Owen Lee Rott, born December 6. Weighed in at 7lbs, 11oz. A lot has happened since I last updated. We had a baby. We had Thanksgiving. We had Christmas. And we had New Years. And another Christmas with my husband’s family. It’s been busy, to say the least. Things are finally beginning to slow down. Read more about A baby.[…]
My mother’s side of the family has been working to sort thru some of my grandma’s belongings, as she is living in an assisted living home and my uncle and his wife are moving into her old house. Lucky me, I got dibs on an old chest that she had. It is a beautiful piece Read more about A new hope chest.[…]
This was my Christmas present. Pretty pumped about it. Although, there seems to be one flaw with it: it takes WAY too many pictures! Seriously. It doesn’t stop. I have no control over it. The shutter button has a mind of its own. Okay, for real – it is way too much fun to take Read more about Merry Christmas to me. And Walgreens.[…]
It’s cold outside. Have you noticed?!?! Why is it that when we grow up, we lose the desire to go outside and play in the snow? Must be due to the fact that we are just smarter now, and aware that warmth inside is so much more comfortable… Even though it’s against my better judgement Read more about Snow day.[…]
I took an introductory photography class today. Called Roots. Put on by the wonderful photographers at Gingeroot Studios. (You may remember that name – they took our family photos last year when I was still pregnant.) It was a great class for a beginner like me and I got everything out of it that I Read more about Roots.[…]
I fill my camera. And then I fill my back-up memory card. And then I fill my hard drive. And now my back-up drive is full. Plus, I print the pictures and organize them into page after page of albums, then line them up on shelves. Officially, having pictures is a hobby of mine. Not Read more about This is why I take so many freaking pictures.[…]
I am officially signed up for an online photography class today! And not just any photography class. One that I am super excited about. It’s taught by my dear friend, Karen Russell. Okay, not my dear friend, but a blogger that I’ve actually never met before. But because I keep up with her day-to-day life Read more about Say cheese.[…]
For my folks’ 30th wedding anniversary, we gave them a photo session to have a family picture taken of all of us. Besides the weddings four years ago, we had never even done that! So, we finally got into the photographer’s schedule and just got the proofs back.