I can’t believe January is over and we are almost halfway through February already! In Michigan, February is usually the homestretch of winter. Usually the worst for cold and snow. And even though we typically get snow until sometime in April, March usually arrives and gives us some warmth and hope that Spring is right around the corner.
This past month, however, we were blessed with an unseasonably warm weekend. Temps got up near 60 degrees and we were able to explore outside without the bulky winter gear and pretend that subzero temps were a thing of the past. My favorite evening was when Charlotte, Maddie and I went to play in the cat tails. Here are 10 images from that night.
When you are done here, please follow our loop all the way around to see what the other talented Mamas in the group are up to this month! Next up is the amazing Angee of 2B Seen Photography!
AND WE’RE BACK! I know, I know… I said our blog circle was done. And it is. I swear. But a couple of us were so sad to not keep it going that we decided to start a fresh blog circle project for 2018 and invited a lot of talented ladies to join! So this year, on the 10th of every month, we will all post 10 images. It might be a series shot all at once. It may be 10 images of a common theme. It may just be our favorite 10 images of the month. Who knows?! That’s the beauty of it. Each month is an adventure and it will be so fun to make this project up as we go along.
I don’t know about you, but where I live in Michigan, we have gone through an incredible cold snap of weather that has had us stuck inside since before Christmas. I’m personally getting a little cabin feverish, but I’ve decided to take this opportunity to find new light inside my home and experiment with it in different ways. These are my 10 favorite images that I took during our subzero confinement.
When you are done here, be sure to travel all the way around this amazing loop and see what they were up to this month! Next up is my talented friend, Jenny, of Sycamore Lane Photography!
I’m blogging again already! Yay! I’ve been going stir crazy being stuck inside these last couple weeks. Our entire winter break we’ve had subzero temps and lots of wind. We’ve only been able to pay outside a couple of times, and when we did it was for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. So to get out of my creative funk I decided to do an hour by hour project on New Years Eve. I don’t know why my crazy brain thought it would be a good idea to shoot every hour from 9 am to midnight… I stuck to it most of the day, but the later it got, the time ran together and I don’t think I got one every hour. But regardless, I documented our lazy day at home perfectly. Here’s our New Year’s Eve!
I can’t believe a year has gone by so fast and this project is coming to a close. It has been so amazing collaborating with these talented ladies over the last couple of years. Sadly, this will be our last blog circle together as our lives are taking us in different directions. Some of us need to simplify things, some are trying to limit social media, and some just have different goals. No matter what, I feel so blessed to have gotten to know each of these ladies and I still look forward to following them and seeing their beautiful adventures.
For my final 5 minutes, I am going to share my daughter’s first time painting on her new easel that Santa brought her. It is her favorite gift and I know it will be mine too. I plan to shoot her a lot in this space. If you want to follow the adventures of my tiny artist, please follow me on Instagram and follow the hashtag #storiesfromoureasel.
Once you are done here, please be sure to visit my talented friend, Karen of Karen Osdieck Photography!