A Small Battery Emergency at Type A Parent Conference…

by Janice

When your friends are dressed in crocheted legwarmers, neon green t-shirts and are having a “dance off” in front of 200+ people, you NEED your flash to work!

Only problem was, when I pulled out my flash (I rarely use it, as I prefer to shoot with ambient light) I realized I had forgotten to put my batteries back in after charging them! I usually always carry extra batteries in my camera bag, but for some reason, I was out!

So, I did what any mom blogger in the situation would do — I grabbed my friend Laura’s flash off her Canon, since she was dancing, and shot away! Cause, seriously, that was not a moment to be missed!

Type-A Conference - Dance Off

Just Dance 2 "Dance Off" at Type-A Conference

I don’t know what it is about batteries — but you always seem to need them when you don’t have them!

What are the items/times you try to make sure you have back up batteries???

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Written by Janice, co-founder of the Mom Blog, 5 Minutes for Mom
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Janice is co-founder of 5 Minutes For Mom. She's been working online since 2003 and is thankful her days are full of social media, writing and photography. You can see more of her photos at janicecrozephotography.com.

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