Some of you might remember that I used to participate in the 365 Project. For about 3 years I attempted to take at least one picture every day, in an attempt to better my photography skills via repetition and inspiration. It totally worked. Aside from the peer pressure to take more pictures, I got to know a lot of photographers really well and was inspired … Continue reading Tackling 365 Again.
With tomorrow being Halloween I thought it would be fun to go through pictures from the kids’ Halloween past. Fun for me at least. This task proved harder than I expected because ALL of my 2009 October pictures had literally vanished from my computer – no idea why. And in my 2010 October folder I found no pictures of BB’s costume at all. Luckily I … Continue reading tbt: Halloween through the ages.
I’m back with six more “old school blogging” style questions that I borrowed nicely from Krystyn @ Really, Are You Serious? They dwell mostly in the categories of marriage and family life. Wanna play along? Tell me your answers in the comments below or leave me a link to your blog if you post them there. 1. How did your husband pop the big question? The … Continue reading Old School Blogging, Vol. 2
I owe a major thank you to the friend who said, “Oh if you are driving through Southern Illinois, make sure you stop in Metropolis.” You mean like Superman, Metropolis? Like that’s a real place? She assured me it was quite real and gave me the skinny that I’m going to give you now. Metropolis Illinois is a small town in southern Illinois that loves … Continue reading Visiting Metropolis: Home of Superman
My daughter is obsessed with this necklace which belongs to a good friend of ours who always lets her wear it while we meet up for coffee or a walk. The lighting was very much working against me at the coffee shop this morning but I tried to make it look intentional. I ca’t decide if I like it or if I think it looks … Continue reading Bling.
For more wordless fun check out Wordless Wednesday and 5 Minutes For Mom! (For less wordless fun, make sure you are hovering over each picture!) Continue reading WW: Little Ladybugs
About the Acronyms: MM = My Monkey BB = Baby Blueberry GG = Great Grandma WW = Wordless Wednesday (click here or here for more!) Continue reading WW: MM and BB with their GG
This week’s theme for the I Heart Faces photo contest is a little bit different – the focus is on FEET which is about as far away from the face as you can get, but still so fun! I just took a picture earlier this month of MM’s adorable feet which is pretty convenient as it’s not something I capture frequently, though I’m always trying … Continue reading i ❤ faces: and feet