#NaPhoPoMo 2013 Day 26: Our Christmas tree

  Our mini Christmas tree is up! I'm not usually a Christmas kind of person but I'm really excited this year because is Gael's first. Last year I put up the tree because I was pregnant and this year he gets to see the light beam. The holidays are just so much nicer when you … Continue reading #NaPhoPoMo 2013 Day 26: Our Christmas tree

#NaPhoPoMo 2013 Day 22: Beautiful Green

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to take photos at the Neighborhood Centers (NCI) grand opening of their Leonel Castillo Community Center  located near downtown. I hadn't posted any of the photos because I was waiting to give them to NCI. This is one of my favorite photos of the day.  I noticed … Continue reading #NaPhoPoMo 2013 Day 22: Beautiful Green

#naphopomo 2013, Day 14: The art of design

I'm always impressed with people that are able to create beauty with their hands. Tonight I attended the Taste of the Texans event where HCC had a booth displaying design work by one of the professors along with delicious sweets. The photos below show you a before and after.  It was great watching the designer … Continue reading #naphopomo 2013, Day 14: The art of design

Day 9: Community Table #naphopomo

Tonight I got some much needed adult time with my lady friends April and Ericka. We have made it a habit to meet every 2 to 3 weeks for a nice dinner out. It is our version of "ladies night out “minus the heavy drinking and clubbing. Gael is usually the 4th guest but tonight … Continue reading Day 9: Community Table #naphopomo

Day 8: Captured #naphopomo

My favorite subjects to photograph are children and the elderly. I always something pure, innocent and beautiful when taking their photographs. This is why I was so excited to be able to photograph my friend's parents earlier this month. I finished editing and delivered photos yesterday which means I can finally share some of them … Continue reading Day 8: Captured #naphopomo

#naphopomo 2013, day 7: Twenty minutes

Today I ran on my own for the first time in a long time. I think last time I ran alone was when I was a few months pregnant. It was only for 20 minutes and not at all the pace I used to have but it felt great. 20 minutes was all I could … Continue reading #naphopomo 2013, day 7: Twenty minutes

#naphopomo 2013, Day 4: Pan Dulce

With the weather change comes pan dulce for me. I find comfort and much needed warmth in eating a piece of pan dulce with a cup of Cafe or hot chocolate.  I don't think I'm alone on this because the Panaderia was pretty busy when I visited last night. what about you? what brings you … Continue reading #naphopomo 2013, Day 4: Pan Dulce