If this blog came with sound effects, you'd hear me letting out a huge sigh of relief now that Emmylou has successfully completed her flower girl duties at our friend Taylor's wedding last night. Her only issue was not putting her hands down from in front of her face during the group portraits (sorry, Taylor) but considering she's only 2 years old, what can you really expect?! With no meltdowns or running in the opposite direction when it was time to make her way down the aisle, I was super happy with her performance.
Amelia and Emmylou-- so cute, dontcha think?!
I was even okay with the bow in her hair and the giant flower on the back of her dress. Normally I'd be breaking out in hives with Emmylou wearing such frou-frou things:
With Daddy and their grandma's:
The best part of the entire wedding? Cake, of course!
Here's one thing Taylor gave Emmylou for being in the wedding. Can you say 'excited?'
And here's what Emmylou did to herself 3 hours before the wedding while we were watching the end of the Texas vs. OU game and weren't paying attention to her:
I don't think I've ever heard so much horror in my mother's voice as when we turned around and discovered what she'd done. Luckily the marker came off easily and a disaster was narrowly avoided...