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Monthly Archives: May 2013

I should call the second half of 2013: The Six Months of Firsts.  Very soon, I will start a new job.  It will be the first time in 13 years that I will not be able to report to the office in my pjs.  It will be the first time in 13 years that I […]

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Ever since we bought this house, we’ve been waiting for Summer.  One of the “requirements” for the new backyard was a sunny spot.  I’m pretty sure my thumb is black, but I’ve never been able to accurately test it.  The new house had to have sun. We’re also big fans of the Backyard party.  For us, it […]

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I thought I was like every other photographer.  I like to find the story within the frame.  That’s how everyone shoots right?  Sure some people are portrait photographers and some are wedding, but when they shoot their lives they look for what they want to remember.  That’s how everyone shoots right? After the breakout I […]

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Or better said, “iPhone Photos I Just Took Around the House.” Couple of Random Craps hitting the Fan this week… We’re obsessed with “House of Cards.”  And I’m obsessed with Robin Wright’s hair.  Plus her badass bitchy attitude.  No spoilers!  We’re on episode 10.  Or 11…  Whatever, it’s really good. I’ve never read one David […]

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Last night, we grabbed summer’s easiest and quickest toy: the sprinkler.  They made a weapon out of it.  They made a game out of it.  They had pure simple fun for an hour.   This morning, I logged onto CNN.com and saw men carrying children from a school.  I saw women looking for their pets. […]

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Coop had a doctor’s appointment mid-morning, so I decided it’d be fun for him to skip school all day. We had a plan.  Doc.  Library.  Park.  Lunch.  Jeni’s. Grocery.  Home. I’ve had kids long enough to know having a plan is a sure-fire why to jump off a building mid-way through said plan. But this […]

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