About a year ago I offered to take newborn photos of my BFF's first grand girl. The hospital's photographer didn't do a very good job and the new Mama was upset. Little did I realize I would completely fall in love with capturing this sweet girl's first year of life. Family photographs are so important. … Continue reading Sweet cherished memories
Well, I'm late to the party this month. If you are in the US, I hope you had a wonderfully blessed Thanksgiving. It seemed like I ate my way through November, but forgot to take photos for much of it. But, here's what I did manage to get for PJ's theme this month....Whatcha Eatin'? Whatcha Eatin'? … Continue reading November Photo Challenge: Whatcha eatin’?
I have come to regard November as the older, harder man's October. I appreciate the early darkness and cooler temperatures. It puts my mind in a different place than October. It is a month for a quieter, slightly more subdued celebration of summer's death as winter tightens its grip. ~Henry Rollins October has put away … Continue reading Quieter and slightly subdued
Grandmothers are just antique little girls. ~Author unknown Grandmas never run out of hugs or cookies. ~Author unknown Few things are more delightful than grandchildren fighting over your lap. ~Doug Larson I don’t intentionally spoil my grandkids. It’s just that correcting them often takes more energy than I have left. ~Gene Perret When Twix asked … Continue reading Scrunching and Bunching
Recently, Entrepreneur and I ran away for a few days of R&R to the Ozark hill country of Branson. We had some RCI points to use up before the end of the year so we wanted to try a new resort we'd not been to yet. I anticipated a few days of relaxation sitting on … Continue reading Thankful to be home
Last summer, while on the way back from a day trip to St. Louis, Entrepreneur and I detoured through Wentzville, Missouri, the town where my dad was born and my grandmother lived the majority of her adult life as a widow. Her name was Laura, and she was a short, stout German woman who was … Continue reading Strolling Down Memory Lane
October 2019 is on the books and it's time once again for PJ's photo challenge. This month's prompt was Liquid. We had various forms of liquid from the sky this month, but the worst is probably yet to come. I'm a day late, but yesterday, being Halloween, I was crazy busy with grand girl stuff … Continue reading October Photo Challenge: Liquid