of being a twin or having an older brother.
You are going to have my perfect dream family ;))
But seriously, this is wonderful and so exciting! Congratulations!!!

jacin {lovely little details} said...

oh my gosh how exciting!!! congrats!

Symbolic Imports said...

Great news!!

CONGRATS!!!

Wrapped Couture said...

Chrissy, congrats again!!! I'm very excited for you.

The color palette, as always is gorgeous. I'm not a fan of green but I just might be after this!

Tamra said...

Congratulations, Chrissy!!! Best wishes to your growing family!! xoxo

Jessica said...

Congrats!!! I'm sure you'll have fun picking out a colour palette for their nursery.
<3

Keri said...

Amazing news! Congratulations!!!!!!

Leah said...

Wow, congrats! All the best in the months to come.

xo L.

Fabrizia said...

Such a great post, I like it!!! This palette is simply fab!

Take a look and if you want we can follow each others: Cosa mi metto???

Sarah {A Paper Proposal} said...

I definitely have a thing for stripes, too! Maybe for the nursery? ;) Congratulations on the double blessing!!!

Borrowed and Bleu said...

Congrats on the wonderful news! And I'm loving the stripes and color palette!

Lena at A Crimson Kiss said...

This green is truly spectacular, but it can't hold a candle to your news!!! Congratulations!

Amanda B. said...

beautiful palette and beautiful news! You are truly blessed.

Alicia {The Charity Wedding} said...

Congrats again! I am so excited for your little (about to be big) family!!

Wandy said...

Congrats and many blessings to you + the family. Kids are a blessing, best wishes!

Anne- saywhatpaper said...

Wow! Such exciting news. Two more sweet souls to love. And what an adventure that lies ahead for you! Deep breath....

lauralavender said...

Ya how exciting!!!
All the best to you! Hope your pregnancy is wonderful :)

Mmadzel2001 said...

Wow!! How exciting, congrats times two!! Love the pics, one of my favorite colors since forever ago!!

Emma - Aphroditeswb said...

Congratulations!!! So excited for you :)

Brenna said...

Holy moly - that's amazing!

Punctuation Mark said...

congrats my dear!!! wish you all the very best and most of all health!!! love the palette by the way!

Alexa said...

Awesome news Chrissy! Yay for babies!

Monica said...

Congrats!!! What a blessing! :)

La Vie Le Gage Couture Events Wedding Planning said...

I was so happy to hear this news you posted!! Precious little one coming to bless all, especially your family.
Know that my heart will be thinking of you during your baking time!! :D
July will be so cool!
You made my day!
Warm wishes and congrats!
Joyce Goeppinger
Colorado

Stephanie Elizabeth {Fab You Bliss} said...

Congratulations Chrissy!!! I can't believe I haven't heard about this until now! Wow!!! That's fabulous...what a great, wonderful and oh so happy surprise :-)

Stelie Designs said...

CONGRATULATIONS!!!! So wonderful. I'm a mom to 2 sets of twins so let me know if you have questions!

I missed it on twitter, I rarely keep up with twitter having my 4 young kids & a business.

Your little boy is going to love being a big brother! So incredible for you all! Enjoy & embrace the changes.
~Stephanie

Melina said...

Oh my! Twins?! That is amazing, congrats! :-) :-)

Kismet said...

A.M.A.Z.I.N.G!!!!!

Fabulous news-I couldnt concentrate on the palette because I was busy reading about you and your twins !!

Congratulations x

Anonymous said...

Congrat just wondering identical twins. Please look into TTTS. I wish u all the best. Twins are easy and so much fun.

Candice {Marry Me Wedding Planners} said...

Congratulations Chrissy :-) Your blessed!!! When's the baby shower?

Cousin B said...

Congratulations! Very lucky babies...

Josie said...

Oh my gosh! Just seen your news. Amazing, congratulations!

Colleen {Soundtrack To I Do} said...

I've been a little out of the loop lately, just catching up. This is amazing news! Congratulations!! You will certainly have your hands full! Twice the joy though! So exciting.

cribs for twins said...

so exciting! congrats! and beautiful green choices, too ;) my favorite color of all time!

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