{10 on 10} July

This month’s Ten on Ten (10 photos posted on the 10th of the month) is a fairly random selection from our Fourth of July holiday weekend. Garden harvest Community fireworks Late night drive home Removing her “make-up” First experience with sparklers Dale – our weekend visitor Waterfront view Backyard beauty I hope you’ll head on […]

{10 on 10} February

Our Saturday, February 1, the day prior to SuperBowl Sunday: play date for Little Miss, Pinewood Derby car weigh-in, Subway lunch, local Lego building event, and night shooting on Alki beach to capture some of the Seahawks 12th Man spirit in the Seattle skyline. I hope you’ll continue through the blog circle to see some […]

{339 and 340/365} nails and community fun

Days 5 and 6 of our countdown! Yesterday we painted festive nails — candy cane stripes and gold stars on pink! Tonight we bundled up and enjoyed lots of fun at the Sammamish Tree Lighting Ceremony. The kiddos got to chat with Santa and Princess Merry, decorate cookies, get their faces painted, play games and […]

{335/365} let the countdown begin!

I can hardly believe it is here! With daily surprises in the advent calendar, the countdown to Christmas is almost as much fun as Christmas itself in our house. In the past, our advent calendar has been filled with trinkets, small presents and a few coveted pieces of candy. This year, we changed things up […]

{Monthly Challenge} creating drama with light

I love this time of year and the holiday season. All the decorations made a perfect subject for this month’s photography challenge. Please continue on through the blog circle, starting with Lisa Jones, to see her take on this month’s challenge. Make sure to come back and visit this same time next month for our […]

{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 […]

{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 […]