I love my kids. And I love to capture their individual ‘beauty’ whenever I get the chance. I like to get right up in their grill and either try to just leave well enough alone, wanting to capture the simplicity of the moment… or do something silly to get a reaction. I took all these close-ups at the beach, where… Read More
I spent a good bit of the month of July taking pictures: pictures of my kiddos, pictures of our time on the road, the places we went, the people we saw. But secretly, I longed to get a family picture, a really good family picture, to represent our summer together. It didn’t happen. But I did get a picture I… Read More
Okay, we weren’t really up on Ol’ Smoky, but I can’t remember the actual name of the mountain we climbed. So Ol’ Smoky it will be. It was a beautiful day, nice and cool. Which equals good for doing something that might cause sweating. ‘Cuz I don’t like to sweat any more than absolutely necessary. We were well prepared, as… Read More
the sport or activity of traveling in or paddling a canoe.
I admit it. I was bored. In fact, I was so bored, I pulled my camera out and started snapping pictures. Since I was following, I didn’t have to look out for road signs and the trip was almost all highway, so it made this level of multi-tasking possible. The drive took a total of 14 hours. It was supposed… Read More
Geesh. Is it Halloween already? Clearly, I am ill-prepared, or I would be greedily anticipating the boatload of candy that will soon descend upon our household. Currently I have three Halloween costumes ready to go. And I need six. And of the three that I have, two of them were purchased at Old Navy, weeks ago on sale, in anticipation… Read More
On Saturday I drove up to Atlanta to spend the day with my girl. Well, my biggest girl. She had invited me up to see a musical that was playing at her school on Saturday night and I decided to go up early so we could have lunch and shop a bit before the show. We had the best time… Read More
I am so proud of my biggest girl, Tori. She was inducted into the National Honor Society the other night. I have always heard such horror stories about teens and I waited and waited for her to hit that miserably difficult stage. Well, I’m still waiting and she’s a wonderful kid. And smart. And loving. And beautiful…