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    What does BEAUTI mean to you?

    beau-ty (n.pl.) Any of those attributes of form, sound, color, character, behavior, achievement, etc., which give pleasure and gratification to the senses or to the mind. Something excellent of its kind.

    BEAUTI is more than physical attractiveness. BEAUTI surrounds us in many forms.

    BEAUTI portrayed inside and out. BEAUTI at every age, in every stage of life. BEAUTI of this incredible world we live in. BEAUTI of emotions and feelings of the moment. BEAUTI that cannot be put into words.

    Discovering. Cherishing. Capturing.

    Thank you for checking out my blog, feel free to look around and add a comment or send me a note. Sharing life’s BEAUTIs from my perspective…enjoy! Jenelle

*Our Little Visitor*

The last week has been great…one of my cute, cute nieces came to stay with us.  And for just 2 1/2 she did really awesome to stay all on her own.  She had me laughing with the funniest, cute things she says and loved her little hugs and that she wanted me to hold her hand while she fell asleep.  She’s so friendly and always making friends…she’s quite the happy, energetic little girl!  She kept us busy but it was easy to have her.

I wish we lived closer so I could have her again soon for the day, the house is seeming quiet…maybe next time little sister will come along too!

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She loved hats and would say when she had this one on “I’m a cowgirl!”

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16 November 2009 - 1:45 pm

Daysha - aw, looks like you both had a lot of fun!! What a character!

12 November 2009 - 4:18 pm

Kelty - aww! what a lucky girl to have such a special Aunty!

Weekend Away *Lake Louise*

Time.  I often feel like there isn’t enough time in the day to accomplish everything I set out to.  But I am always glad to spend time away like this, and just put all the things that keep me so busy out of mind. Celebrating our special day.  Time together, time away…special time and important time.  Time to be with the person who is most important to me. The person I love more everyday.  I am thankful we chose each other and for every hour we spend together.  2 years today since we were married.   I am very grateful for my incredible best friend…you make every day so much better.  I hope November 2nd will always feels this special.  It was our perfect day and I love to remember it.  I think of the things we promised, not the things I will receive but what I will give.  I promised you.

Thank you for another perfect memory of time spent with you.  Our time together…the hours, the days, into weeks, into months…another year filled with happiness, for the moments I spend with you.

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Looking across Lake Louise at the Chateau
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Confirmed Opening Day for Lake Louise is November 6!!!  About the only excitement for me with winter is snowboarding.

9 November 2009 - 9:45 pm

Tim & Adele - Hello to both of you and a very HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! We were just talking about the great time we had coming to Kananaskis and sharing your special day with you.
Great to see your website – I am so proud of you Jenelley – you have so much talent – this is certainly BEAUTIFUL!! Good for you I am so happy for you.
Take Care-
Come see us again sometime soon!
Lot of Love,
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5 November 2009 - 9:27 pm

Kelty - GoRgEoUs! I am a little “green” as I sit here sick! And altho I love my husband (& kids) to bits, its been a LONG time since Ive seen something so peaceful & refreshing. LoVe It!

5 November 2009 - 12:13 am

alfredo - Nice Photos Amiga, I saw that you learn to use textures, well done!!

*Stewart* Family | Calgary, Alberta

I am very glad we lucked out with such awesome weather for this session, probably the nicest day in the entire month of October!  But really…it’s not just the weather that makes the session.  It was wonderful spending time with my cousin and his family…all stylish and looking great as usual!

I’m glad I got to meet your sweet little girl too…she’s such a content baby!  Her busy, active brothers kept me on the go tho, I didn’t get a good cuddle in!  The kids did amazing…just a few sad faces and tears, but love their little smiles and giggles.  It was great to have props and cute toys to hold their interest, even if it only lasts a couple minutes at a time.  And then they find something new to explore and play.

Awesome to see your growing family, let’s get together soon! xoxo

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This photo makes me smile…he set this one up…the mat and chair right where he wanted…and then lookin’ so cool!
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4 November 2009 - 4:37 pm

Julie Kennedy - Wow, these pics are amazing, you did a superb job. Wade and Leanna, you have the most beautiful family. Your kids are sooo super adorable….love all the pics!

3 November 2009 - 6:00 pm

Daysha - Love these Jenelle! Beautiful family Leanna and Wade. We gotta meet up sometime.

*Stewart* Preview

I hope we get a few more days with weather like yesterday…could not have asked for more amazing weather in October to be out with a family with 3 adorable little kids!

More to come ~ I was excited to get a few posted for now!

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25 October 2009 - 9:47 pm

Amanda Sakundiak - nothing like a new blog first of all………… it look great. and then second. these pics are sweet – can’t wait to see the rest. beautiful photography and a beautiful family.
keep up the great work. maybe see ya next time we are in calgary !

24 October 2009 - 6:58 pm

Daysha - Love these too!! Great job all of you!

23 October 2009 - 5:46 pm

laurie - Jenelle…. awesome pics!! Leanna your family is beautiful!!

23 October 2009 - 3:32 pm

Leanna - LUv, Luv, Luv them.. can’t wait to see the rest!!

23 October 2009 - 2:43 pm

juanita - wow, janelle, this sneak peek is AWESOME!!!! whata cute family…..love the colors……great shoot’n girl!!

*Lise*

These images are from a session almost a month ago.  Just after the super hot days that broke records and before the snow and record cold days in early October.  This was a gorgeous evening, the light was incredible and we met at a stunning location, just a short walk across a chilly stream to this island.  There were planned forest fires burning out in Banff Park so the sun had an amazing orange, pink glow.  I am so happy to post some images from this session…I was inspired this evening by the light, fall colors and time with an amazing person.  Thanks Lise!

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20 October 2009 - 3:13 pm

Daysha - sorry….lise….i love how she looks so natural in all of these. happy and carefree!

20 October 2009 - 3:11 pm

Daysha - wow! these are beautiful. love the colors, and Lisa looks amazing too! great work!