Yearly Fair Selections for Photography

Every year I enter photos into the county fair, every year I hope for a ribbon, every year I realize the things that I think make the picture cool (light artifacts, blurs, etc.) are what make the judges think it's not a good photo. Every year I had to choose just three photos. But last…Read more Yearly Fair Selections for Photography


Regional Championships – April 9, 2016

What a great way to finish the season. Em was one of only 3 level 8 gymnasts from her gym to qualify for Region Championships. But, of course, because of the differences in their ages, they each competed by themselves at each session throughout the day. Em started open warm-up at noon, by 3:30 she…Read more Regional Championships – April 9, 2016

Queen of Hearts Invitational – February 17, 2017

My kid and I were both looking forward to this meet, very much. We were both disappointed. Em felt she was a contender for every sash. Usually the girls competing a specific level are broken down into groups of 8-10 by age for the actual medal ceremony. This meet gives extra recognition (a beauty queen sash)…Read more Queen of Hearts Invitational – February 17, 2017