Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth!

Stampede 2011 was our 25th visit together.  Only missed one year since we met.  Even attended the year I hurt my leg and got pushed around in a wheelchair!  We love people- watching and eating Fiddlesticks.  We only “do” the … Continue reading

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Did I mention London?

Did I mention that we visited London on the way home from Turkey?  Our first time (and definitely not our last).  Just loved the feel of London.  The feel, not the food.  But the beer was pretty good.  We did … Continue reading

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New baby girl in the family!

Darrell and Sydney’s family has grown by two feet!

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We returned to Istanbul for three days to see more of the sights we missed the first time around.  It felt like ‘home’ when we returned to our Sultanahmet Hotel and the pretty terrace (which had been completely redecorated by … Continue reading

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Life at Sea…Ahhh

Ah… the lure of a sailboat.  When near water, why not be ON the water.  Especially the Mediterranean Sea!  My favorite color – turquoise green. And crystal clear.   The weather for the sailing portion of our adventure couldn’t have been … Continue reading

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Mountain Magic, Canmore 2011

Every year, in June, we head to the mountains and create family portraits for many of our Calgary clients.  “The Waddell Family Picnic”, is one fine example.  Calgarians are fortunate to have these beautiful Rockies in such close proximity.  Dave … Continue reading

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Our stay in Fethiye

A 5 1/2 hour “milk run” from Pamukkale to Fethiye yielded one of our most memorable experiences in Turkey.   Fatih, our bus “steward” was most likely all of 18 years old and wasn’t shy about trying to communicate (aka mess) … Continue reading

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In memory of Hans Benary.

A special and memorable family photo session in Water Valley a few years ago, with his grandkids and family.  Received this email today from Chelsea, his grandaughter-in law:  “I just wanted to say thank you so much for the pictures … Continue reading

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