Catch the Moment: Week 34- Firsts

This week I chose the theme “Firsts” after Candice suggested it, since Xander had his first day of school this year. Initially I wondered if I could actually manage 7 photos tied to the “first” theme, but as the week continued on I met the challenge head on. I’m pretty happy with this weeks photos and am pretty exhausted from this first week back ....more

Be A Kids Hero, Fill A Belly

Let’s talk about something not many Americans feel comfortable discussing childhood hunger. When I hear the word hunger and child I get a deep pang in my heart. The thought of any child, young or old, going to bed at night without dinner and then again going without food at breakfast is a sad reality to so many children right in our own towns all across this country ....more

Photographer Happiness: Making It Happen

As I mentioned a few weeks ago, I finally took the plunge and launched my own photography business. I am excited to turn my dreams into reality. When I have my camera in my hand the rest of the world tends to disappear ....more

Catch the Moment- Week 33: Xander

This week I’m continuing with my “3 weeks of Stavish boys” with the oldest, who is just days away from starting Kindergarten. ...more

Summer Bucket List: Flag Pond Park

Last Sunday afternoon the boys and I met up with some friends of my Baby Wearing International of Southern Maryland group at Flag Pond Park. I have been wanting to get back there ever since we went two summers ago. I feel like I have been saying this for all our outings this summer- the weather was amazing! ...more

Summer Bucket List: Annapolis

After a busy few weeks with sponsored posts and working on my photography website, this week is going to be super light on content. I have plenty of photos to share from the past two weeks though. As summer comes to an end, we have been busy checking more items off our summer bucket list ....more

Week 32: Noah

Noah, my crazy redhead with a wild temper, the biggest grin and the best hugs. His giggles are contagious and his tantrums are fierce. I love my middle boy who came into this world fast and furious and hasn’t stopped since ....more

Summer Bucket List: Port Discovery Museum

My family was provided with complimentary tickets to Port Discovery. ...more

Summer Bucket List: Summer Fair at North Beach

Last Friday evening Adrian and Xander headed to Tae Kwon Do class, while Ryker, Noah, and I met up with the Craun’s at the North Beach farmers market and fair. I enjoyed catching up with Patricia and of course photographing sights of the fair. Noah of course loved his snow cone ....more

Back-to-School Clothes Shopping Made Simple

This post is brought to you by Schoola, the best place to buy discounted kids clothes all while giving back to schools in need. ...more