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quinn is mona’s daughter. she’s amazingly energetic, creative, and artistic. She loves animals and wants to save the world. some say she’s a 25 year old trapped inside an 8 year old’s body. okay… maybe just me. but seriously, Q! You ROCK. avery is the cutie pie daughter of Allyson. a pretty red-head who teaches […]

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April 7, 2012 - 9:50 pm

Becky S. - I LOVE everything about this! Takes me back to my younger days!

April 8, 2012 - 1:52 am

Linda Hanson - These are so enjoyable….so fun and lively ! Imagine they take each of us back to our”younger girl years” where all we had to do was play and have fun with our best friend….creating joys along the way….Quinn and Avery are amazingly cute !

April 9, 2012 - 1:12 pm

Karen - It so brings me back! Where have those days gone?! Thank you Stacy for the memories that came rushing back!!

April 9, 2012 - 5:07 pm

stacy - Thanks, Linda! it was such a beautiful day, spent with beautiful gals :)

April 9, 2012 - 5:07 pm

stacy - thank you, becky! i’m so glad that avery already knew how to play cat’s cradle. i think it’s a game that’s becoming extinct! haha

April 9, 2012 - 5:09 pm

stacy - karen—i bet you played many games of hopscotch with your sisters growing up :) i wish we could go back to the days before texting, Facebook, and satellite TV! –S

April 19, 2012 - 11:27 pm

Kyla O'Neal - Absolutely love this, Stacy! Reminds me of my childhood…I was such a little tomboy!

sara ashley

location: bradshaw,ne; former clubhouse of all my aunts and uncles….who called themselves “we five” …hence the stencil. how awesome is that?! make-up: sara newton wardrobe: grandma newton’s moth ball closet, vintage circa 1950

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April 5, 2012 - 1:08 am

Becky S. - That is awesome! I love that dress!

LaMarr, my mother’s mother

Gramma Newton. she could teach you a thing or two. she raised five kids on the farm … five very unique individuals who all have a passion for life and family. Nancy: a creative crafting genius who insists on having a good time everywhere she’s planted. Richard: a quiet guy… married to a beautiful, artistic […]

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April 4, 2012 - 2:14 am

Becky S. - I love everything about this! Gotta love Grandma’s! I just recently took some of my Grandma still on her farm!

April 4, 2012 - 3:02 am

mona - this post touched my heart! You are so fortunate that you have the opportunity to take photos of your beautiful grandma and family. I wish I still had the opportunity to do the same. You will cherish these pictures for the rest of your life. What a special tribute to your grandma.

picture perfect day with the meyer’s

i’ve photographed the meyer family a few times now…and this is my favorite so far. : )   perfect weather and beautiful children. my dream combo. thanks Brett and Emily for being so laid back and awesomely amazing! you’re the best.

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April 3, 2012 - 1:29 am

Emily - Stacy – these are perfect! You are so amazing!

April 4, 2012 - 5:10 pm

Whitney - Love these! The balloon photos are the sweetest!

spring break

what a busy weekend. i was so thankful for today…the only uninterrupted day I had this week. and don’t get me wrong… i love interruptions….if they involve being outdoors or getting to eat something yummy. ; )  tomorrow I’m off to the farm to help my aunt jenni at her greenhouse for a couple days, […]

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March 27, 2012 - 3:36 am

Mona - OK so you know I am madly in love with this image right? You have no idea how excited I am so see what else you came up with. I feel like I am looking at myself back in the day and it feels so good to see my girl loving the outdoors as much as I did and getting just as dirty! You work magic girl :) Thank you for this! I think this should be on a greeting card too!

March 27, 2012 - 3:07 pm

stacy - awwwww….. what a good friend I have! I’ve been wanting to do a session like this for over a year. i’m glad it finally materialized and you helped me achieve my dream! can’t wait to see these puppies printed! not to mention edit the rest and get them up in a sample gallery :) miss you!

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