Well, I am sad to say these images were caught in the blog-void since this past fall. Fortunately, the images were of my own family, so I don’t feel as bad. This way, though, I can wish you a happy new year and send some good vibes your way for 2013!
I enjoy planning our family portrait each year, and try to find a way to make each one unique. Fortunately, with a growing toddler, it is pretty easy to do that. …since kids grow so much from year to year. That aside, we planned an outdoor portrait at a park in Jackson. While I was hoping for more vibrant fall colors, we came across this lovely water feature and decided it would make a great setting for our portrait. Yes, this is the one that went on our Christmas card. And yes, that is a watering can in the portrait with us. Sometimes a happy kiddo is more important than a superfluous prop in the portrait. It’s all about picking your battles… and in this case I think we all came out on top.
And all of them: