…is Better than Two in the Bakery Box! I loved this photograph of hands holding a star Christmas ornament over at HelenOgraphy’s blog and was inspired to try a similar shot.  Since the Christmas decorations were already put away, I had to find another worthy object to be held in my oldest daughter‘s hand.  Lucky for […]

My son recently received a Rubik’s Cube in a holiday gift exchange with one of his after-school clubs.  He is so excited to have this new toy that he reminds me a bit of our Golden Retriever.  He “tosses” the Cube to one of us to mix it up for him.  Then he “retrieves” it, solves […]

My first paid job, not counting babysitting, was picking cherries.  As middle schoolers, my sister and I would ride our bikes from our little town just outside Maastricht, in the southern part of the Netherlands, to the town to the north of us and spend all day picking cherries with the sisters who lived next door to […]

This week’s 52 Week Photo Project theme is “My Lucky Something.”  I am not a superstitious person, and was having a hard time thinking up an idea for this week’s submission.  But then the kids and I were at an outdoor shopping area and the youngest one was asking for a coin to toss into the big fountain in […]