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Pink and Pretty Things

/ / Peonies seem to be everywhere this year. We have them in our yard, and our neighbors have them along the side of their house, between theirs and ours. (Our yard and… Continue reading

As I Am, With You…

/ / …and As We Are, With You. . This is the first of twelve in a series, or collaboration, that I will be creating along with some other moms and photographers… called As We Are,… Continue reading

In the Living Years {Thoughts About my Dad Nine Years After His Death} and an Update… Scratch That… a First-Ever Post Documenting Our Kitchen Renovations

/ / {A zoomed-in view of part of our kitchen as it looked about a month and a half ago} . . I really hoped to get this post up first thing last Monday {August 31st},… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or four} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—On Christmas Eve, watching Polar Express in his new Christmas jammies, and on Christmas morning, opening his… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or two} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Graciously allowing me to take his picture in front of the tree with a Santa hat on… Continue reading

So, We Did This Last Night…

/ / {This is the view from our window… with our indoor tree in the foreground and the reflection of both trees in the window, each mimicking each other.} .  {This is the… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Playing with his Thomas Legos in the office while he watches the Thomas cartoon on television. . . . .

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Daydreaming about what he’ll get for Christmas as he looks at the daily toy ads. It’s so precious to… Continue reading

Taking Stock

/ / Making… time for this short post… because I haven’t taken stock in a while . Cooking… …well, if one can call microwaving popcorn cooking, then… popcorn . Drinking… black cherry/concord grape juice… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or two} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Posing patiently for a Christmas card photo and making snowballs in front of Anysia’s tree. . . .… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—With Mr. B reading a comic book from the library. {I live with Batman and a gnome… so I… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Waiting by the front door for trick-or-treaters to stop by so he can give them his best tigerly roar.… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or five} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Sitting in our driveway enjoying the Fall weather and fallen leaves while we wait for Dada to… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or three} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Sleeping on the office couch in a position I’ve never seen before… one I just had to… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or two} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Napping in mama’s bed. . . It’s rare that he takes naps anymore. And even more rare that… Continue reading

37/52 and a Tree for Anysia

“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Hugging the little wooden box we {bought last December for Anysia’s ashes} just before opening it to spread the ashes out under… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Hangin’ out with us in our room before bedtime… discovering the mirror that’s awaiting to be attached to his new… Continue reading

29/52… Mid-Century Modern Playroom Edition

“A portrait {or three} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—As recently found, on three separate occasions, in his ever-evolving bedroom/playroom. I get the feeling he likes it… Continue reading

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“A portrait {or two} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” . .

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” . .

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“A portrait {or three} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Hanging out in the back yard with his neighbor/buddy. • • • I’ve got only one Izzy-ism…… Continue reading

24/52 and Six Months In

“A portrait {or four} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—In the kitchen, enjoying some time in his favorite “spinny” chair, whilst reading his Thomas the Train… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Lounging on the office couch, looking at the Veggie Tales insert while he waits for the movie to start…… Continue reading

22/52 {I almost forgot this week’s… again.}

“A portrait {or two} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Just being Izzy on the rock in our front yard. . . . . Let’s see. We’ve… Continue reading

21/52 {I almost forgot this week’s}

“A portrait {or five} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Enjoying {and wearing} a GOOD breakfast… and doing so quite well, I might add. One bowl of… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Napping in his new nap spot… on the couch in the office while I work. . . . .… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—Bringing me a dandelion flower at the park. . . . Here are some of our convos this past week…… Continue reading

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“A portrait of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—hangin’ out in the office with Dada {who is laying across the couch} while he looks out the window to all… Continue reading

Getting There + Moody Magnolias

{This photo and verse were previously posted, but not together. I’ve since combined them, so I thought I would “re-post” it along with some other images and ramblings today.} . Have you ever thought about how dull… Continue reading

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      “A portrait {or three} of my child, once a week, every week, in 2014.” / / Izzy—lounging with Dada on the couch while they watch television in the office. . . .… Continue reading

Do You Not Perceive It?

/ / Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. Isaiah 43:19… Continue reading