July 2009 Archive

{I ♥ Faces} Week 29 – On The Beach

I love taking pics at the beach, so I have tons of beach pics. I really had a hard time deciding. This pic is from Alex’s first trip to the beach. This was off the Georgia coast on Cumberland Island. Even more interesting…this was taken with a point and shoot camera! Be sure to check …

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Fix-It #20: “Little Miss”

Original – “Little Miss” Here’s my fixed photo

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Fix-It #21: “Mr. Handsome”

Original – “Mr. Handsome” Here’s my fixed photo. I played around with this picture and didn’t like anything I came up with. Then I decided to see what would happen when I played around with the black/white adjustments in Photoshop and this is what I came up with.

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The Shack {the book}

I just read finished finally reading The Shack. If you have not read the book, I would highly recommend it. I don’t want to discuss the book too much, because I don’t want to give anything away. I will say that I really took to heart the biblical teachings and was able to relate them …

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10 Favorite Places to Eat {10 on Tuesday}

10 Favorite Places to Eat 1. Durango 2. Little China 3. Niffer’s 4. Chili’s 5. Mike & Ed’s BBQ 6. Longhorn Steakhouse 7. Abuelo’s 8. Chic-Fil-A 9. Carraba’s 10. Hungry Howie’s

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{I ♥ Faces} Week 28 – Feet

This pic is of my 2nd son on his 2nd birthday. I love this pic so much. Be sure to check out I ♥ Faces to see all the other beautiful faces that have been entered into the contest!

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Children’s Drawer Labels

I made some labels for Alex’s clothing chest of drawers. I did this with Drew’s drawers awhile back and decided make some new ones for him. I’ve actually made a couple different sets both in black & white and color. I printed out the labels, cut them out, and used packing tape over the entire …

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Spicy Honey BBQ Wings

The other day I was inspired to try out an idea. I thought of curing up boneless, skinless chicken breasts into bite size or maybe a little larger pieces. Bread them and made a sauce to coat them in. I didn’t want to use the regular wing sauce, so I decided to make my own …

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{I ♥ Faces} Week 27 – Sports In Action

Here’s my sports entry. I have 1,000s of soccer pics, but I decided to post one of these from the equestrian show that I did a few months ago. I love this one. Be sure to check out I ♥ Faces to see all the other beautiful faces that have been entered into the contest!

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{I ♥ Faces} Week 27 – Pets

Here’s Johnny Girl at the old ballpark. Finding an old Mountain Dew bottle near the fence kept her busy for nearly an hour! She loved it. Be sure to check out I ♥ Faces to see all the other beautiful faces that have been entered into the contest!

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Lake Martin Fun

Lake Martin is a beautiful lake located in about 40 miles from Alabama’s capital, Montgomery and about 100 miles from Alabama’s biggest city, Birmingham.

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Fix-It Friday: #19 Most Beautiful Gift

Original – “Most Beautiful Gift” Here’s my fixed photo. I cropped it and increased the vibrance on the background. Sharpened the pic and then used a Coffeeshop Action called Honey Retro.

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Feeling the Love at Camp

Last week Drew spent his first week at camp. He went away to Boy Scout Camp in North Carolina; Camp Daniel Boone. I always loved getting stuff while away at camp, so I had a lot of fun writing letters and packaging up little things to send him. Put a mark next to “Good Mom” …

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Camp

Last week Drew spent his first week at camp. He went away to Boy Scout Camp in North Carolina; Camp Daniel Boone. I always loved getting stuff while away at camp, so I had a lot of fun writing letters and packaging up little things to send him. Put a mark next to “Good Mom” …

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