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Moses Gets a Haircut

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Last year I took Moses to get his first real haircut at a classic barbershop. (His first actual haircut was a buzz given without my permission by my brother who was babysitting him–but that is another story!) I brought my friend Aubrey Trinnaman along who photographed the whole thing. It’s just a small thing but I’m so happy to have these photos to document the little rites of passage. Plus the chops on the barber are pretty amazing. You can see more pictures right here.

I’m partnering with Federated Media to host a little contest on Flickr where you could win a $500 gift certificate to Best Buy. All you have to do is upload a photo to Flickr that captures a family memory. Then make sure the photo is tagged public so we can see it and then add the tag: #CapturedPhotoContest_OhHappyDay You can find the official contest rules right here. The contest ends on December 24th, and you can enter up to five photos! I love the submissions so far, if you want to check them out you can see them right here.

  1. Erica

    December 8, 2011

    I love the look on his face in that second photo. Priceless!

  2. meesch

    December 8, 2011

    oh my gosh these photos are too cute! his facial expressions are priceless!

    -meesch
    http://www.aperfectkindofday.com

  3. Lindsey

    December 8, 2011

    These photos are painfully cute. Yay Moses!

  4. cowroad

    December 8, 2011

    What classic pictures and just look at the handlebars on the hairdresser! :-)

  5. Melissa // thefauxmartha

    December 8, 2011

    These pictures are great! As are the curls coming out of the barber’s beard.

  6. tonia conger

    December 8, 2011

    My mom gave Clementine her first bath at home and I captured some adorable photos with my phone. My mom’s hands. Her jade ring. And Clemmy’s tiny 4-pound body.
    Moses is sure a handsome boy!

  7. Moriah

    December 8, 2011

    So adorable! My sons hair is curly too, totally love it! That face is the sweetest!

  8. rhiannon

    December 8, 2011

    oh my! these photos are SO adorable!

    http://www.modernsuburbanites.blogspot.com

  9. Kacie

    December 8, 2011

    That last photo is so great. What a little monkey! He is so sweet!

    Kacie
    http://www.acollectionofpassions.com/

  10. Leen

    December 8, 2011

    Oh My, he is soo cute! These pictuers are just gorgeous! a moment to treasure! :-)

  11. elaine

    December 8, 2011

    so cute!

  12. Catey

    December 8, 2011

    This boy is so cute. Aubry takes great pictures. That last one is a super sweet mommy + baby one.

  13. love+cupcakes

    December 8, 2011

    Beautiful pictures! Such a lovely way to preserve this memory. Moses is a cutie pie!

  14. chandra ~ oh lovely day

    December 8, 2011

    as a momma myself I’m mortified at what your brother did (although I can totally see my own brother doing that too!) and completely loving that you documented your kiddo’s first real haircut. my Charlie is 1 and still has some time, but I’m so inspired by this I’m going to do the same when his time comes! thanks for sharing :)

  15. katie {the parsley thief}

    December 8, 2011

    my goodness. that little boy is ridiculously cute!! being a mother of two, i’m a sucker for little boys – especially with curly locks. when my boy’s hair gets so shaggy that it’s in desperate need of a trim I always go hesitantly because as handsome + grown up as they look with their new do’s it’s so hard to say goodbye to the baby boyish curls!

  16. Annick Gaudreault

    December 9, 2011

    What a nice little boy!!

  17. Deepa

    December 9, 2011

    I love how his expression changes from slightly freaked to totally chuffed. So precious!

  18. whoorl

    December 9, 2011

    Oh, my! What an adorable smile.

  19. Rosie

    December 9, 2011

    Oh, I love that proud big-boy face in the last picture!

  20. Jessica

    December 9, 2011

    Love these shots! I would love to know what camera you use.

  21. Supal {chevrons and eclairs}

    December 10, 2011

    oh goodness, what a CUTIE!! Love the smile at the end. He’s going to be a heartbreaker

  22. Kate

    December 11, 2011

    Oh, his expression in the second and final photos are amazing! What great emotions to capture!

  23. Erin

    December 12, 2011

    Jordan, this is the most adorable post ever. I just LOVE Moses’ angel curls.

  24. katie c

    December 14, 2011

    such a cute series of moses. haircuts with kids are so fun and cute. love it!

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