Lisa Leonard Designs

thinking happy thoughts.

September 9th | older posts


feeling a little blue today–nothing really wrong, just blah.  so i’m posting a picture that totally makes me smile.  i can’t remember how many pictures we had to take before we finally got one with all four sisters up in the air.  wait, are we jumping on count of three, or right after three?  or someone walking behind us–hello!?  photo shoot in process!  ahh, good times.  feeling better already.

27 Responses

  1. Cheryl says:

    Hi i just stumbled upon your blog. Your photography is lovely. I like your jewelry what a talented lady you are. Your family is very sweet. Hope your day perks up and the blahs are chased away!!

  2. Kathy says:

    Great Photo! Hope your day gets better!

  3. deidra says:

    I’m smiling! Peace and joy to you today, Lisa…

  4. Kandice says:

    Love it! Definately makes me smile! And is inspiration too, I have three sisters. Maybe we should all do a photo shoot together like this next time we are all together.

  5. heather says:

    That is a happy picture. There are four sisters in our family, too. Good times. Is it foggy this morning down on your section of the coast? It’s foggy up here and that always makes me a little blue for no good reason. Have another cup of coffee – extra hot. ~Heather

  6. Gina says:

    Lisa- I LOVE it – I have 3 sister’s too – nothing like a close family !!!!

  7. Julie says:

    I have three sisters that are my very best friends… oh, yes a brother too… wink!
    BIG HUGS!!

  8. Theresa says:

    I love this picture. It is whimsical!

    Definately a cheerer upper! Hope the fog rolls out on your mood!! :)

  9. Maureen says:

    what a fun picture!

  10. Tiffany says:

    Oh, what a great picture! Hope your day turns around quickly – I know that feeling and its a bummer when the blahs hit!

    I found out about your blog and jewerly fron (In)courage and I was hooked when I first clicked over! You are very talented and creative and there is just something so sweet about you – it definately comes through on your blog! Thank you for sharing your life – I love the way you write and your curly hair – yes I have board straight hair!!


  11. Joanie says:

    Sounds like a good strategy for beating the blahs. Hope you feel better soon.

  12. Amanda says:

    Great picture!! I love when you get ones like this that turn out so great!

  13. Trish says:

    I’m having the blues today, too.
    Looking at your jewelry helps, though 😉

  14. how funny, I’m having a blah day too, for no reason that I can pinpoint.

    I love this picture, but I love the back story even more! Thanks for the smile…..

  15. Cristina Lang says:

    Your picture made me smile too. I first saw your jewlery, which of course I had to have, on Chrissie’s website – and I came across that because my sis-in-law goes to church with her. Then, I started reading your blog and I’m hooked; your posts always make me smile.

  16. Robbin says:

    And I bet you were just laughing your heads off till you finally got the right picture. Fun stuff, Lisa. Thanks so much for my necklace. So glad to have it back.. :)

  17. Joelle says:

    Reminds me of my own sisters. :)

    My day has been blah too, though a great deal of that can be attributed to a certain visiting Aunt Flo. 😛

  18. Chrissie says:

    Love you sis. a whole whole lot.

  19. Alison Gibbs says:

    Hi Lisa I just came over from Sarah’s (abeachcottage). What a beautiful blog and family you have. Your jewellery is sensational.
    Love that photo, maybe I should try and get my 4 grown up kids to do that for me to take a photo of.
    Love it.

  20. Jess says:

    Such a happy, carefree photo! Here’s hoping tomorrow may bring you more sunshine and less blueness.

  21. Angie Kerr says:

    I love this photo. It is incredible. I am sorry that you are having a blah day. Some days are like that….but just keep looking forward to tomorrow, because I am sure that you will have a better day!

    I wanted to tell you that I see your work (jewelry) all over the web. Your jewelry is absolutely stunning. I am planning on purchasing several pieces for Christmas and wanted to pop over to say hi!

  22. Christie says:

    Ah, the beauty of a picture! You must have a ton to choose from on those “blah” days! I just come to your blog when I’m feeling that way! :-)

  23. Laura says:

    You are very fortunately to have close-knit sisters! Though I don’t have biological silbings, I remember working with students on family life class (I was a teacher aide at that time.) The teacher suggested on a first day of Family Life Class to write a positive note about the person on the back of each student’s back. Then save and put in the student’s notebook. Whenever the student has a bad day (including mine), any of us can look and think about the good things about us. This certainly helped me a lot.

    Hope your day turns out nicely.

  24. Susan Tethal says:

    Hi Lisa. What a great picture, made me smile too! I know how you feel, my 6 year old has Down Syndrome and sometimes I just have what I call “Down” days. Not really sure why…hard to pinpoint. It is nice to be able to talk and share with other Moms, it always helps me. I love your jewelry, by the way! Have one of my own and gave my best friend one for her B.Day, we both Lovee! !

  25. paige says:

    i have four girls & i love photographing them all togehter. unless we’re at the beach, the moments of each of them all smiling & cute seem somewhat rare.
    i love your jewelry.
    i just found you through angie & a beach cottage.
    way to rock it with almost 3, 000 comments over at angies!
    anyway…i LOVE this image!! you should slap it on the side of a great coffee mug

    sending more smiles your wayxo

  26. Jennifer says:

    What a fantastic photo… I love it!! I can see why it would make you smile!

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