Rex Lee Smith… "Gee Dee"

I had the honor of being the first born grandchild of two of the greatest men ever…they were both WWII vets, and they were the epitome of “gentleman” in every sense of the… Continue reading

Although it’s Christmas, here is a football post…

Oh my goodness, I have so much to catch up on with Miss Finn… as usual, I run out of time by the end of the day, and unfortunately photos hit the back… Continue reading


A very rainy first Halloween for the little one… but I made her little lamb costume, so it became a necessity to put her in it and at least hit up one house…… Continue reading

Fall photos

In early October, I was asked to do a shoot at a beautiful park in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  I had never been before, and I wanted to check it out before meeting… Continue reading

Gettin’ big-

Another lost post-  from late September, perhaps?  She’s a lot bigger now!  

The State Fair

Before we had even moved here, we had heard about the North Carolina State Fair, and it didn’t disappoint.   We spent an incredible evening with the Wheatleys eating our way through what… Continue reading

Let’s go back a little…

I am so behind in posting and have many photos to put out there-  we have been busy with visitors, football games, and photo shoots (yay!), that I have neglected the blog, and now… Continue reading

Happy Day to you, Miss Finley…

Your life has filled my own with  many moments of happiness and grace, and you are loved by so many.  Happy first birthday, little one!

Happy Halloween!

 Our big visit to the Pumpkin Patch last week!

Vist from New England!

At the end of September, my mother-in-law came for a long weekend, and we had such a great time!  She had never been to Raleigh before, and the weather was perfect.  We spent… Continue reading