Happy Birthday to ME!!!

June 22, 2010
 ISO 1600, 33 mm, f/2.8, 1/125 sec., spot meteringI have a bunch of photos to load today for various challenges, but I wanted to kick off the day with a picture of my birthday cake from last night. Thank you to Rachael for preparing a lovely dinner at your new home…thank you Beth for bringing all my favorites (including chips and dip…and an ice cream cake)…and of course, thank you Biscuit for allowing me to visit with you. You guys are the best! I will continue the birthday celebration today with Jenn, Caroline and Jessica…and will likely celebrate even more with...
Shutterlove Tuesday: Smiles

June 15, 2010
The week’s theme at the Trendy Treehouse is smiles. I thought I’d share another favorite photo of my niece. I sometimes think her smile is more genuine when she’s not paying attention or caught in a moment of laughter, as she is in the photo below. I love this shot even more because she was just starting to lose her baby teeth. She lost one tooth and the other front tooth was barely hanging on. My husband spent the day teasing her about it and suggesting that he’d just rip it out or tie it to the door. Of course she would giggle and run from him saying “No Uncle...
Weekend Sweetness

June 07, 2010
This is my first week participating in Best Shot Monday and Sweet Shot Tuesday. Normally, for photo challenges, I prefer to post two separate images…but I’m on my way to Philadelphia for business so my blogging time may be cut short. It was also a “short” weekend for me and my husband (he was traveling until Friday evening and we went to visit my family on Saturday) so I didn’t do as much shooting as I did last weekend. Nonetheless, Kitty Paw loves the morning sun…especially when the front door is wide open. Yesterday morning, I got ready for the gym and...