NaBloPoMo Day 29: Frost

On Monday we woke up to this frost. “It looks like snow, Mommy!” G said. Tomorrow temps are supposed to be in the 70s. Now that we’re venturing into December, I’m ready for snow and colder weather so we can use our fireplace more often. Virginia weather be crazy.


Cabbage Butterfly

When we walked around Snead’s, I saw a lot of these butterflies in the fields. I thought it was odd to see butterflies at the end of October, but apparently these Cabbage Butterflies (or White Butterflies or Cabbage Whites) are one of the last to leave, sometimes sticking around as late as November. I’ve seen… Read More Cabbage Butterfly

Holidays, Photography

Halloween 2016

I’d say Halloween 2016 was a success. When I think about it, the holiday celebrations started on Thursday. Both boys had Halloween parties at school. They got to dress up in costumes and had all sorts of sugary snacks. G even had pizza, and it was nice not to have to worry about making him… Read More Halloween 2016