Here’s a little message to all the dedicated memory keepers out there—don’t forget to document YOU! You may be happiest behind the camera, but remember to get in front of it once in a while. While you’re busy gathering and preserving the moments and stories of your children or other family members, don’t neglect your […]
Lately, my thoughts have been turning to my ancestors. I came across this poem by Pamela A. Harazim and just had to share. I hope it inspires you to gather and preserve the stories of your past!
This has truly been the craziest summer as far as being busy that I can ever remember. If anyone ever asks me my job title, I quickly respond “The Manager of Chaos!” So yes–these past two months have been filled with happy chaos. Here are five of my favorite memories: Tim McGraw, friends, and fireworks […]
So–I’ve been on some fun trips this summer. Particularly two of them with Kerri Bradford and Kristy Banks! The first one was girls camping. Always such a fun time. Kerri took these photos of my granddaughter with her new FujiFilm X-T10 I love the results so much that I had to order one too and I’ve […]
One of the best ways to capture the likes, dislikes, dreams, hopes, fears, perceptions, and personalities of children is by interviewing them on a regular basis. Yearly or semi-annual question and answer sessions provide a wonderful opportunity to connect with and show your children how special they are to you. You also may discover surprising new insights about your […]
“Photographs matter because people matter, relationships matter, and memories matter.” — I recently came across this quote by Rachel LaCour Niesen. It so beautifully and plainly expresses the way I also feel about photos. Pictures and memories have been the focus of my career and a vital part of my personal mission to help others find joy […]
Here’s a little summer-time photo challenge for you. Snap as many photos as you can on this list — you’re bound to have a great time doing it! SUNRISE SUNSET ICE CREAM A SPLASH SPARKLERS FEET IN SAND SELF IN SUNGLASSES WATER FIGHT ROAD TRIP WATERMELON KIDS UNDER SPRINKLERS FROZEN DRINK RIDING BIKES RELAXATION WILDFLOWERS […]
Hello, Everyone! Thanks for your patience with our new website. I know I haven’t been posting as much personal stuff lately. We are making some changes and deciding the best route to take. But for now, here’s a very touching post that will bring tears to your eyes. It’s about connections and making your own […]