My Life Parenting

She’s Expressive

She's expressive.

Eleanor was looking so ridiculously cute in her pink headband (a gift from Kenzie Poo) that I wanted to snap a quick photo. I’ve been meaning to capture the faces she makes for quite some time though (inspired by this), and I caught so many great expressions that I just had to share them.


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  • Beth H
    November 21, 2009 at 10:48 pm

    oh my gosh! that is too cute – so many expressions!

  • casey
    November 21, 2009 at 11:00 pm

    oh my… that picture is SO CUTE! expecting a boy in 4 weeks, and can’t wait till he makes faces too!

  • Rachel
    November 21, 2009 at 11:13 pm

    Adorable! I love your blog and your daughter is just precious. Keep up the good work.

  • Marissa
    November 21, 2009 at 11:22 pm

    Oh my, too cute.

  • Sharla
    November 21, 2009 at 11:31 pm

    She is just too cute!

  • Lucila
    November 21, 2009 at 11:37 pm

    How cute! She looks a lot you. Congrats. Regards from Brasil.

  • Elizabeth
    November 21, 2009 at 11:40 pm

    Hee hee, totally adorable. Just wait until she has words to go with those faces… she is gonna be a sassy one!

  • Kristy
    November 22, 2009 at 12:20 am

    i don’t normally comment on blogs…but HOLY CUTE!!! hahah…i LOVE this!

  • jbhat
    November 22, 2009 at 12:21 am

    Wow, so sweet with those naturally rosy lips! What a doll she is.


  • jbax
    November 22, 2009 at 12:30 am

    Too cute for words!!!

  • CitricSugar
    November 22, 2009 at 12:50 am

    Be-still my heart – she is too sweet!!

  • Blondie
    November 22, 2009 at 1:08 am

    So girly, so adorable, so expressive, so precious, the collage is suitable for framing!

  • paty
    November 22, 2009 at 1:19 am

    she is so adorable!

  • Live a Colorful Life
    November 22, 2009 at 1:51 am

    She is totally cute. And I agree, when she starts adding words to those expressions–watch out!

  • Jules
    November 22, 2009 at 2:09 am

    Ridiculously sweet. :)

  • Audrie
    November 22, 2009 at 2:27 am

    She’s just painfully cute! Her little faces are just too cute hehe Btw you’re lucky she’s okay with a pink headband on her head! My niece rips anything on her head right off lol

  • Bethany
    November 22, 2009 at 3:39 am

    Lovin’ the top right… CUTE as heck… :)

  • Barb F (Australia)
    November 22, 2009 at 4:06 am

    Oh god! The cuteness!

  • Catherine
    November 22, 2009 at 5:16 am

    unbelievably cute!!

  • Samantha
    November 22, 2009 at 7:19 am

    Thats so cute! I’m surprised Eleanor kept it on long enougth for you to get a snap, my daughter always use to pull head bands off.

  • Absharina
    November 22, 2009 at 7:43 am

    Super adorable-y cute!! Love the middle left :)

  • Kenziepoo
    November 22, 2009 at 7:52 am

    Love all of her expressions!! She is so adorable! :) Thanks for the mention!

  • Brandie
    November 22, 2009 at 9:08 am

    She is absolutely darling!

  • Kiona
    November 22, 2009 at 9:16 am

    That’s so funny. I have a collage of images JUST like that, with about 21 totally different expressions of Nolan when he was about 9 months old. We have it on the wall (he is 6 now) and I still crack up every time I look at it, and it is especially funny to see his expressions of today already reflected in that series.
    Also, I want to take a bite out of Eleanor’s deliciously chunky thighs.

  • Sarah
    November 22, 2009 at 9:23 am

    Love it! I did a photo shoot with my son like this – capturing his many faces.

  • Simone
    November 22, 2009 at 9:51 am

    Honestly, this is just precious. Absolutely amazing!

  • Shannon
    November 22, 2009 at 9:55 am

    SO incredibly cute. That just made my day! Thanks for sharing!

  • Rebecca
    November 22, 2009 at 10:04 am

    Edible. what a cutie pie.

  • sophie
    November 22, 2009 at 10:10 am

    Oh my goodness! What a DOLL!!!!

  • Amanda Nicole
    November 22, 2009 at 11:07 am

    Definitely expressive! These are great photos, and lookit those roly poly legs! Sweet.

  • Jessica @ {Black.White.Yellow.}
    November 22, 2009 at 11:34 am

    Oh she is so cute…those little red lips kill me.

  • Melissa
    November 22, 2009 at 11:48 am

    What a cute idea, she’s so adorable!

  • B
    November 22, 2009 at 1:40 pm


  • Sandy
    November 22, 2009 at 1:41 pm

    These pics are adorable! She is growing too quickly.

  • Nem
    November 22, 2009 at 1:52 pm

    So cute! :)

  • Emmie
    November 22, 2009 at 3:01 pm

    Priceless! What a happy baby!

  • pennyrounds
    November 22, 2009 at 3:08 pm

    I adore this!! I especially love the surprised face on the left!!

