After spending 5 months of writing daily articles, the Mommy Footprint pace will slow down over the next few weeks. I need my ‘real’ life organized to gear up for the amazing month of Fall and Halloween activities. I will be back full force to write about my favorite month (October) and the magic it brings to children. But before I sign off, there are some topics I need to mention – read on and save money!
A quick mention that our latest contest has wrapped up for the 3-tier stainless steel container and the winner, Jackie, has been contacted. Thank you for the entries and Healthy Kitchenware for donating the prize.
Over the next few weeks, I will be getting my Christmas shopping completed for my kids. There are sales happening over the next month that I’ve been waiting all year for! My boys and I also set a goal of marking all the storm drains with fish decals on our busy street–and it’s a long street! Besides being on count down mode for the Laity Pumpkin Patch to open, I am excited to start begging a very talented photographer to come out of semi-retirement to photograph my family at the pumpkin patch. I can’t imagine a better backdrop to capture the wonderful ages of my children. Her name is Heidi and she is the talent behind my banner photo and any of the black and white photos posted on the Mommy Footprint site. I can’t believe it’s been 1 year since the last photo session at the beach…it was a wonderful experience and she managed to capture expressions on the faces of my children I could only dream of…not to mention the candid shots. I promise to post a few after I ‘convince’ her it’s a good idea. She is talented beyond anything you’ve seen – you can check out her pictures from a beautiful blog she’s created called The Space Between.
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