Tag Archives: getting personal

On the Big Stage ~ National Western Stock Show

It’s always a team effort to get the cattle fit and looking their best on show day. The Hereford Bull show was going on from the other side of the area. Angus on Parade! Love those fluffy ears! This was …

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Christmas Traditions

I do realize it’s already the 5th of January and many people have popped the New Year’s Eve champagne cork, taken down the Christmas tree and are tackling those new year’s resolutions already. Me. Not so much; at least not …

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Showing Livestock |Idaho Livestock Photography

We spent another fun, family weekend on the road at a junior livestock show. It’s a lot of work, but so worth it to see the kids compete, hang out with friends, and have fun. E showed her heifer and …

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My View | April 2016

Usually by April we are seeing more signs of spring around the ranch. The grass has greened up, flowers start blooming and the weather gets warmer. My little miss loves helping water the flowers and I couldn’t help capture her trying …

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Moon Sand | Idaho Lifestyle Photographer

I didn’t realize a box of Moon Sand on the clearance aisle of a craft store would provide so many hours of imaginative play for our littlest. One day I could hear her talking, drawers opening and closing, and came …

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My View | March 2016

I realize several of “My View” photos from March are from the same scene. I guess I couldn’t pick just one from our trip to the ocean over spring break. It was the first time my kids and I had been …

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My View | February 2016

I admit since having an iPhone, I use it to capture every day moments of my kiddos a lot more than I did before I had one. You use what you have and what you have with you. I do love …

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County Fair Memories | Idaho Lifestyle Photography

It’s been a couple weeks since our county fair and as I go through the photos, the memories come flooding back. The whole week was exciting and exhausting, but well-worth all the hard work and effort. Fair week is the …

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Beauty Within

I was looking through personal photos the other day and came across these. We were vacationing last summer and I was playing around with a new lens. I have to admit I had certain expectations for myself, even though this …

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Little Lavender Lady | Two Year Old Studio Session

Love this little lavender lady of mine! Had some fun times capturing her little personality after she turned two. She’s growing up so much! I was looking back at photos when she first received her glasses; they were so big …

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County Fair Memories | Idaho Lifestyle Photographer

We love the county fair…sure it’s hot, and dirty, and the days are long, but there truly is something so special about the memories we make as a family and with friends as the culmination of a whole year of …

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It’s more than just showing cattle… | Idaho Lifestyle Photography

We spent last week at our local county fair. What a fun, exhausting, memorable week! More photos to come, but this pretty much sums up our week.

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Baby Blues ~ Early Eye Exam | Baby Photography | Parma, Idaho

“I have looked into your eyes with my eyes. I have put my heart near your heart.” Pope John XXIII   Until I had my last baby, I didn’t know the new recommendations that babies have their first eye exam …

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Little J Turns 4 ~ 4-year-old cow birthday party | Getting Personal

Our little J has been asking for a “cow” birthday since right after he turned three and had a “football” birthday. And it’s really only natural that this would be his request because he plays cows, cowboy, horses, ranch, farm, …

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Shoe Drive ~ Giving Back

I’ve teamed up with a group of photographers to collect shoes (of all shapes, sizes, condition) to donate to Dando Amor National Shoe Drive. Now through March 31, we will be collecting shoes. No catch… just SHOES! Any shoe, any …

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Such a great example of love ~ Getting personal

Happy Anniversary to the best parents in the world!! I know I’m biased, but really these two are very special people. And I realize how blessed I am to have been raised by them. I’m sure there were times when …

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We all need lifted up ~ My Musings

I don’t have a lot of time to read blogs anymore, but I still have a huge blogroll with all the sites I had bookmarked. There are all sorts of blogs–blogs about photography, cooking and crafts. Others are personal blogs …

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