The Changing Seasons – December

As 2016 comes to a close here is my last submission for The Changing Seasons photo challenge.  It has been a pleasure participating in this challenge.  It helped me get out & take more photos.  As for 2017, I am not sure what my blog has in store just yet.  I plan to spend the…

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WPC – Retrospective

Retrospective is perfect for the Weekly Photo Challenge.  As I was editing my photos for this month’s Changing Season’s post, I was thinking it would be nice to do a post showcasing one photo from each month.  Then I check the photo challenge for this week and bam, perfect timing. At the beginning of 2016,…

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Travel Thursday – Chicago, IL

How is it possible I have never posted about this trip to Chicago or really looked through all of the photos I took?  I guess I thought I would eventually get around to it, but I never expected it to be 3.5 years later. During my son’s spring break in 2013, we decided to venture…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – New Horizon

  On the new horizon for me in 2017, continuing to read more books (currently 33 for 2016), more writing & “Living Well & Dying Consciously”.

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An in-home fall family session

It was a beautiful fall day and everyone was dressed in cute flannel shirts, ready to tackle their family photo session.  Little Isaac had grown so much in the last year.  Then he was only three months old.  Now at the age of one, he was on the move.  This would be challenging & fun…

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Relax

I realize it will be several months before I am able to do this again, but this is the ultimate in relaxation for me.  Not pictured, a good book & a glass of wine.  

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Simple Life Sunday – Our first year in the 100 acre woods

If you missed the last Simple Life Sunday post click here. Sounds like a title for a Winnie the Pooh story.  No bears here, but plenty of bees, now if only I could find that honey pot. This grand adventure happened quite by accident.  We had no intention of moving shortly after I left my…

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Changing Seasons – November

After working my Nikon hard during October, my camera took a break during the month of November.  I took less than 50 photos with my camera the entire month!  Leaving me with very little variety to share for this month’s installment of November. However, I took more with my phone & shared those on Instagram.…

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An Engagement Session with Ashley & Shane

Washington Township Park in Avon was absolutely beautiful the last weekend of October.  Fall leaves were at their peak & a lovely couple awaited their engagement session.  However, several hundred people were also in attendance that evening and that was unplanned.  Upon arrival, I soon discovered the Ghouls & Ghosts event was taking place in…

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