{329 to 331/365} giving thanks

This week has been all about giving thanks in various forms, with a little holiday decorating thrown in for fun. Little Man’s teacher asked all the parents to secretly write letters to their 1st grader. She distributed them to students today following their Thanksgiving performance of “A Native American Welcome.” (Of course, I grabbed pictures […]

{324 to 328/365} arizona

Our trip to join family in Arizona to surprise Grammy for her 70th birthday went off without a hitch! Grammy was completely surprised and the cousins had so much fun spending time together. I only managed to capture a few images along the way, but we’re still talking about all the fun that was had. […]

{323/365} bobcat ceremony

So proud of my hubby and little man. On Tuesday, we all went to the Cub Scouts pack meeting, for it was a big night — the Bobcat Ceremony. There’s a whole lotta chaos, but it was sure fun. I mean, in addition to the big ceremony, which came at the end of the evening, […]

{321 and 322/365} love and needle work

I spent part of my day yesterday photographing friends at Olympic Sculpture Park. We chose the location because it was raining. But when we got there, the sun couldn’t be any brighter. Instead of rain, we were dealing with harsh light and some crazy wind. But I love this one of the two of them. […]

{319 and 320/365} fine art

It’s not often that I actually print my photographs. I think I might have a fear of commitment when it comes to my work. Well, I recently committed to donating one of my fine art images to a local charity auction, which meant I actually needed to print something. I picked a black and white […]

{317/365} holiday books

Visited our local library after school today to pick out a bunch of holiday stories for what we hope will become a new tradition. Starting Dec. 1, we will be counting down the 25 days of Christmas with a different holiday story each night, ending on the 24th with ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.” The […]

{292+/365} More randomness

Still catching up on images from our October. Boy, once I get behind, this thing becomes a beast!! Here are seven more days — though in no chronological order. I think it’s days 292, 294-7, 302 and 305. Fall leaves with my LensBaby (double glass optic).Getting ready for Halloween with a little paint.All four kiddos […]

{287-291/365} October randomness

Wow, I am so behind on blogging my 365 images. October was so busy, it passed me by in the blink of an eye. Trying to get caught up. A local favorite.Butterflies and flowers.Macro mushroom.Fiery mushroom. This was one of the most unique mushrooms I have ever seen in the woods. It was so vibrant […]