Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Black and White Wednesday "Snow bunnies"


Found Dahlia in a pouty mood so I threw a hat a scarf on her (funny, that didn't improve her mood at all) and ran for my camera.

The picture below was my entry for this weeks photo challenge at iheartfaces as my best face photo for 2010. I normally would have picked a smiley face but something about this "diva" look spoke to me so I entered it.


And the voting for this challenge is by the public so..........(shameless plug coming)

.......if you're so inclined you could pop over there and vote for....ummm.....mine, if you like. It's number 370. Thanks!! I owe you one.

So, onto some snow bunnies just having some fun in the snow.

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Holidays-downtown 007

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"who's your big sister...?"

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"wanna kiss?"

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a little closer.

the long road

Join with Lisa for some great black and white photography.

Here's that kissy picture in blk&wh. I like the way the highlights popped on the tree branches

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And "Miss Pouty Diva face" one more time.


She just makes me smile.

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Happy Wednesday. Stay warm.


Kayce said...

Love these and that pouty face! I have to say I'm a bit jealous of your snow...I grew up in the snow and miss it every winter here at the beach! Happy New Year to you and your beautiful family!

Buckeroomama said...

Sometimes (only sometimes!) I wish we have snow here, too.

Dahlia puts on a great diva-ish pout... love it! I think I love it just a tad more in B/W! =)

Anonymous said...

Love the sister kissy face pictures!! I think every girl should have a kissy face picture :) Looks like it's business as usual in your neck of the woods. Enjoy the winter!

Mom to 9 Blessings! said...

Wanda - your girls are so beautiful and the shots truly capture their individual personalities!


Gail said...

Pouty is awfully precious!!!

Love seeing your snow bunnies, I need to get mine out too! Love them all, but especially the kissy ones.

Have a wonderful week!


Ashley Sisk said...

So so sweet!

Marla said...

So cute! Off to vote at I Heart Faces for that cute pout. Jack has requested snow for his birthday later this month, send some down for us, will ya? :)

Happy Wednesday!

Pix-Ology said...

Your images just get more and more gorgeous!

Love Letters To China said...

How is it possible that sweet girl of yours is so beautiful even with a pouty face? I'm heading over to vote in a minute.

It just boggles my mind that you have so much snow on the ground and I'm looking threw my window at the swaying palm trees and 75 degree weather. I'm sorry...I know that was really mean to write. ;-)

Happy Wednesday Wanda!


Joni said...

gorgeous photos. i love those in bw.

Lexi said...

my goodness those eyes! So pretty! Great shots!

Lisa said...

You have SUCH a big and beautiful heart!

Love that sister shot and I think their obvious devotion/love could melt a few of those icicles!

:) We are plenty chilly & were graced with abundant snow for Christmas...but its all gone now :( and we are ready for more! ( yes, I will eat those words soon enough!) ;)

Stunning shots!

Our family said...

OOOOOOOH YOu never cease to make me smile with your glorious girls and their BEAUTIFUL pictures!!!!! xo

Freckles & Dimples Photography said...

I love the pouty face...i see one of those regularly around here! great shots!

Colleen said...

Oh goodness, pouting or not, your girls are very beautiful!:)

Steffie B. said...

Beautiful images the pouty look too!

Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

These are BEAUTIFUL Wanda!! I loved the pouty picture that you posted for the I heart faces contest, but I love the kissy pictures just as much!! You can tell that D and M have a very tight bond..... the emotion very clearly comes through in your photos.

Hoping you have a wonderful and relaxing weekend.

And oh so excited that I am going to get to see my "Canadian Snowbird" friend this summer:)

Luv Ya,


Dita said...

Look at those gorgeous beauties! I'll bet I know a little boy who can make her smile!!! Your commentary always CRACKS ME UP!

love ya!

Mahmee said...

We're supposed to get a little snow here tomorrow. Love the snow bunnies both pouting and smiling!