Thirty one degrees and counting this morning. I’ve been waiting for a nice cold morning to show you one of my absolute all-time favorite sessions. Back in December, I went with Michelle Gainey and her family to pick out a Christmas tree! I had SO much fun with everyone, starting with strolling around the tree farm, picking out a tree, then back to the house to decorate it. Just looking at these images makes me happy today. And ironically, today is colder than the day we went to the tree farm!

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I love this shot, but can’t decide if I like it better in color or black and white. What do you think?

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We started out walking the grounds of the tree farm.

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Then, it was time to get serious and pick out a tree!

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Perfect tree found, we warmed ourselves with hot chocolate and made s’mores by the fire!

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Then we headed back to decorate the tree.

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There’s something I really love about this image of the girls, each with a hand on Michelle’s heart.

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And I love how these two images really show each of the girls’ unique personalities.

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