Saturday Snapshot

Another photo from the family snapshots. I actually quite like this one of me, taken years ago.  I’m not sure of the date but it must have been a hot day, or I wouldn’t have been wearing a little strappy top. And it must have been a long time ago because our son is all grown up now, with three children of his own! I think he must have been about 12 years old (is that right P?).Click on the photo to enlarge.

I like it too because it’s not a posed photo – I’m smiling naturally – and you can see our son casually walking into the picture. I’m holding our next-door neighbour’s new puppy, introducing it to our two dogs. Ben, our black, tan and white border collie/cross is interested and wants to play, but Zoe, our golden retriever isn’t bothered about it and instead wants to go to the photographer – my husband – so you can only see the top of her head. And I do like my Scholls. I used to wear them all the time, so comfortable. That reminds me I need to get another pair.

For more Saturday Snapshots see Alyce’s blog At Home With Books.

21 thoughts on “Saturday Snapshot

  1. Isn’t it fun to look at old snaps and think back on clothing styles, hair styles, and the backdrops that we choose to photograph? I love old family snapshots!


  2. That is a fun candid photo! Makes me want to appreciate every single minute with my kids – they are growing up so fast. My oldest is 11 and starting middle school. It’s so odd to think of how much he’ll grow in the next few years.


  3. I love seeing old photos. You and your son both have great smiles!
    I too love Scholls!! I haven’t worn them for a few years, but now I want to buy a pair.


  4. Margaret – Oh, what a lovely ‘photo! You’ve got a very pretty dress on and I like your son’s expression – he seems to be enjoying himself. And then of course as a dog lover I can’t resist the pups either. 🙂


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