It’s been a hectic holiday season.  We were in Phoenix for Thanksgiving.  There were only three weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, and our house was wonderfully full of family for Christmas and New Years.  The only night I had a chance to head down to the Country Club Plaza and photograph the lights, […]

This year, the kids and I made the 24 hour drive from Kansas City to Phoenix to spend Thanksgiving with my family.  We planned to make the drive there and back an adventure, making stops along Route 66 and at other fun places.  Nothing went according to plan.  There was snow and ice all but […]

While it has an unfortunate number of warts, I love my country.  Nothing makes me swell with pride like seeing the stars and stripes fluttering majestically in the wind.  Happy Birthday, America! You Might Also Enjoy: Locks of Love Memorial Day Welcome Home, World War II Veterans Red, White, Blue…and Delicious!

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I am not a Christmas person.  In fact, I’m not afraid to admit that the only reason I even bother to put up a tree is because I have children.  But I do love candles and lights and have taken to leaving the winter garland up on my entry stairs well into the spring as […]