Monthly Archives: April 2010

Red Rock Canyon

On my trip to Las Vegas over the last weekend, we got there a little too early and couldn’t check into the hotel.   So we decided that instead of spending the day on the strip, we were going out to … Continue reading

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This is the stump of a cut down tree that used to live in our front yard.  I made that stump my bitch today.  It no longer resides here. Flowers were planted, mulch was put down, rocks removed, sun burn … Continue reading

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Girl’s Soccer

Some personal selects from shooting the Hickman High School girl’s soccer game against Francis Howell Central in Columbia, Mo. on Saturday afternoon, April 17, 2010.

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Posted in ball, Columbia, Francis Howell Central, girl's soccer, Hickman High School, kick, Missouri, referee, soccer, Sports, throw in | Leave a comment


I had been telling my roommate that there was a nest in gutters on the house for weeks.  Today, he cleaned.  Momma flew out and out came 5 little eggs.  I think they were going to move the nest to … Continue reading

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A little bit of heaven and little bit of aw yeah…

Despite 80 degree weather, I made chili and jalapeno cheddar cornbread for dinner this evening that was enjoyed by all.

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On a sunny day you…

Some friends came in to town from STL over the weekend because their kids had a U-10’s soccer tournament in Jefferson City.  Obviously, I had to go take photos.  Kids with a ball?  I’m in.  Wait?  You want me to … Continue reading

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Easter Egg (Roulette)

Easter tradition around our house involves a bunch of hard boiled eggs and 5 raw ones.  We spend the afternoon dying all our pretty eggs and letting them dry.  We have dinner.  And then go around the table.  Pick an … Continue reading

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Spring in Seattle

Despite the 70 degree weather the week before I arrived, it stormed and rained and was windy most of the time I was visiting.  These are some of the things I saw this week. Rain drops on the car window … Continue reading

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