  • Alyssa
    November 22, 2009 at 3:09 pm

    She is absolutely beautiful! And I usually think babies are boring and prefer dogs. Congrats she is adorable :)

  • Elizbeth K
    November 22, 2009 at 3:44 pm

    Those are some seriously cute faces!

  • down pillow
    November 22, 2009 at 5:21 pm

    She’s such a cutie pie!!! Thanks for sharing :)

  • Charla @ For the Sake of Time
    November 22, 2009 at 6:48 pm

    What a cute little cupcake! Her eyes tell such stories. How blessed you are to have her. Thanks for sharing


  • Clarity
    November 22, 2009 at 8:08 pm

    omg so cute. Made me smile today.

  • Cherish@My Cup of Tea
    November 22, 2009 at 8:10 pm

    Oh my goodness, I love the last one. And I LOVE the headband!!

  • wanderluster
    November 22, 2009 at 8:39 pm

    Eleanor is adorable! Don’t you love babies this age? You can start to see their little personalities peeking through.

  • Miss B
    November 22, 2009 at 10:13 pm

    These are too sweet, she is turning into a little girl before our eyes!

  • megan
    November 22, 2009 at 11:13 pm

    yep, it’s official, you could be a professional photographer too!

    you’re little one is too cute!

  • meta
    November 23, 2009 at 1:54 am

    she’s soooo cute! I made these kind of pics as well and ended up using 3 of them as our Christmas card! Everyone loved it!

  • Natasa
    November 23, 2009 at 2:13 am

    She is soooo cute, adorable!

  • Crystal
    November 23, 2009 at 9:04 am

    Too Cute!!!

  • amyks
    November 23, 2009 at 9:50 am

    oh my lord, is she ever cute!

  • Down and Out Chic
    November 23, 2009 at 11:36 am

    she’s a doll! how adorable and this definitely puts a smile on my face.

  • Nuit
    November 23, 2009 at 11:43 am

    Eleanor is such a doll! this made my day :) babies are a true blessing…

  • Nicole
    November 23, 2009 at 12:06 pm

    Oh my goodness… what a cutie pie!! Thanks so much for sharing… she is adorable!

  • Sheena Miller
    November 23, 2009 at 12:12 pm

    Oh my heavens, she’s adorable!

  • Laurie
    November 23, 2009 at 1:10 pm

    My favorites are photo 3 and 4! You’re going to be in trouble with those pretty eyes mom and day!

  • Hänni
    November 23, 2009 at 2:19 pm

    Fun montage. Eleanor is such a doll!

  • anne
    November 23, 2009 at 3:18 pm

    So so sweet! What an adorable little baby girl.

  • anna j.
    November 23, 2009 at 4:21 pm

    oh my gosh… are these for real?! too stinkin’ cute i tell ya!!

  • lindsay
    November 23, 2009 at 4:57 pm

    she is so sweet. I love the middle pic. I feel like that’s the look I have on my face most of the time, though she wears it much better than I!

  • Alexis
    November 23, 2009 at 7:11 pm

    This would make an adorable Holiday card :)

  • Katie
    November 23, 2009 at 10:59 pm

    Love them! You should use one of them for your Christmas card!

  • Marissa
    November 24, 2009 at 12:11 am

    oh my gosh she’s so cute, I love seeing them all next to each other

  • Tonya Rader
    November 24, 2009 at 12:43 am

    She’s sooo adorable!!!1 Luvs it. :)

  • Laura Gaskill
    November 24, 2009 at 8:00 am

    Oh my goodness! Had to leave my two cents:

    I think it would be so cool to print this collage of Eleanor (BIG!) and frame it.

    Really nice work – from you *and* Eleanor! :D

  • Katie
    November 24, 2009 at 2:25 pm

    Oh my gosh, the bottom-right is my favorite. So sweet, you’re so lucky you’re good at photographing these moments yourself.

  • MsNkRey
    November 24, 2009 at 8:35 pm

    I am more of a lurker than a commenter but I just had to say how cute that baby girl of yours is!

  • Mrs Soup
    November 25, 2009 at 12:39 pm

    That is so adorable! What a great collage idea too….I need to do that as well!

  • priscilla
    November 27, 2009 at 7:38 pm

    You need to make this a calender.

  • Barbara , Salem, NH
    November 28, 2009 at 1:42 pm

    She sure is a cutie! Enjoy every minuet before long she’ll be all grown up !

  • felicia
    November 28, 2009 at 9:48 pm

    She is precious! My baby girl just turned 5 months and people laugh all the time at all of the faces she makes. I would love to do this…Any tips for getting all of the expressions?

  • Pixie
    November 29, 2009 at 11:11 am

    Adorable! Love the pink and red and the cutie patootie faces.

  • Kristen
    December 1, 2009 at 10:59 pm

    OMG! You really got some great photos! She’s adorable and I love all her expressions.

  • Lonnie
    December 5, 2009 at 5:17 pm

    She is absolutely keel-over from cute!
    my gosh.

  • Melanie
    December 10, 2009 at 2:14 pm

    Catching up on your blog… yes definitely the center pic has me belly laughing.

  • robin
    December 13, 2009 at 3:33 am

    oh my gosh…. how cute and what a beautiful photo! i would LOVE to know the photoshop tricks used… absolutely stunning results.

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