Category Archive: pictures

May 17

Photography by Everett

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Last weekend, we went to the zoo.   Everett (age 9 at the time of this writing) asked me if he could take a picture.  I handed him the camera and asked if he wanted to be the official photographer for the day.  I shared some of my – limited – tips on using the camera, …

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May 06

{this moment}

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. For more moments, visit SouleMama

Mar 19

Another Lesson Learned

I took Driver’s Ed when I was 16. I remember: ~Andrew, the guy I sat beside, flirted with, became friends with, and eventually dated (I would later break up with him because I met my now-husband) ~Lisa, the girl who could turn just about anyone’s words into an innuendo, and frequently did so ~The day …

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Feb 26

Tiny Paxton

Second full day of their visit. My favorite place … the middle of the desert. Off-roading. Exploring. Appreciating.

Feb 25

{this moment}

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. Inspired by Soule Mama

Feb 18

{this moment}

{this moment} – A Friday ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor and remember. Inspired by Soule Mama

Jan 25

The Ladies In My Backyard

I’ve always been afraid of birds. They’re unpredictable, and they flutter and fly and dive-bomb. And to be fair, birds never really seemed to like me either. I was attacked by a rooster once as a kid, and by a pheasant that flew out of the woods when I was walking home from the bus …

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Jan 15

Get Ready

…for a whole lotta pictures, because I got a new camera! We decided to go the Canon route this time, and after a somewhat strange and definitely interesting Craigslist encounter, bought a like-new Rebel XS, and an 18-200 lens. I LOVE this camera. I can’t wait to sit down with the manual and really figure …

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Jan 06

On My Phone

Suddenly being camera-less and laptop-less has made me more fully embrace the picture and computing capabilities of my phone, such that they are. I was looking through the 500+ pictures in my phone’s gallery, and I realized how many I snapped over the past few months that had never been shared. And really, what’s the …

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Aug 29

Snapshots

Sleep has been eluding me again, which makes me 1) way too introspective, and 2) a little bit… well, crazy. I can’t be held responsible for anything I say (or blog) while in that state, so just to be safe, behold some highlights from the past few weeks in PICTURES: Everett’s homemade duct tape wallet: …

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