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By The Handful

it’s beautiful… and happy, isn’t it? i trek out to the middle, carefully, along the edge at first, because i don’t want to crush any… and then i venture out into the open. i step cautiously, intentionally. they are just weeds. beautiful, happy weeds. but i want them there for as long as the season […]

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Southern Gal - May 20, 2014 - 3:56 am

Time surely does fly by. Thank you for sharing those sweet memories. The seasons change, but our hearts don’t shrink. They seem to grow bigger to accommodate more love in the form of in-laws and grandchildren. (One of my favorite photos of my middle child is one I snapped when he came in the house with a handful of flowering weeks for me.)

Kathy - May 20, 2014 - 1:52 pm

Happy belated Mother’s Day. Looks like a beauty of a day!

Claudia @ Living on Borrowed Days - May 20, 2014 - 2:17 pm

What beautiful pictures! So serene and fantasy-ish; thanks for sharing! Hopping over from Sweet Shot Tuesday :)

Christian - May 20, 2014 - 7:24 pm

Great photos.

Englepappa - May 20, 2014 - 9:03 pm

Very beautiful flower captures! You’re lucky living nearby a flower field like that. I like the angles from which you show their beauty1

Gunsside - May 20, 2014 - 10:15 pm

Absolute beautiful
Very Nice shots

Jesh SrG - May 20, 2014 - 11:42 pm

Yes, it is hard to see children grow up, but there will be a new period when you can pick daisies with your grand children – an even sweeter experience, because grandparents take more time to enjoy:)

Lady Fi - May 21, 2014 - 3:42 am

What utterly magical shots.

Shirley LeMay - May 22, 2014 - 5:45 pm

Thank you for your words and beautiful images.
With every new season, life brings joy and challenge.

[…] By the Handful – Finding Serendipity.  I love these photos and the commentary that goes with them. I think it’s part of what inspired me to snap a picture of the “weeds” growing in the empty lots next to my work. […]

Motherhood, And A Maternity Shoot

Oh the things I could tell her about motherhood. Truth is, the lessons we learn are as important as those we teach. {Thank you, LaSha, Roger & baby Easton. It was my great joy to spend this time with you.} *** Sweet Shot Tuesdays Communal Global * There are 1440 minutes in every day… 1440 […]

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Southern Gal - February 12, 2013 - 11:43 am

There’s nothing quite as beautiful as an expecting mom.

Tamar Strauss-Benjamin - February 12, 2013 - 4:11 pm

She’s positively glowing!

MG Atwood - February 12, 2013 - 8:39 pm

Oh pretty mama! Gorgeous shots! Love them, and her EYES!!!!

Jill Wellington - February 13, 2013 - 12:51 am

She has such pretty blue eyes! Lovely portraits for the expecting parents.

Lisa - February 13, 2013 - 2:53 am

WOW!!!! Great work Patty!!! Thanks for stopping by and telling me to come take a look. You are doing great and I can clearly see you are using some of the things I taught you during our session. SO PROUD OF YOU!!!!!
Keep up fabulous work~

xoxoxo,

Lisa

becky @ farmgirl paints - February 13, 2013 - 1:13 pm

i love new moms. it’s all so scary and new and they really don’t have a clue what to expect. it’s just one of those things you have to experience yourself…that you have to walk through on your own. beautiful work patty!

Dina@4LettreWords - February 15, 2013 - 2:27 am

These really capture their joy, Patty. Beautiful work!

happy mother’s day

Happy Mother’s Day to you. ***** *****

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cathy - May 9, 2010 - 3:06 pm

wow. who knew the middle of a flower was so gorgeous?! happy mother’s day to you, too. you inspire this mama ;)

Cate - May 9, 2010 - 7:47 pm

Wow – like Cathy said, the inside of that flower is incredible.
Hope that you are having a wonderful Mother’s Day!

kendal - May 9, 2010 - 9:33 pm

Your photos are always awesome! Mine today is of my mom in 1971!

Gayle - May 9, 2010 - 11:26 pm

So lovely! Happy Mother’s Day!

elk - May 10, 2010 - 7:05 pm

bright and beautiful ..just like you friend!! your day was happy and restful I hope!!

Kellee - May 19, 2010 - 9:59 pm

Happy belated Mother’s Day!

Those are gorgeous. I REALLY want to know which lens you are using. The level of detail and definition you are achieving is incredible.

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