The Everyday Storytellers | Week Seven

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9 Photographers/Mothers  |  22 Children  |  4 Countries  |  Documenting Childhood

 

"The Hydrangea"

 

I planted this hydrangea six years ago- a small little thing with a couple of leaves and the promise of a few blooms.  It seems it must have grown exponentially each year, but I don't think I realized just how much it had gotten until recently.

When I looked out the window one evening and saw the blooms dazzling in raindrops and sunlight after a day of storms, it seemed the most beautiful it had ever been, and I knew I had to capture it.

It was bedtime and the girls were in their pajamas.  While I've been trying to keep this project more documentary, "Mermaid for Life" emblazoned across a pink and white striped nightgown just wasn't going to do my hydrangea justice.  Sooo...

I grabbed a dress from the closet, ran a brush through Rory's hair as quickly as I could, and sent her out to dance amongst the flowers.

 

Check out what all of the other talented mommas and littles were up to this week!

 

Ashley Littlefield | Kirkland, WA, USA

Ashley Littlefield Photography

 

Jill Andrews-Dudas | Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Jill Andrews Photography

 

Kellee Hann | West Fargo, ND, USA

Soul Tree Photography Studio

 

Loryn Payne | Chicagoland, IL, USA

Loryn Payne Photography

 

Louisa Bedford | Kent, UK

Louisa Bedford Photography

 

Marie Fogh Bogh | Ryomgard, Denmark

Fotografering v/ Marie Fogh Bogh

 

Sally Rudy | Mount Pleasant, MI, USA

Sally Rudy Photography

 

Victoria Jane Bahadoor | Liverpool, UK

Fern and Star Photography

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