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Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Nature

  I have really enjoyed being a stay-at-home mom since March.  I had been a pre-k teacher since 1989 and now, I work nights and Thursday and Fridays until July. I have had more time to bond with my son and I have really enjoyed renewing my love for photography. My son and I go letter boxing, hiking  or just play and I find things that I usually don't take the time to see to take photos of... This day I took pictures of damsel flies for 20 minutes all of them did not come out... but then finally my son sat still and so did I and we captured this one... I am pretty proud of it... as I have no fancy shutter speed on my camera...
  A few days later we were sitting on a bench looking at the view... this is what we saw...

6 comments:

Rayna M. Iyer said...

I may be wrong, but I think the best time ever is time spent doing nothing with your kid, and enjoying it.

That's an awesome photograph. Wonder where the path leads? Looks like a fairy pathway to me.

Natasha said...

Great pictures and I echo your thoughts totally! Last year I quit full time teaching so that I could spend more time with my kids. I have so enjoyed spending more time with them. I am so happy that I am not a stressed out crazy person at the end of each day too!

I have also reignited my passion for photography! Sounds like we are both in a happy place at the moment!

Best wishes,
Natasha.

Yellow House said...

That first picture is amazing! I love the green on green. Thanks so much for joining in this week!

Trish said...

Gorgeous pictures by an incredibly gorgeous lady, that I am grateful to have as such a sweet friend! Lots of love to you xxoxo

gayle said...

Speaking from a Gramme's point of view....I think you made a wise choice in being a stay at home mommy. Teaching is so stressful now a days!! Love the pictures!!
What is letter boxing?

Jess said...

I love insects! Perfect focus you got him at, and what wonderful iridescent color he has!

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