Micaela + John | Connecticut Wedding
Micaela and John were married at The Barns at Wesleyan Hills on a bright sunny day. It was an incredible location! Micaela was a stunning bride who radiated with love and excitement. John teared up when he saw Micaela walking down the aisle. He described the moment as "incredibly powerful." Here are some of our favorite photos from their special day: Vendors: Dress: Maggie Sottero from The Wedding Embassy in Oakville, CT. Florist: Bride - Flowers from Fifty Flowers Wedding Planner / Coordinator: Lindsay Shea from The Connecticut Wedding Group Ceremony & Reception Venue: T ...
Baby Zachary! | Yale/New Haven Hospital | New Haven, CT
This post is long overdue but it is our pleasure to formally announce the birth of our second son, Zachary! Born on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 22.5 inches long and 9lbs 15.4oz. He is the perfect addition to our little family. The birth went relatively smooth, but took a small and unexpected turn. After Larrisa labored all weekend like a champ the doctor informed us that he was just too big to come out to old fashioned way. So he was ultimately born via C-section. We learned once again that parenting (especially births) never goes quite as planned. Nevertheless, we are so thankful he is here and healthy! Today, he is just over 7 weeks old ...
Commencement 2016 | Yale Divinity School | New Haven, CT
For years I dreamed of attending Yale to earn a Masters degree in Religion. Two and a half years ago, on a whim, I decided to submit my application to Yale Divinity School and see what might happen. In February 2014 Larrisa and I had our first son, Aiden, and soon after I learned that I had been accepted to attend my dream school. At the time it seemed like it would be impossible for us to attend. Tuition for two years of graduate school was over $40,000 and that didn't include living costs. I thought it was going to be impossible. But Larrisa told me we could do it. In fact, if I remember right, she said "we are going!" After being awarded s ...