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Monthly Archives: February 2012


It’s 1:15 am. Again. We have to stop meeting like this. I’ve been up since 5 am when I took Jake to work this morning. He flew to Hawaii and is asleep in paradise right now. Lucky dog. I’ve put in a full day and I’m tired, but I can’t sleep. There was news tonight…

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Be Nice. Part 2.

When Jacob was a toddler we bought him a set of maple building blocks from a wonderful little toy store in Anchorage. The blocks cost $99 and it was like buying the moon. But we hoped they would be used for years to come and eventually become an heirloom. We were right. The boys have…

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And So I Write

I’ve been writing a few more honest, real life posts than usual. Perhaps it would be better to keep more private thoughts (like my views about those around me, Jake’s work, my weight, or my anxiety) to myself. After all, if you can’t say something nice… On the other hand, these are real thoughts and…

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B’s Laugh

I just finished an early morning (5am) online Photoshop Elements class. 5am is too early to get up and get going. But once I’m teaching, I love every minute of it. I can’t believe how lucky I am to get to do what I love. Mixing photography with teaching is like a dream come true!…

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Be Mine

Miss B got her first pair of skinny jeans. On our way home from California, we got delayed in Anchorage for 36 hours. It was a nice little ending to the trip, but on the way to the airport I realized I didn’t put a change of clothes for B in our carry-ons. If she…

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Self Portrait

This week’s {52 Pics Project} theme is Self Portrait. It’s not a theme I chose myself. Actually a friend suggested it. Her reasoning was sound. How many times as moms and/or photographers do we stop to take images of ourselves? For me the answer is never. I’ve been hiding from the camera even more since…

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