Tag Archives: Aunt Laura

Canterbury Tales: a trip to the RenFest

Fall isn’t really fall for me unless I go to the KC RenFest, I’ve been practically every year since I was 10 or 11. This year I went with my sister and brother-in-law and the kids and we had a … Continue reading

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Water babies

Every year my dad’s side of the family has a huge Fourth of July cook-out/family reunion. The same people host it each year and luckily for the kiddos, they have an above ground pool. My sister took my niece and … Continue reading

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Sake’s alive, this boy’s five!

In honor of his birthday, I did a quick, portrait session with my nephew. It was golden hour, the weather was beautiful and his little sister was asleep, it was perfect. Looking at these photos I can’t get over how … Continue reading

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Walkin’ the plank

My nephew turned five last week and we celebrated his birthday with a huge, over-the-top pirate party Saturday. My sister loves birthdays and always throws a great party. This one was full of games and costumes and crafts.

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Watching from afar

I spent the weekend at my sister’s. Her neighbors live next door to a church and we often sit outside while my niece and nephew and the neighbor kids play and ride bikes in the church parking lot. I snapped … Continue reading

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Family time is fun time

Our late family Christmas was a lot of fun. We played my niece’s new game, baked cookies and about a million other things.

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Grandpa never stood a chance

I spent part of the weekend at my dad’s house in southwestern Missouri for a belated family Christmas. Now my dad, my sisters and I all grew up on farms and my oldest sister’s kids are too, my other niece … Continue reading

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