Wordless Wednesday: Bath Time


Adventures In Editing: Theater

As my series on photo editing continues, I'm going to take you step by step through my post process for one of the pictures I took at Wild Kratts Live! last week. I'm also going to talk about the importance of preparation, and the difference it can make ....more

Wild Kratts Live! Delivers The Fun Directly To Fans - A Review

It had been on our calendar for months. Wild Kratts Live! was coming to our city and we were going to be there! ...more

Adventures In Editing: Portrait

Last week I kicked off this new series. And the response was very positive. Today I'll be taking you step by step through my editing of this image of my daughter, taken at the in-home natural light studio of a fellow photographer ....more

Wordless Wednesday: Hearts


Adventures In Editing - Headshot

Today I'm starting a new series on the blog, where I show you the edits made in the post-processing stage to an image I shot. Some images require more work than others. But when shooting in RAW, some level of post processing is always going to be needed ....more

Off And Running!

2015 has gotten off to a busy start! I've been a writing fool - just not here. To see what I've been up to with my keyboard, check out my Mom.me posts for January: I Don't Put Stock In New Year's Resolutions Cleaning Your House And The Dad Factor Are Kids' Birthday Parties Worth It? ...more

Snow In The Sunshine State - WHAT?!

One of the things I love about living in Florida is that we can be outside and active nearly year round. And we try to take as many opportunities as we can to enjoy that as a family. Over the winter break, ...more

How To Host A Big Hero 6 Birthday Party

After we saw the movie Big Hero 6 a while back, SB stood up from her seat at the movie theater and declared, "THAT was better than Frozen!" To which my husband and I both replied in unison, "Whoa!" We asked her why she liked it so much, and her response was, "Because girl super heroes are WAY cooler than princesses." I agree. When it came time to plan her 6th birthday party, and SB declared she wanted to hold it at the karate studio she attends weekly, I thought a Big Hero 6 theme would fit perfectly. If you've seen the movie, you will understand why ....more