Hitting the Neighborhood Slopes

The hills in our neighborhood may not be really high…  but they sure are fast!                              And they are REALLY fun!                              And they are absolutely filled with kids.                             And are definitely filled with...

Snow Day

The threat of snow does not come often around us, and when it does, it generally isn’t more than an inch. But today? We got 5, count ’em, FIVE inches of snow! The kids are so excited to get out and play. The plans for snowballs and snow forts, and sledding...

Miss Bella

My mom was very allergic to cats when I was growing up (fortunately this has improved over the years). And my dad did not like cats when I was growing up (still doesn’t, for that matter). So I didn’t really know how to love a cat. Kevin grew up with cats...

Finding a Smile

I can not imagine what a challenge it must be for a somewhat shy child to have a professional photographer for a parent. I remember that I absolutely hated having my picture taken from the time that I was about nine years old. And that it didn’t really improve...