Favorite Things, Life, Photography

100 Things I Love

  The day before Thanksgiving, I found via a Facebook shout out, a blog post by Jennifer P. Williams, whom I had never heard of before. 100 Things I Love. Simple enough and full of amazing things to well, love. At the end of the list, she wrote Inspired by Melisa Wells. WAIT, I KNOW… Continue reading 100 Things I Love

photography, amateur photographer, amazon, affiliate, blogging, blogger, humor
Amazon, Link Party, Photography

The Amateur Photography Tools that Make Me Look Like a Professional

  I hate that I just said I look like a professional photographer. It made me throw up in my mouth a little. But since realizing I love photography, I have learned that you can be a semi-professional photographer without having to spend big bucks, waste lots of time and learn tools that are hard.… Continue reading The Amateur Photography Tools that Make Me Look Like a Professional

humor, pic monkey, canva, graphics
Blogging, Humor, Photography

Creating Idiotic Canva and Pic Monkey Graphics Is Why I’ll Never Get a Million Followers

So here I am writing a ton of posts and articles for my other job on a lazy Saturday afternoon when all of a sudden I got the stupidest brainstorm known to man. Backstory- I was creating graphics for my blog (the shit on Pinterest that according to SITS catches your eye and gets you… Continue reading Creating Idiotic Canva and Pic Monkey Graphics Is Why I’ll Never Get a Million Followers

Christmas, Family, Photography

Life and Stuff

    I was working away from home the last week of school before Christmas break. Mike sent me this picture on the last day of high school after finals for the holidays. Buddy needs a phone apparently.     Making doggie biscuits. I made homemade bread for the first time for our Christmas dinner.… Continue reading Life and Stuff

Food, Link Party, Photography

Bruschetta That’s Easier to Make Than it is to Pronounce

  It's pronounced BRUSKETTA. I know this because I had to Google it. There is no Wizard behind the curtain here; I have no secrets. Especially when I came up with this recipe a few weeks ago for my friend Rebecca's birthday. I was at the Jewel (a local grocery chain) looking for "fun food"… Continue reading Bruschetta That’s Easier to Make Than it is to Pronounce

Blogging, Humor, Photography

How to Create a Funky Sidebar Bio with Pic Monkey

  I am learning as I go when it comes to WordPress; every day there is something new. Apparently, there is even MORE HTML language that I have to know to own my blog. It has never made me appreciate all they did for me over at Blogger more. For real. But at the same time,… Continue reading How to Create a Funky Sidebar Bio with Pic Monkey

Chicago, Life, Photography

Why I Bring My Camera With Me to Get a “Life Changing” Cheeseburger

This past weekend was absolutely stunning. Sunny, crisp but not cold, perfect for November. It was the first weekend without any soccer or cheer obligations since summer so we decided to celebrate. By getting in our automobile. And sitting in traffic. But it was worth it because we got really good greasy food. Really, all… Continue reading Why I Bring My Camera With Me to Get a “Life Changing” Cheeseburger