Mary Taylor’s granddaughters are magic. And this isn’t all of them. We’re missing four more and I’m not sure your internet could handle it.
My younger cousin got married this weekend, and well, she was glowing. I love weddings because it always serves as a reminder that love is present and so dang beautiful!
It’s weird to me to see my ‘baby’ cousin as a grown-up. I mean, just last year she was born, and I was mesmerized at the fact that my aunt was now a mommy. Once she started walking she would make her way up to our apartment to hang out with us. We’ve seen her graduate from 8th grade, high school, and college. Now she’s adding another hat to her head – as wife, and she entered into that realm in pure glory.
Just look at her.
She was absolutely radiant.
It was a sight to behold.
I’m also partial because she is an October bride, and I feel like October brides are the best brides in general.
Let’s talk about this Black Girl Magic though.
We all know that celebration of our skin tones has been HEAVY lately, and for good reason. Because we aren’t celebrated enough. The different tones of melanin just let me know that we are a force to be reckoned with. All different shades, and hues, and gorgeousness. It was an honor to be able to be in the photo. I’m just saying.
One thing that I can appreciate about our family is that we ALL know we’re cute. Every. Single. One. Of. Us. I mean, check out HER mother and MY mother (Mor Mor Baby)
However, on THIS HERE DAY?! My cousin was crowned the cutest of them all, and we were just her backup.
Many congrats to her and her brand new husband. I hope that they enjoy all of this love that is floating around, and hold fast to it as they add to the years that they are together.
Apparently, this Sunday was the day of weddings too. There were celebrations all up and through my Facebook newsfeed. Congrats to all of the new couples! From our Houseful to yours!
Beautiful, all those lovely smiles! Hmm these October weddings…weren’t we just babysitting our younger cousins a minute ago???
What a beautiful occasion and fabulous bride! Everybody looks wonderful. Congratulations to her!
Love this! A set of beautiful women for a beautiful event…. Thanks for sharing all of the beautiful smiles!
Sapphire Kharyzma says
What an amazingly beautiful post! Congrats to your cousin. She looks stunning!
Beautiful! Congrats to the newly-wedded couple may they have a lifetime of happiness.
You all are certainly stunning. The Black girl magic was set on high for that wedding!
I loved these pictures! You can feel the love and happiness of the day.
Beautiful Pictures!!!! Beautiful Black Women!!! Congratulations to your cousin!!
Mimi Green says
I love weddings, they are great for a sucker of love such as myself. I see you gals showing off that melanin.
Congratulations to your cousin! Everyone looked beautiful!
Valerie Robinson says
This is just beautiful! I love the photos and the display of family, sisterhood and black girl magic!
You have a beautiful family. I agree that weddings are a reminder of the possibility and realness of love. Thanks for sharing.
Aw, how beautiful! Congrats to her! You are all serving black girl magic and I love it.