Monday, January 17, 2011

almost like my own

kaishon and sienna 8 My best friend Jen has a superb family.

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kaish and sienna When we were in high school her parents were in the process of building a house.kaish and sienna 1 They lived in a trailer while it was being built.

kaish and sienna 2 It was always packed in that little trailer.kaishon and sienna 5

1 mom. 1 dad. 3 kids. 1 big dog. 1 little dog.sienna and kaishon 5

Packed with people.sienna and kaishon 6

sweet shot button Packed with treasures.sienna and kaishon 9Packed with love.kaishon and sienna 7 Study 1 - black border (resized 150)

52 comments:

Kristina P. said...

I love the visual of this.

April said...

Each and every picture you share tells a story...and never fails to warm my heart through and through!

Ann Imig said...

Cannot get over the beauty of your blog, your family, and your photos.

Spectacular.

Thank you

Wanda said...

Love the way your mind thinks, the memories you grasp and your storytelling. And of course, the images you capture.

In fact, I think I love everything about you!!!

Just Bits and Pieces said...

Beautiful photos & story....that's the kind of home I hope to have one day!!! A place for my kids to bring their friends!

Buckeroomama said...

You are so great at weaving your wonderful photos and lovely words together. I could almost *hear* you tell the story... =)

Lori said...

Your words and these photo's...these faces...completely warm my heart...you amaze me my friend. XX

Freckles & Dimples Photography said...

I feel the same way about my bff (also named Jen) and her family!

Sarah Halstead said...

I love these photos. Gorgeous! What a great story.

Dina @ 4 Lettre Words said...

You are surrounded by so much beauty and love, my friend!

Jessica Heights said...

It sounds like a wonderful place filled with wonderful people!

Natalie said...

BEAUTIFUL entry. We also live in a trailer, although it's only 3 of us I can imagine how packed it was with 5 people and two dogs ;) But it is true that it's packed with love..and togetherness...and I loved your post!

Gigi said...

Sounds like the perfect home to me; filled with love & laughter.

Formerly known as Frau said...

Your pictures tell a beautiful story everyday....I enjoy reading it everyday!

Mom to 9 Blessings! said...

lovely in every way!

hugs and blessings today! be safe today with the ice all around us!

Jill
http://fnaphotography.blogspot.com

casseydab said...

wonderful you have,,,,,they are so lovely

Maddy said...

Sounds like our little house with 6 people in it! Then my family moved to the Poconos and got a "big house" and it just wasn't the same with everyone having their own rooms and all :o/

Sally said...

Sweet photos.

Courtney said...

love your little story to go along with the pictures, really sweet and great photos!

April said...

Your blog is a blessing to many.

richies said...

As Always - Amazing, Awesome, and A+

An Arkies Musings

Reader Wil said...

I love your photos accompanied by a story .Great post!

Karen said...

Oh, the faces, young and old. The eyes of the man, so full of light and life! The hands. You've captured some treasures. How blessed you are to know this family!
Thanks for your visit. following. I look forward to seeing more of your work on SST. blessings on your day.

Tara said...

What a sweet story...love all these photos.

Gigi Ann said...

What a lovely family, and I Agree, they Are Almost like our own.

Thanks for visiting my ABC post today.

In the Heart of Happy said...

I adore the love you can feel in this post. Sometimes the more crowded the space, the more special it is!!

Sylvia K said...

The love is always in your house, your life, your family and friends and I'm so glad you share it with us! It always warms my day and my heart! Beautiful post and photos as always! Hugs to you and Kaishon!

Sylvia

Jedediah said...

A wonderful A post, I love the last photo.

Kay L. Davies said...

If everyone had your outlook on life, there would be no war. Can we have you cloned? LOL
Wonderful post. Thank you.
-- K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

Busy Bee Suz said...

I have a feeling YOU were packed in there too.
xoxoxox

Lin said...

Oh, wow. What gorgeous photos! I love the story you tell, too. Beautiful work!

photowannabe said...

I love how friends and their family can be ALMOST like your own. Great pictures of family doing family things together. You always brighten my day Becky.

Roger Owen Green said...

at some level, we do create our own extended family
ROG, ABC Wednesday team

Alie said...

What lovely shots! You capture the emotions so well!

Erika B said...

You tell a story so well and your photos always fit just perfectly!

Erika B

Lizzi said...

Beautiful photos and beautiful sentiments.

Kelly said...

So poignant -- and really cuts to the heart of what's important.

Lana said...

WOW! Your photos are truly incredible! I love all the details you capture, like the wonderful hands wrapped around the neck in the last picture! And the pictures of the kids are fantastic and...well, ALL of them are awesome!

Hugs/blessings, Lana

jennykate77 said...

Love the little story and of course I LOVE your beautiful photographs...such an artist you are. I love the way you see the world.

Kathleen said...

Love it! You have a great way with words, and your photos are fabulous!

Shey said...

Becky, you are such a big inspiration to me, I love all your beautiful pictures and everything that you write. =D

Cheryl said...

Gorgeous photos. That last one? Priceless.

Cheryl
ABC Team

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Rare things search for something alike.


Please have you all a good Wednesday.

daily athens

Laurie Matherne said...

Very cool.

Wanda said...

The size of a house does not equate to the size of the love... This is a beautiful picture story... I would be honored to meet this family.

Love and Hugs
Wanda

Tumblewords: said...

Astounding photos and narrative - love it!

Rajesh said...

Wonderful pictures.

jijie said...

Nice Shots

I'm your newest follower from ABC-WED, hope you will follow me back here@ Step Up
Take Care

septembermom said...

The pictures tell us so much. Wonderful.

Lulu Post said...

The story, the pictures, everything is perfect!

Visiting from ABC Wednesday. I am your new follower too. I hope you can visit my entry too.
A is for Angels

I'm just the MOM said...

I love that pink piggy bank! Awesome pics as always Beck! I think I may have to join in this challenge next week :)

Liz said...

Beautiful! I have two friends like that. I wasn't blessed with a big family so I consider them and their spouses my siblings.