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Christmas at our house

We hope you’re simply having a wonderful Christmas time!




When it comes down to it, Christmas at our house is all about family, but specially the kids.  It’s also about traditions that we pass on year after year, and about making new ones.  This year Mark + I are so thankful to be able to celebrate with our kids and family, and each of the sweet little people we have been blessed with.  We’re also grateful for time to rest and unwind after an amazingly busy photography season.   We’ve loved the chance to get to know so many of you and are glad for your support and friendship. We can’t wait to see what 2012 will bring!

Rose Heppner - Thanks for sharing! Beautiful.

Michelle - Cute post mom!

For the Art of it!

A few weeks ago we had the chance to visit a beautiful vacation rental condo in the heart of Victoria, B. C.   The decor has a West Coast theme and the condo was decorated with large canvases and prints of  images from our trips to Masset (see the blog posts HERE and HERE) and Ucluelet (HERE).  We really do live in a beautiful province!

The condo’s location couldn’t be better.  It’s just steps away from Victoria’s Inner Harbour and the Empress Hotel.  If you’re looking for a great place to stay next time you’re in Victoria we highly recommend it.  You can find out more HERE.

willow’s nursery


Nursery design by Michelle for Willow.  Also featured by On to Baby.

From On to Baby: “This beautiful, modern nursery, captured by Elizabeth of Adore Studio, keeps it clean and simple, making an impact with some special, unique features. The single chalkboard wall is a wonderful idea with a hand drawn tree in chalk that whimsically frames the changing table, a re-purposed desk. This is so great because you can change this artwork at any time, especially helpful as your child grows. The hot air balloon mobile is another great feature, with all of those beautiful bold colors against that white backdrop.”

“I love you
And you love me
I love you
So lets make a family tree”

by the Barenaked Ladies

In print Living at Home Germany

Michelle - I love this!

Andrea Forstbauer - I love this post 🙂 Michelle Gemmel you are a beautiful decorator- I fell in love with your home the first time I saw it! Awesome nursery. Great pictures.