Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Photo a Day for a Year, 2011

I’m proud of myself for doing this again :) I haven’t posted them all to my blog, only a few, really, but here’s a collage of the year. This actually leaves out 5 from the total because all 365 didn’t… Continue reading ⟩⟩


A melancholy little flower…

December Sunset

My favorite Christmas present

My Pelican case – I’ve always wanted one!


I really don’t take myself this seriously. I started my photo-a-day project this year with self portraits and stopped doing that around day 150. I figured since I only have three days left, I can manage to end my project… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Early morning sunbathing :)


Taking a picture of me, taking a picture of her :) With my friend Denise’s new Lensbaby! I want one :)


Today we had some friends over and made chocolate cake cookies. I box of cake mix, 2 eggs, 1/2 cup of oil :) They are really light and super good. And I somehow only managed to eat one of them… Continue reading ⟩⟩

Inevitable End-of-the-Year Reflections

With Christmas Day over and my house a disaster, I thought a lot today about what I want to/need to do in the next two weeks while I’m off of work and the girls are still out for break. I… Continue reading ⟩⟩


A friend sent me this quote yesterday morning: “The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.” What a wonderful way to describe our morning. My kids… Continue reading ⟩⟩