Yearly Archives: 2011

halloween 2011.

we had a busy weekend. we celebrated halloween all weekend. by the time trick or treating came, i barely had enough strength to sit on the porch, eat dinner and watch nonni and brian handout candy to MY neighbors! lol. it was fun. sad it’sView full post »

the holidays are coming!

a few weekends ago my whole family went to minges farm in harrison, OH to kick off the holiday seasons. the forecast said high 50′s and windy, so we prepared for fall weather when actually it was a beautiful HOT day. so we were overdressedView full post »


i met hannah and her (hilarious) mom for the first time on this day. a few different people that referred hannah to me bragged about how cute and sweet she was. they were exactly right. she just kept saying, “just tell me what to do and i&#View full post »

mr. & mrs. schweitzer!

this is maggie who my family so lovingly has called ‘maggot’ for the last 22 yrs. we’ve done a lot together over the years from intense soccer year round, to teammates in every other sport, to sleep overs and ghost in theView full post »


this session was easy. and i say easy because she’s into photo so she knows what looks good and not so good. she did her research and looked at other senior sessions to get a feel for posing. and she followed directions perfectly. if i neededView full post »


amanda and i went on a little adventure for her senior session. she was up for anything so we just drove til we found some cool spots. hot. do you have any idea how many cars stopped behind the dressed up girl who appeared to be by herself onView full post »

in case you didn’t see it on fb yet…

here are some of my families statuses since last night… ben’s: We received amazing news today. The latest scan shows 40-50% tumor reduction! Plus, Ali is gaining weight again. Prayers are being answered! mom’s: Can you hear all ofView full post »

mr. & mrs. shoup!

talk about a smiley happy couple. all smiles, all day. so for wedding gifts they each made each other scrap books. ummm you could’nt pay adam $500 bucks to make me a scrapbook! in his to her he included allllll the original facebook emailsView full post »