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What the Teen Beach Movie Taught My Youngest

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Disney’s Teen Beach Movie was discussed for months ad naseum here at base camp. Was the DVR set to record? It was a daily anxiety provoking question for my youngest. We had planned on being far away at a beach house the night it aired. Luckily the home had Cable and the Disney Channel was […]

Our iPhone Contract

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When is it the proper time to allow your child a smart-phone? Each family has their own needs and thoughts on the matter. I support everyone’s decision. It is a personal one. For our family, we just crossed over in allowing our oldest this sensitive right of passage. With that came Our iPhone Contract. Many […]

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 […]

The Ring

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It has been a year since she passed. The thought of her with her hand on the back of my neck has unleashed the water works this week. Tears drip off my chin without my permission. I know it is because of The Ring and what it recalls for me. All that I miss most […]

Holiday Photo Sessions By Kathleen 2012

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It’s that time of year, treatment Holiday Cheer Portrait Time! This October and November I’ll be offering Holiday Photo Sessions for all my Orange County friends. Your Session will include: A mix of posed and natural family shots + individual shots of children. Plan for 1 hour. ALL final high-resolution digital images will be emailed […]

Because You Asked

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My girl Lindsey tagged me for a blogging chain interview a while back. Answering Lindsey’s questions gave me room for pause. I needed to think about my responses. Precisely what should share – let it all hang out or keep it close to the vest? Needless to say this has been a work in progress. […]

12 Years Ago

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Time 8:27am, September 10, 2000. The nurse smiled, I mean really smiled, then rubbed my arm with force, “she may arrive a little blue and floppy honey.” I was 29 and completely inexperienced in labor and delivery. I thought the nurse meant my baby would be a touch tired after labor and have a slight discoloration. […]

Opening a Film Time Capsule

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Back in the day, sick I used a film camera. I thought about that old friend today. While updating picture frames in my oldest daughter’s room, store we came across a Film Time Capsule. Underneath the existing photo was a handful of photographic treasures I had left behind. All straight out of that trusted Canon […]