That Extra Special Visit

Have I told you about my Mom? Former beauty queen, best preschool teacher in all of Oklahoma (in the 1980’s), former dog breeder of champion bloodhounds, super fun and carefree (although very strict… Continue reading

Room to Bounce

In March, we took the girls to Oklahoma to visit my mom for her 72nd Birthday. It’s not a far trip (only about 3 hours) and we usually make a day out of… Continue reading

The Peeks and Boos of Averey at Nine Months Old

Nine months old. I’ll let that sink in a bit. Yeah. Hard to believe, isn’t it? This girl is in flirting distance of her ONE YEAR Birthday. What?! She is on the brink… Continue reading

Spilt-Second Love Story

Family in town. Pre-wedding dinners. Pre-wedding jitters. All the plans, appointments, and schedules. All of it coming together. All because two people fell in love. In a spilt-second that love captured for all… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Twist

Oh, the joys and excitement of field day at school. It marks a day of celebration. No schoolwork! No books! A day that sings of Summer and the freedom of summer. In fact,… Continue reading

A Summer in the Arts

One of my favorite hang-outs The Arlington Museum of Art hosted their very first photography contest. Aptly named, the “Image as Art Photo Contest: The Landscape”. The contest allowed entries for a fee… Continue reading

Her First Mother’s Day

I remember my first Mother’s Day. My daughter had just been born. A soft and tiny miracle. I inhaled her fresh baby scent and enjoyed being a Mom for the first time; a… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: On the Move

WordPress has challenged us yet again. The theme this week is “On the Move” . Movement is life (I think I am quoting World War Z?). But truly, movement is exciting and thrilling.… Continue reading