Since last we spoke

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I know it has been awhile. My friend Stacie along with a few others have been prodding me to write.  You know who you are. They know that life has been taking front seat, shot-gun style, combined with the fact I simply became – shall I say, lazy.  I thank them for rubbing my back […]

Update

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So it has been awhile my long lost friends. So sorry. I really have missed you. To answer to defcon5 silence for so long, I have a few reasons. In no definite order: 1. I was struggling with what I made public in this space vs. what I should maybe keep private. 2. Time. 3. Priorities. 4. My time capsule :  Realizing […]

Daddy Daughter Dance

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Each year we have a Daddy Daughter Dance, sildenafil my trio attends. It’s a highlight of the year. Since this is my oldest daughter’s final year, she graduates the group come summer,  the camera was to capture it all. Being a pre-teen, she is beginning to shy away from the lens. Braces. It kills me […]

Election Night

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It’s election night and everyone is anxious. Checking their phones, sale text messaging  and hovering around cable news channels.  Why does it always boil to to FLORIDA? I don’t watch the news. Gave it up cold turkey after 911. All that doom and gloom weighted too heavy on my daily life; made me bonkers. Walking […]

10 Things I Want My Kids to Know

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10 things I want my kids to know, in no particular order: You are smart You are beautiful No one else will ever make you happy, only you can make you happy. Be yourself, don’t go changing to fit in. Be kind and compassionate to everyone. Hard work pays off. Always be there for the […]

Camera Settings for Pets

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Pets, generic animals or any wildlife in general all need special camera settings. Our furry feathered friends do not pose or hang out for very long. So you need to be quick. With this in mind, I feel, camera settings for pets, your shutter speed needs to be king. The following is my recipe (using […]

He had been hit by a car

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A few hours ago, while driving home, I came across a business man standing in the middle of a busy Southern California street. His car angled half hazardly in the bike lane. Noticing how he was frantically punching numbers on his iPhone, I realized he was in shock.  But why is this man distraught over […]

Bits and Pieces from Yesterday

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A day in the life, online Southern California style. 5:45am More 7:00am 7:15am 7:30am 9:00am Sunglasses and Bi-Focal Discussion 9:30am 10:00am 11:30am 12:30pm The Maddox Daphney Buddy 1:30pm on hold. 2:30pm Laundry, remedy jealous. I know you are. snuggles Let’s ride 4:00 pm mail time 5:00pm Dinner prep 5:15pm Smells good 5:30pm 6:30 Angels vs. […]

Beagle Brigade Photography: A Brand New Collection

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I have too many dogs. I do. Maddox, check buy Buddy and Daphney. I love them all, hospital but the hair and the barking and the discipline can send me running to the hills some days. Want one? I must admit, decease late at night, when I curl up on the sofa, I have the […]