Rockin' The Empty Nest

My Chair & Backdrop

Posted by in Crafts, DIY, Furniture Fixups, Pam Rowell Photography, Photography, Uncategorized

Last week, I was approached about photographing the Daddy/Daughter Ball. I wanted it to be a special event. I did some browsing through Pinterest and other photographers’ websites. I came up with a plan. I looked all over town for the right kind of crepe paper to make a fun, more 3D background. I couldn’t find it. Instead, I ended up with regular rolls of paper. I figured that out, then I needed a prop or bench. I decided to check out the local Goodwill. I had a 3.99 credit,…read more


Finger Painting

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We have the sweetest neighbors! They have graciously accepted us into the family.  They invited us down to finger paint. Dean was working on the chair and I was working on the backdrop. I was going to skip it – in fact, I told Lisa I couldn’t. Dean went to the store for primer. On his way back, he drove by and stopped for a visit. He came home and told me I should take my camera. I couldn’t resist!


February Photo Challenge

Posted by in Photo Challange, Photography

I am trying to do better on the photo challenge. Not feeling well, has made it a little difficult. Hope – love the contrast of the dead and the hope of the new flower in bloom. Something I smelled – Sauerkraut Soft – these are my favorite sheets – oh so soft!  Starts with E – eggs Something Orange I had already taken the one above, but I also liked this one! I will work on catching up!


Verse 3

Posted by in Siesta Scripture Memory Team, Uncategorized

And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that having all sufficiency in all things at all times, you may abound in every good work.  2 Corinthians 9:8 ESV The day I chose this verse, everything in my life seemed rather insufficient. Evident?      


January Flew By – Right Into February!

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The month literally did fly by. I am not sure exactly where it went. I dropped the ball on the ABC Challenge.  I do have a few of them.   G is for Girl Scout Cookie Distribution H- hat & howdy I is for ice cream   Above – L is for Lila! Below – M is for Mary & Joseph N- is Nativity above P is for Pouncy’s Paw Below is R for resourcefulness – Dean ran out of gas. It was quite an ordeal for me – I…read more