Halloween week was so busy and although I managed to document our fun family times, I failed to post all of those photos. Here's the family photos Family Friday. First: searching the pumpkin patch. Then: Conquering the corn maze. Unfortunately, that sense of triumph was shattered moments later when she realized she came out the…Read more Final Photos from Farmstead
I am still catching up posting the photos I've been taking all summer. I am sure I have posted photos from past Father's Day paddle boat excursions but I can't see to find any tags that exist, hmm.. I've had times when I wasn't really tagging, just categorizing, so maybe that's what happened. But I'm…Read more Still Catching Up – Father’s Day Photos Part One
When I go out to take photos, I often have different reasons for taking two particular photos just five minutes apart. I like to tell the stories behind why I took my photos and what I was trying to achieve so I often break up the photos into several different posts. Here's my last group…Read more Final Photo Story from Spirit of Boise 2017
It is an on-and-off tradition for my and my kid to go down and watch the balloons launch at the Spirit of Boise. We have to get up so early on a Saturday, and every time I ask her if she REALLY wants to get up or if I should go by myself, but every…Read more The Colors of Spirit of Boise 2017
While camping with the family over the 4th of July, I saw a beautiful object framed by these amazingly straight clouds right at sunset. I looked up what star or planet it could have been, Jupiter was the evening star that night, but I think Jupiter was supposed to be farther away from the sun.…Read more Is it a star? A planet? It’s probably a plane.
To expand my video skills, I am, occasionally, attempting the Weekend Video Challenges posted on Vimeo.com. The challenge for the 4th of July weekend was 5 clips, 5 seconds each, combined to make a 25 second film about summer. I went camping with the family and was able to combine clips from the trip with…Read more 5×5 – Short Film about Summer
Sometimes you cook dinner and yell, "Everybody come and get it!" Sometimes you want to plate. Leftover honey soy pork tenderloin on a bowl of rice and sauteed vegetables with a spicy orange sauce. Someday I want to write a cookbook for busy families that includes ideas for the leftovers from those slow-cooker masterpieces.