Category Archives: chesapeake bay retriever

junior

Well, I didn’t have the opportunity to shoot Sal Jr. when he was first born (I had a nagging cold) but I did get to shoot him a few weeks later. I was hoping he would still be sleeping a majority of the day but that wasn’t the case. He happened to be awake the...

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hanging with mr. cooper

I can’t even tell you how well Cooper behaves around Sophie. She pulls his ears. Pulls his fur. Pulls his chops. He just looks at me with these eyes. They ask me, “Mom, do I have to let her do this?”. He knows he does. I just look at him. Smile. Give him tons of...

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the crib

Our Little Miss Sophie is now 2 months old (a whopping 12 lbs 12 oz too!). I know. I can hardly believe it. Where did the time go…yet I feel as though she’s been in our lives forever. It’s an unbelievable feeling really.
She’s been having trouble staying asleep while taking her naps so one day...

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before she arrived

The day before Sophie arrived Cooper and I were doing our normal afternoon routine…playing in the yard. What a good life.

(yes, more photos of Little Miss Sophie will be posted soon!)

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little peanut

Last week I tortured Little Miss Sophie by keeping her naked while I took her 3 week photos. I warn you…there are many, many adorable photos and I couldn’t pick just one or two to post. I’m sure you will agree once you see them!

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happy spring

It may be a smidge chilly out BUT it isn’t raining, the sun is brightly shining, I slept fairly well last night (btw, just over two weeks until the wee one decides to arrive), I’ve had some chocolate already this morning, we have some fresh hyacinths from the garden that I can smell from 2...

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light

During the spring & summer, the afternoon light in our bedroom is so warm and rich. I decided to make the most of it today and torture Cooper just for a tiny bit. At any given moment he loves being on the bed but he knows it’s getting warmer & lighter out and would prefer...

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