Using my camera to gather flowers

I absolutely love flowers! They make the world a much prettier place and they are such great photography subjects. They never complain or tell me they don't want their picture taken! Sometimes I just enjoy looking back through all the flower photos I've taken over the years so I thought I would share some of my favorites with you.

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International Museum Day

If you are looking for an idea for a Friday field trip this week, you may want to consider going to a museum since it's International Museum Day on May 18th. I happen to be a bit of a museum junkie and I'm happy to say that my kids love them as well. We have had some great local visits and we often include museums in our travel itineraries. I thought it would be fun to share some of my past scrapbook layouts featuring a few of our museum visits.

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Memory Monday - Babysitting

I’m 12 years older than my brother Michael, and 19 years older than my brother Zachary. As a result of our big age differences, I spent a good deal of time as a babysitter, especially with Mike. I actually loved tending my brothers and enjoyed the time I spent with them. I have to say that I was an excellent babysitter. I even let my brother jump on my parents’ bed while they were away! Notice the joy on his face? That’s a kid who loves it when his big sister is in charge!

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