Down to the wire….

In 24 hours I will be shoving bags in the car and heading to the airport for a two week trip to the Midwest.  I am looking forward to the visit with my family but first I have to survive a three hour plane ride by myself with my two kids. I am not worried […]

I’m IT!

In an online game of tag, I’ve been tagged by my friend and fellow photography blogger Kim of Kimberly Hill Photography in South Carolina. 🙂 Thanks girl! The Rules. Post the rules before you give the facts. Post eight random facts about yourself. At the end of your blog post, you need to tag eight […]


My little man turned four last weekend – we had a fun party with all of his friends and Chick-fil-A catering- YUM! For his big present this year, Scott and I decided to give him a bicycle. He was pretty weary of it at first – he’s used to being closer to the ground with […]

Portrait Gift Registry

New this fall! I am excited to announce the availability of our Portrait Gift Registry! Portraits make the perfect gift for baby showers! We’ve long offered gift certificates, but with the gift registry, things are even easier! To set up a gift registry, simply contact the studio to schedule a maternity and/or newborn session, pre-pay […]

Gifts Sarah Recommends

Well, my 1 year old has two product recommendations: The Bounce & Spin Zebra from Fisher Price and the Song & Story Learning Chair, also by Fisher Price. Also, if you are planning a birthday party, I highly recommend looking at the Birthday Express website – they have a wide variety of party theme decorations […]

365 days later…

Sarah is celebrating her 1 year birthday today! Like most parents, I can’t believe how fast it’s gone by. Sarah is likely the last baby for us, so all this year I had little pangs of “finality” when hitting milestones, such as being done nursing or watching her move from the crawling to the walking […]

Take my picture?

My son doesn’t ask this a lot, so I enjoy indulging him when he does. Today it was playing around by the patio door in the studio and making silly faces while asking him to look for the bug in my camera (about the only trick that still works to get him to look at […]

What to buy for a 1 year old

I need help. Sarah turns 1 next week and I have no idea what to buy her. Likely my problem is that she has almost everything already! I am leaning towards something that she can ride around on in the house (until it gets cooler outside and then she can ride around the backyard). Here […]

Kidlet Update

We had a FUN time in Iowa visiting family! Sarah enjoyed showing off her new walking skills and Grandma was so impressed she bought Sarah her first pair of shoes! Kevin spent each day begging Grandpa for tractor rides and catching lightning bugs just after dark.

Father’s Day

May 26, 2007:  I just peeked at the Sentimental Silver website and found Christi’s latest creation – a personalized sterling silver key chain! Looks like the perfect gift for the dads!