The Story Behind The Christmas Card

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There has been a family picture on our Christmas card for the past three years and that was the plan for this year as well. Coordinating outfits were selected, a location was determined and the weather was simply perfect. It was a lovely November afternoon and everything was perfect until Scott woke up sick . . . → Read More: The Story Behind The Christmas Card

2014 Family Photos

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A few weeks ago we met our friend Michelle at a local park to take new family photos. We lucked out with a rare day of sunshine and warmer temperatures so we were able to reward smiles with a trip to the playground after photos.

This picture of the boys is one of my new . . . → Read More: 2014 Family Photos

Sometimes a Christmas Card is Just a Christmas Card

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Every year I come up with ideas for a Christmas card picture and most years I resort to a last minute plan B. In 2006 I decorated a small tree outside and tried to take Juliana’s picture – they all look like this as she is walking away from the tree toward me. Looking back I . . . → Read More: Sometimes a Christmas Card is Just a Christmas Card

Thank You and a Few More Pictures from Saturday

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Thank you so much for the comments on yesterday’s blog post. I don’t talk about that time period with anyone so it was not easy to put it out there for the whole world to see. Throughout the day today I heard from people I went to high school and college with, people who . . . → Read More: Thank You and a Few More Pictures from Saturday

Christmas Card Pictures

Here is the official Christmas card picture and a few others from that photo shoot. She started out by yelling “No Camera Mommy!” and it didn’t get much better. I recommended that she dance at one point hoping for a smile in the process but only got some silly pictures. I gave her fruit . . . → Read More: Christmas Card Pictures