I’m a few weeks late in sharing these photos, but my middle daughter became a teenager at the end of March.  For those of you playing along at home, that brings the total number of young teens in my household up to three:  two 14-year-olds and a 13-year-old.  You may soon see a lot more […]

For my birthday last week, my handsome better half surprised me with two dozen of the most beautiful long-stemmed roses in pink, yellow, and peach colors. You Might Also Enjoy: It’s My Birthday One Thing, Three Ways:  Flowers in France

…and I’ll take pictures of cupcakes if I want to, especially since my employer has discontinued birthday cookies. Before we could enjoy any of the half-dozen cupcakes I picked out yesterday to share with my family, I had to take pictures.  LOTS of pictures.  While my two teenage girls made fun of me, my son helped […]

Between triple digit temperatures and no rain, this summer has been a hot, crispy one here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA.  I love taking photos outside and found it difficult to get out as often in the extreme heat this month.  Fortunately I got to spend a few days in both Toronto and Dallas (where it was surprisingly cooler than […]

I’m a little late in getting this image posted, but this was a cupcake from my daughter’s birthday party.  No, I didn’t make the cupcakes, I bought them because her party was the day after I arrived home from Toronto. You Might Also Enjoy: Gigi Last Morning Walk Along Toronto Harbour

One of the many reasons I love where I work is that they send me cookies on my birthday.  My kids usually eat 11 of the 12 cookies that arrive each year, but I’m okay with that.  This is the ribbon from my beautifully-wrapped, locally-baked box of birthday cookies. You Might Also Enjoy: Wishes DO […]