A stay-at-mom who has recently taken up photography. Learning as I go and loving it!

Poker Face?

My Dog, Cosmo, has a great personality, but tends to get into mischief when he’s bored, which apparently is quite often.  It is very obvious when he has done something bad.   The look on his face will tell me everything. This look (I imagine) says: “Chewed up the box of Kleenex??  Me?? Yeah, I’m […]


Appreciating Winter

  It was 20 degrees this morning. Winter can be so long and depressing here in Michigan.  At least it is for me.    To make matters worse, I had just returned home from sunny Florida and I was pouting about having to deal with a couple more months of this gray, frigid season.  As I […]


Forgotten God

Shortly before he proclaimed Thanksgiving a National Holiday, Abraham Lincoln said: “We have been the recipients of the choicest bounties of heaven. We have been preserved, the many years, in peace and prosperity. We have grown in numbers, wealth and power, as no other nation has ever grown. But we have forgotten God. We have forgotten […]



 Over the past year, I have fallen in love with the art of photography.  I have always had an interest, but never the right tools.  When I finally got the “right tools”  (camera, lenses, editing program etc), I still doubted my abilities.  I am learning to ignore those doubts and accept my work.   I […]