growing up

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Yorba Linda Country Club, California

 

The funny thing about Southern California is while it is usually 90 degrees on Christmas it can very easily be cloudy and a cool 65 degrees on the first day of Summer vacation. Newscasters around here like to call it ‘June Gloom’. But it never stops my kids from diving right in to Summer.

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(A SkyWatch photo submission)

SkyWatch Friday

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  Orange County, California It was game 3 of the Little League playoff championship and we came prepared to show our spirit. While our Tucker warmed up for the big game, Jack was put in charge of decorating the stands.  And this big brother is just as invested in this baseball team as Tucker. He [...]

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SkyWatch Friday

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8: 47 PM ~ Newport Beach, California ‘ It was a long shot. Literarily. A photo taken on faith. It was all but totally dark, and I stood on the Newport pier next to the night fisherman setting up for the evening. As I watched them cast their lines with glowing lures to guide the [...]

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PhotoTalk: Stamp of (dis)Approval

Ronald was sure his European stamp collection would impress the lay-dees. He couldn’t understand why his penpal stopped writting after he sent her this photo.

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Sincerely Fro Me to You

Welcome to Sincerely Fro Me to You! Read guidelines for entry here. Its really very simple. And a quick note to let you know I will be moving the FRO to a monthly linky. I am hoping this will give participants more time to gather/scan old photos and get their posts up. (will be 2nd [...]

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SkyWatch Friday

Brea, California Originally I took this photo because The Husband’s name is Edward. And after I looked at the image later, I realized I had captured a pretty nice California sky as well. I love it when something good, turns into something better. Sorta like The Husband come to think of it. . Happy SkyWatch to all [...]

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Sincerely Fro Me to You

Welcome to Sincerely Fro Me to You. What is this? Read all about it here and then join in. As you know, I like taking photos. I have even been called a photographer. Yes, I have been paid to take photos for years. And as you can imagine I have taken hundreds of thousands of [...]

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PhotoTalk: And she knew it too.

Anthony always thought Maria was his mother’s favorite. But when mother allowed her to stand on the new sofa for the photo, it confirmed it.    

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SkyWatch Friday

  Disneyland ~ Anaheim, California While visiting the park last week, I looked up and noticed the parade float toppers were Mickey and Minnie inflatables. Which both made for a nearly irresistible photo opportunity given the deliciously cloudy sky as a back drop. And when the Mickey shaped confetti started to fall, I clicked away [...]

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