Friday, July 25, 2008

Reverisble Bird Seed Skirt GIVEAWAY!!!!

I've been admiring (silently) all the beautiful things that Kathleen makes for her girls on her blog Grosgrain: And it seems that she's generous as well as talented because she's giving away her amazing creations on a regular basis:
Reverisble Bird Seed Skirt GIVEAWAY!!!!

Sunday, July 20, 2008

Is there anything cuter than a little girl in a tutu?

Well, perhaps two little girls in tutus. Katya and her best friend got together today for a little photo shoot of some tutus I've put in my etsy shop. Oh my, I almost can't stand the cuteness that I witnessed...

Friday, July 18, 2008

And here I thought I was a bad photographer....

Little did I know that a good lens changes EVERYTHING! I got this fancy new camera from my technology-loving husband, who then (bless his heart) decided that I needed a fancy new macro lens as well. So, check this out:

I just love the ability to get really close and how the portraits just pop because the background becomes all blurry. What perfect timing as I'm photographing things for my etsy shop today in hopes of having it up and running tonight!

Monday, July 14, 2008

Summer wonders

We were lucky enough to see a newly transformed frog at a friend's house the other day. Growing up we used to have hundreds of frogs (or toads?) in our own backyard, but now they're somewhat hard to come by due to environmental changes. The kids were entertained by this little guy for more than an hour.

Wednesday, July 9, 2008

4th of July (5 days late!)

I'm melting in the crazy hot spell we're having. And while I'm not much of a flag waiver, I do enjoy the 4th of July with my family. The long weekend was wonderful and we enjoyed some outdoor meals, a parade and fireworks. And, of course, a snowcone...