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Vera Beverley Vandermause was born on June 16th, 2011, she was 6lbs, 1 oz., 19 inches long. We are just IN LOVE with our little VV, and enjoying our precious time at home while I am recovering from my Cesarean Section.  All is healthy and happy, VV came 2 weeks early and the week before […]

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  • June 25, 2011 - 10:29 pm

    Michelle Geoffrey - Your daughter is an incredible gift from God. May He bless you and your beautiful family in all that you do.

  • June 25, 2011 - 10:41 pm

    Debbi Enter - She is ABSOLUTELY beautiful!!!
    What a blessing from God!!

  • June 25, 2011 - 11:46 pm

    Diana Cheek - Congrats Missy!!! She is adorable!!! I’m glad that you are both doing well :) Enjoy your time with your two kidoes!

  • June 26, 2011 - 6:02 am

    [email protected] - she is beautiful i love the bow and dress :)

  • June 27, 2011 - 2:15 pm

    Janine Jandrey - Greetings Greg, Missy, Brevin, and Vera !
    This is just a brief note to say hello and thank you for sending the e-mail and pictures. What a beautiful little girl! Wishing all of you our best wishes and God’s blessings! (Wish we could be out there to help babysit Brevin and Vera both!)Tim and Janine

  • June 27, 2011 - 3:14 pm

    Carolyn Bellizzi - Congrats!!! She is gorgeous little girl!!! You must be so happy to have a new addition to the family!!! Best Wishes from Dominick & Carolyn

  • June 28, 2011 - 2:37 am

    Scotta - Little VV is so Angelic! Can’t wait to hold her! Congratulations & God Bless!

  • July 1, 2011 - 5:13 pm

    Maria & Johnny - Congratulations to you & your Family! She is beautiful! I love her nickname, VV! Once again beautiful pictures as well! Congrats and God Bless you all! Best Wishes, Maria & Johnny :)

  • July 2, 2011 - 6:16 pm

    mary ann jagow - You both are blessed with another new life. Grandma and Grandpa Grams are waiting to come and see her and her brother. How blessed they are. Mary Ann and Stan Jagow (friends )

  • July 15, 2011 - 7:45 pm

    Kate - Congratulations Missy! So very excited for you, Greg, and Brevinn. Vera is absolutely perfect. I will have to make a CT trip soon so I can come and see how beautiful she is in person!!! She looks so sweet and little :)

  • July 15, 2011 - 7:47 pm

    Kate - Congratulations Missy! So very excited for you, Greg, and Brevin. Vera is absolutely perfect. I will have to make a CT trip soon so I can come and see how beautiful she is in person!!! She looks so sweet and little :)

  • July 27, 2011 - 10:16 pm

    Lisa Cour - Oh my! She is gorgeous…God IS good!! Congratulations. I can’t believe you did a wedding 9 months pregnant…props to you! Just stopped by to check out your style…I’d love to work with you sometime if it can happen. Sending you an email now…

  • August 26, 2011 - 4:38 pm

    bev grams - Missy, you have a wonderful family. We so enjoyed our days with Brevinn and Vera, of course you and Greg were fun too! Thank you for sharing your family with us. God bless you all. Grammy

  • August 26, 2011 - 9:29 pm

    [email protected] - Grammy….love you and thank you!!!!! ….Make sure to check out the latest session I posted…I mentioned you in it:)

I’m just SOOOOO unbelievably in love with these photographs, it’s been about a year since we had a session taken of our family, and what a perfect time to capture the growing family along with the growing belly!!!! Amy Trahant is a rock star and did an amazing job in some not so amazing weather […]

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  • July 28, 2011 - 11:24 pm

    Lisa - Congratuations!You have a lovely family.

Kate & Fred, where do I begin….Kate called me this January about her wedding on May 21st….14th that is, yes this awesome bride changed her wedding date for ME!!!! So cool, I just needed to share:)!!!! Meeting Kate and Fred has been such a blessing, to see their love and how much honest FUN they […]

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  • June 3, 2011 - 9:04 pm

    Kate - Missy, these are phenomenal. I am so thrilled about them, and SO glad I chose the 14th :) thank you, Amy, and Melissa so much for your amazingly talented work. I LOVE them!!!!

  • June 5, 2011 - 9:01 am

    Lynne (Kate's Mom) - The most amazing shots from the best photographer EVERrrrrrrr!!! Thank you Melissa for making the trip to Pa. I guess I’m prejudiced… but these fabulous photos brought tears to my eyes. Katie and Fred May you be this in love forever!!!

  • June 5, 2011 - 5:58 pm

    Maggie - These wedding photographs are fantastic! Absolutely beautiful!

  • June 5, 2011 - 11:52 pm

    Allison Potter - Omg I can’t wait to see every single picture because I love all of the pictures that I’ve seen so far. So amazing. Really!

  • June 6, 2011 - 8:19 am

    [email protected] - Thank you Lynne, I’m SO happy that they bring you joy:)!!!!!!!! And thank you for making us feel like family while we were there!!!!

  • June 6, 2011 - 8:28 am

    Pottttaahhhhhh (the maid of honnnnnnaahhhh) - OMG, I just watched the videos– couldn’t see them on my phone. Even. More. Amazing. LOVE the entire videos, as a whole, but the photos are priceless! Great job!

  • June 6, 2011 - 7:56 pm

    Kate - I’m so proud of my mum for figuring out how to leave a comment…and doing so before I even told her to leave one! Go Lynne! Missy, I keep watching the videos and I’m just plain at a loss for words. My Grandma waving, our first married kiss…you caught it all. Thank you so much!!!!!!

  • June 6, 2011 - 11:29 pm

    Melissa Arel - LOVE!!! So so happy I was able to be a part of their special day. Congrats Fred & Kate :) xoxo

  • June 7, 2011 - 11:25 am

    [email protected] - YEY Kate!!!! And I’m uber impressed with your mum’s computer skills as well…..and SOOOOOOOOOO happy you are happy!!!!!!!!!!!

  • June 7, 2011 - 1:00 pm

    C Matviya - Absolutely stunning and creative photos of the happy, happy occasion. Wonderful :)

  • June 7, 2011 - 5:39 pm

    Dawnie - Great work! I loved the pictures. I hope that you are happy forever, too. The rain held out for the most part and when it did rain it brought luck! Love, Mom!

  • June 7, 2011 - 10:00 pm

    Brian - Great Day and great pics to help remember!

  • June 8, 2011 - 12:58 am

    CINDY BAILEY - I Love the pictures Kate & Fred.The photographer did an awesome job capturing the Love you have for each other and the Fun you have together. I hope you two are happy together forever.

  • June 9, 2011 - 11:27 am

    Caitlyn - Missy these pics are beautiful!! I LOVED her dress, flowers, bridesmaids dresses and the venue!! Looks like a perfect wedding!!

  • June 9, 2011 - 5:10 pm

    SJ - These are brilliant! You’ve captured their wonderful day with wonderful photos! Can’t wait to see the rest!