Monthly Archives: March 2011


I’m sure I haven’t said this before, but I’m LOVING my online photography class! (Thanks Elizabeth E. for the recommendation!)  This week we are learning about focus.  I use “focus recompose” 99% of the time, and you know what they … Continue reading

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So yesterday was a tough day, with the boys on “Alternate Schedule” so I could tend to a feverish baby with an ear infection.  I was about as pleasant as Parker was, so I was more than happy to try … Continue reading

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Summer cleaning:  Today is 9 August 2015 and I’m doing a general update of my blog and moving some things around. I no longer want a tab at the top about photography, but don’t necessarily want that page lost forever, … Continue reading

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I love continuity.  It’s one reason I’ve stuck with Shutterfly for so long.  I started uploading photos to Shutterfly in 2006 and can’t imagine switching.  Add to the desire for continuity the fact that the product is fantastic and the … Continue reading

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>Mario, Luigi, and Bailey

> If you have known me any time at all, you know I have an irrational love of cake. The taste and smell, of course. But also, a the look of cake. And I especially love PRETTY cakes that TASTE … Continue reading

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>The Advocate

> So, the time has come to transition from the new baby seat to one that will grow with him. This milestone occurred much later for Parker than for any of my other babies, that’s for sure. At only 18 … Continue reading

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>The way to see England…

> My dream finally came true. I got to see England! I am so excited about the memories we made and the fun we had. We’ve been home less than a week and I’ve already made and ordered my Shutterfly … Continue reading

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>I’m ONE!


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>Ten on Ten : March 2011

> Today I am taking a new challenge. a photo challenge. it’s called TenOnTen and the idea is by the blogger of a bit of sunshine… The goal is to take a photo an hour for ten consecutive hours. Finding … Continue reading

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>"Are you ONE?"

> My sweet baby has learned a trick. When I ask, “Are you ONE?” he raises one finger. We’ve been practicing for a few weeks and I think it is absolutely adorable! Below is a cute clip of him trying … Continue reading

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