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Tracey Clark and Her Teen

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Tracey Clark is a photographer, writer, teacher, mother, and the founder of Shutter Sisters, the online collaborative photo blog for women with a passion for photography. She is the author of 4 books including her latest Elevate the Everyday: A Photographic Guide to Picturing Motherhood.

Print Your Instagram Picturess

8 Creative Ways to Print Instagram Photos

I’ll be the first to admit, I haven’t yet been one to print Instagram photos. I have no idea why. I love photographs that I can hold in my hands and so enjoy using my photos for tangible treasure and trinkets. But, until now, I haven’t really committed to taking the few minutes to get MORE »

Family Christmas Traditions

A Time-Honored Christmas Tradition: Decorating the Tree with My Family

It’s indeed the season for honoring cherished Christmas traditions and believe me, that isn’t lost on me. I know I’ve said it a million times before, but as my daughter rounds out her last few years of high school, our precious (and fleeting) time together feels more and more important with each passing moment. I’ve MORE »

7 Inspirational New Year's Quotes

7 Inspiring Quotes for Celebrating the New Year

Nothing gets me more motivated than really good quotes, especially when it comes to the holiday season and the anticipation of celebrating the new year. This time of year isn’t always an easy one. The holidays can, no doubt, be hard on us in general.There’s a palpable push and pull of the season; with family, MORE »

making the most of family time

Accidental Tourists: Making the Most of Our Family Time Together

As my oldest daughter rounds out her junior year of high school, I realize now more than ever that our time together as a family is limited. It all began freshman year, when her school days quickly stretched into late afternoons, evenings, late nights, and even weekends. A passion for Model United Nations and the MORE »

Great Gifts for Gaming Girls

15 Fabulous Gifts for Your Video Gaming Girl

   Thanks to #DisneyInfinity for sponsoring this post. Click here to see more of the discussion. I had a fantastic time compiling this list of great gifts for video gaming girls. And I’ll admit, it took some digging around to find things that got both thumbs up from my daughters. But in the end, I found MORE »

Walt Disney as Abe Lincoln

Picturing the Future of Our Children (Literally)

  At a recent Disneyland Parks event, I had no idea I would be picturing the future of our children. Or at least of my children. It all happened when my Disney Sisters and I had the opportunity to learn about some of the amazing educational programs that Disney Youth offers. Yes, we love Disney MORE »

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