Photography

American Girl Isabelle Giveaway

Olivia and an American Girl Hug My seven year old daughter loves American Girl — and desperately wanted Isabelle for her birthday. Little girls grow up way too fast and so I just couldn’t resist […]

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how-to-hang-tinsel

How to hang tinsel on a Christmas Tree — according to Olivia, age 7. Up here in Canada, we have already celebrated Thanksgiving. So, it is fair game for us to get a head start […]

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pink-frosting

A spoonful of sugar… This past week, Olivia and I had some sugary fun making Rice Krispies Treats for the #TreatsforToys campaign with Rice Krispies and The Salvation Army. And, as you can tell, my […]

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Gluten Free Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie

Don’t let Olivia get all the cookies… A few weeks ago, I posted this recipe for Gluten Free Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. I am linking back to it today in case you missed it – […]

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How to Add a Dramatic Sky to Your Photos - Photoshop Tutorial

Want Clouds? Make Clouds! Alishia Osborn, from Just Leesha, is here with a Photoshop tutorial to show you how to add a dramatic sky to your photos. With a few steps in Photoshop, you can […]

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Taylor Swift 1989

Olivia shaking it off… Yesterday, Olivia and her cousins, Julia and Sophia, had some fun celebrating the release of Taylor Swift’s new album, 1989, by shaking it off with a life size Taylor Swift cut-out. […]

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my_social_book1

Teresa, a 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, shares a fun way you can enjoy your socially shared photos in printed format. This is a sponsored post and our writer was compensated, but all opinions remain […]

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Halloween Cat Costume

Julia is Getting Ready for Halloween… This past week I made cat costumes for my daughter, Olivia, and Susan’s daughters, Julia and Sophia. I love these DIY girls black cat Halloween costumes so much, I […]

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TrunxApp Giveaway

Here’s another chance to win $100 Visa Gift Card. This post and our recent #TrunxPhotoFun Twitter Party are sponsored by the photo app Trunx. Trunx – that “lets you snap, organize and store forever”… privately […]

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How to Use and Love Layers in Photoshop

To edit photos in Photoshop, you must learn to use layers. What are layers? Simply put, they are photo adjustments you can stack on top of your picture. You can add as many or as […]

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