Reality Shots

Fun, everyday, keeping-it-real, reality shots.

Sunday Evening Shots

This past Sunday we had dinner at our house.  While the adults talked the kids found entertainment on the trampoline.  Of course, seeing their wild, free fun I had to capture a few moments.  Like Total Sweetness (TS) literally springing...

Trampoline-Awesome Hair

Oh, to have hair like either of these girls! It is absolutely beautiful–like lioness princesses. To obtain it takes: 1 night of sponge rollers, add hairspray, place girls on trampolines. Take incredible pictures of such beautiful...

My Buddy Timeline

My sweet little Buddy isn’t so little anymore.  In fact he’s almost catching up to me in height and is enjoying being top dog as a sixth grader. So the question hits me, when did this happy little guy… Who used to eat...

Happy Pioneer Day!

Pioneer Day is an official Utah holiday. It commemorates the Mormon Pioneers entering the Salt Lake Valley on July 24, 1847. We celebrate with fireworks, homemade ice cream, and a family party. It also happens to be a convenient time to...

With Love From Xyla

Going through pictures from family dinner last Sunday, I came across this one.  It shouldn’t have been a surprise since I was the one originally behind the shutter, but I’d forgotten about it somehow.  When I saw it again I...

Reality Shot: My Kids

When he wakes up looking like Wolverine one morning and a fawn the next, I know Total Sweetness is about two months overdue for a hair cut. The pained expression is because he hates it. “It’s clipper time.” And Missy K...