Sunday, July 1, 2012

A Lazy Summer Day

Sometimes, it's just too stinkin' hot to run and jump and play.

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I'm submitting this first shot to Ni Hao Y'all.
LOVE this little boy
LOVE how this turned out.

I was chosen as a weekly winner a few weeks back
and am now hoping to win
for the month of June!

Ni Hao Yall

Sometimes, you just wanna be LaZy.

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Sometimes, you just want to relax and take it easy.

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I'm submitting this photo to Melanie over at
happy jax
This is another one of my faves!!
I feel bad picking so many of the boy!
But she only let me take a couple of her this time.

Yes, trampolines are for jumping.

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But can't they just be for laying around with the waterhose?!

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Just so we can be cool?

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And lazy?

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And relaxed?

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And HaPpY hApPy HaPpY!!!

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I edited these with 
Brandy (B/W) from the Glimmer Action Set
My Four Hens.

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Crazy Days of Summer

Thanks so much for stopping by!
Please leave me a comment knowing you were here!!
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  1. WOW! LOVE your pictures!And why not? Summer was made to be HAPPY!

  2. I just came across your blog today, and I have to tell you that your photos are amazing!! I'm totally jealous of your photography! haha =) What adorable kids you have, and a cute pup! =)

  3. So how much better do you really want to get with your camera? Your pictures are wonderful ... I would just keep doing what you do. And, yes, you can write. Your "about me" paragraph was perfect and I now know who you are. Thank you for coming to visit my blog. Hope to see you again.

    Andrea @ From The Sol

  4. Your photos really show the temperature outside. Wonderful job.

  5. Wonder-full black and whites.
    That first shot is stunning!

  6. The B&W edits turned out awesome, Shannon!

  7. These are just great and looks like so much fun!

  8. thanks for stopping by my place!
    what a creative use of water hose and a trampoline! now I want one too!

  9. Girrrrl, these are AWESOME!! You have double the cut w/ your littles!

    LOVE the processing you did on these. What did you use to edit these w/? Why are you so good?! xo

  10. These are just AWESOME- what great composition on each one.

  11. Wow...great shots. Love that dreamy bokeh!

  12. Ahaha this looks like so much fun! I love the bokeh in your first photo, and the water movement in the others! Kinda makes me want to buy a trampoline...;)

  13. I love these images -- they are so creative and fun. Your children are beautiful.

    Thank you for sharing at Your Sunday Best this week, Shannon. Stay cool! xoxo

  14. Your photos are STUNNING! Wow! Thanks for stopping by my blog last week and leaving a sweet comment. I have a question for you -- how do you get your photos so big on blogger?!

  15. Great photos and love the B & W.

  16. Great photo's the look amazing in black and white :)

  17. we would put the sprinkler under th tramp....great pics

  18. LOVE these, Shannon...especially in B&W!

  19. Cute shots! Black and white was perfect for these.

    Jamie @

  20. Oh my gosh, these are all fabulous shots! I can't actually choose a favorite (that never happens)! I love your black & white conversion too! Thanks for linking up to Finagle a Foto this week!

  21. stunning photos Shannon! that first one is your black and whites!! :) thanks for linking up with the simple things.

  22. I can see why you love that first shot... it's awesome!
    Such a fun series :)

  23. Gorgeous photos! Love that you processed in b&w too. Looks like the perfect summer activity to me. Thanks so much for sharing and linking to our Summer Daze Photo Party! I'm sorry I'm running so behind. Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

  24. Stopping by from Happy Jax! Great shots! They are all so beautiful and fun.

  25. Seriously GIRL! You must know how ridiculously A-mazing you are when you get picked as #1 AGAIN on FAF! I think you've been picked #1 by three different judges. YAHHHH.... YOU ROCK! Congrats girl, you deserve it!

  26. I really love these! Thanks for joining us in the Summer Daze Fun Photo Party! I'm playing catch up on the links I missed the other week. I'm so sorry for showing up late. Have a great day!

  27. I also let my kids play with the water hose sometimes. Best way to beat the summer heat. Those kids are adorable! They look so happy with those waters.


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