Category Archives: Personal

“Just for Fun”. . . or if it’s not so much fun, the “Just Because” :)

Extraordinary Ordinary Miracles

♫ ♪ ♫.. it’s just another orrrrdinary miracle today…♫ ♪ ♫ (Sarah McLaghlin). Don’t you love that song? I love the message. There are so many miracles around us every day. We take them for granted sometimes. But, when you … Continue reading

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Love Came Home

Does anyone have a kleenex, please? *snif* I’m still teary and emotional and could use one. I had a most distinguished – and emotional — honor this past Tuesday. I got to… well… here… let me share the story. Meet … Continue reading

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Epiphany in Expo

Last weekend! How can I even say how amazing it was. It started out joining hearts with the people who did more to define my teenage experience than my own family. My best friends. Together again — just as close … Continue reading

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Now and Forever….

♫ You are a part of me ♪ ! ! ! Oh how true the words of that deeply nostalgic Carol King song became for 9 High School BFF’s last weekend! It was magical! Course, it didn’t hurt that one … Continue reading

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Joy Comes in the Morning

Once upon a time, someone very wise – and gifted in photography (and mentoring) told me something profound. It was in the early stages of my photography while I was dreaming of upgrading my camera, and figuring out how to … Continue reading

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A Fine Week of Fine Art and Friendship

It was so much fun! This past week, I cleansed my soul by taking the whole week off to hang out with my friend, Jen (Photographer extraordinaire!) She came to visit us all the way from upstate New York. It’s … Continue reading

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The Re-Invention of Sandy Powers :)

Maybe a better word than “re-invention” would be “re-focus”.   As you know, photography has been my overwhelming passion for many years.  I love photography.  All of it!  When I’ve got my camera, the world goes away and the only thing … Continue reading

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Blog-Challenged. . .

Sigh. Ok. It’s official. I am a horrible blogger. H-O-R-RIBLE! I always intend to be really good and share some of the cool things I get to work on and photograph, but I just end up spending my time on … Continue reading

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Oregon here we come. . . .

It is finally here! The time for Bill and I to go on a much needed vacation. . .somewhere that’s not all burned up from day after day after day, for months on end, of 100+ degree heat and no … Continue reading

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Where do the Children Go?

Ahhhhhhh. . . Don’t you love that feeling when you’ve worked hard on a project, and you know that you made people happy with your work, and you can put it behind you totally satisfied? And done! I just finished … Continue reading

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