color run birmingham, 2012

so it’s officially been over a month since i last posted, but i wanted to take a minute to blog about the color run. you may remember me posting about it back in the spring.

it was meant to be my first 5k and i went crazy with excitement, began the couchto5k program, etc. then casey got sick, i got sick, and life happened. so, you can imagine my surprise when all of a sudden, september arrived and it was time to … gasp … run.

the run was scheduled for labor day, and of course it rained. has anyone else noticed how insanely wet this summer has been? i feel like i’ve worn my rainboots more than my sunglasses around here …

anyhow, turns out the rain was a blessing in disguise. it kept us cool and allowed for even more color saturation!! i even heard a few people who had obviously ran in other color run events say that they had more fun in the rain!

here are the only three pictures i managed to snap before i tucked my phone safely away to stay dry.

xoxoxo.

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the weekend in photographs

this weekend was full of art, design, friends, fun, food, and family. instead of boring you with the details, i’ll let you have a look instead. enjoy!

scratching baby's ears.

i love you kisses from mommy's little monster ๐Ÿ™‚

mango margarita from Frio en la Paz. holy yum!

paint the town red, birmingham AL.

windshield clean-up for an impromptu drive to visit the parents ๐Ÿ™‚

fresh strawberries straight from my daddy's strawberry patch ๐Ÿ™‚

sweet shrub bloom. my favorite summer smell!

Sweet Shot Day

WOWme! Wednesday

I absolutely can’t believe it’s Wednesday again already! Where is this summer going?

Today I’m loving this guy. I took a web design class from him at UAB last spring and let me tell you, the guy is a hoot. Bonus, his art is AWESOME! I can see this print framed and matted and on my kitchen wall already. Now, to talk C into forking over the cash …

Large prints are giclee printed, signed, matted and framed. Go grab one before they’re gone. Or, you know – commission him to make something amazing especially for you!

Happy Wednesday!