Category Archives: 2013

Collage of Elf on Shelf Ideas from 2013

These appeared separately on my blog last December, but I always get many hits during the holiday season from people looking for Elf on the Shelf ideas, so I thought I’d put last year’s into a collage like I’ve done… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Halloween, 2013

I didn’t take photos the day of Halloween — to much going on… we had already dressed up several times prior for several reasons and I was just kind of over it! Here was costume setup #1, which Avery never… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Vacation to the Big Island – Hawaii, 2013

In October, my husband and I went for a short vacation to the Big Island. I had never been there before – compared to the islands I have been to, Hawaii is very very much the most volcanic! Such a… Continue reading ⟩⟩

ClickinWalk, 2013 :)

Gee, this only happened two months ago :) Several girls local to me and I had a great time wandering the streets of Riverside, CA for the morning. Then we had Mexican food and margaritas for lunch ;)

Someone has been a pretty awful blogger…


“Peek Inside”

ClickinMoms asked me to share a “peek inside” to my gear and workstation. While my work station is a little less than fancy – it’s in the middle of the house and gets lots of kid and pet action –… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Plugging along through summer

Only a few weeks left of summer vacation… we’ve had a great time being overly busy for days in a row, only to come home and literally not leave the house for a day or two. I like that about… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Independence Day Camping

In case you’re thinking this: yes, we do camp too much. But, the kids love it and the adults love hanging out with other adults while the kids play. We invested in a trailer, and by golly, we’re going to… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Bangling Ceremony

A Hindu custom prior to marriage… A friend asked me to photograph this event a couple of weeks ago. Such an interesting experience — and the bride to be was gorgeous!

San Diego Brewery Tour

Yesterday some friends and I boarded a party bus and hit a few breweries in San Diego. It was lots of fun, but that heavy beer and I don’t always get along well, so I had a couple small samples… Continue reading ⟩⟩