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. […]

Never Be Bored Again with Tori Spelling

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Burbank, California was a happening place last Tuesday. A little on the warm side, but well worth it.  Dressed in pre-labor day white jeans, I grabbed the big girl  camera, jumped in the car, cruised up the 5 freeway to join in some Never Be Bored Again festivities with Tori Spelling. For the back story, […]

UCLA Theta Reunion Part II

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UCLA Theta Reunion Part I can be found HERE Thank you Nikki for organizing the weekend. Thank you Sarah for the UCLA Theta Reunion Sunglasses for everyone. Thank you to those who flew in from all over the United States – way to rally Theta Style. Thank you Balboa Bay Club Thank you A Restaurant and […]

UCLA Theta 20th Reunion Part I

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Last Friday I was itchy to leave the house. The UCLA Theta 20th Reunion was calling. I kissed DH and the little people good-bye and was off to play with my Theta sisters. The destination was the Balboa Bay Club in Newport Beach for the weekend. I bring you today Part I from my camera […]

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 […]

Mid Summer 2012

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Hello Friends. How is your summer treating you? I hope your days have been chalked full of ice cream sundaes, slip-n-slides, and sheer coatings of sand on your flip-flops. Our summer has been a combo platter of good and not so good. The difficult stuff? Well, it began with He Had Been Hit By a […]