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Baptism and Brunch

April 26, 2013

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Jordi’s baptism mass was so beautiful. I’m a big baby when it comes to any type of ceremony! I cried when the other children were being baptized! After the ceremony our small party rushed home to dig into a platter of prosciutto, chorizo and a variety of cheeses and toasted our little blessing with sparkling prosecco. We then sat down for a proper brunch of lentil/veggie soup, kale waldorf salad, beef meatballs, pasta with homemade tomato sauce, warm ciabatta bread and lots of wine! Here are the pictures of the table arrangements. Enjoy!

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Hanging Decorations, ribbons, stick-on flowers, thank you notes on bags, candy dishes: Michaels
Picture notebook favors: Tiny Prints
Cake: Splurge Bakery
Frame: gift
Drawing in Frame: Diego
Photos: Betty
White chocolate suckers: Old Fashioned Candies

All assembled by Betty and Vane

A very big thank you to Jordi’s godparents: Vanessa and Luis for making this day extra-special. xoxo

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Have a great weekend everyone!

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13 Comments

  • Reply Caro April 26, 2013 at 9:49 am

    Your setup was simple and elegant. Congrats to Jordi on receiving his first sacrament. God bless.

  • Reply Heather April 26, 2013 at 7:09 pm

    Beautiful Betty! I feel bad that I didn’t go above and beyond for Jake now ๐Ÿ™
    But seriously, everything looked gorgeous!

    • Betty
      Reply Betty April 28, 2013 at 10:30 pm

      I’m sure you didn’t Heather!! Plus, I bet you are having a fab 1st bday for Jake. We’re not ๐Ÿ™
      Thank you!! xoxo
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  • Reply Vanessa April 26, 2013 at 8:31 pm

    It was so much fun creating all of that with you and such an honor to be Jordi’s Godmother!!!!

  • Reply Cheers! Cristalia April 27, 2013 at 1:34 pm

    Very nice. The cake looks delicious. Cheers! Cristalia

  • Reply Berty Morales April 27, 2013 at 9:06 pm

    You did amazing, and what a beautiful setting.

  • Reply Heather May 4, 2013 at 5:33 am

    Hi Betty!
    I found your blog through Momagama. I loved reading your baptism entry. So beautiful! Your photos are stunning. What camera and lens do you use? I need a new one of both for pictures of my family/kids! ๐Ÿ™‚

    Blessings,
    Heather

  • Betty
    Reply Betty May 6, 2013 at 10:52 am

    Hi Heather! Welcome! I have a Nikon D90 and use only that lens. I love it! Thanks for commenting!
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  • Reply Investing in Timeless Pieces September 18, 2013 at 8:11 am

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