guess what i finally have though? a new camera. i know all of you are very relieved to give up squintting and turning your computer screen or your head to understand my postings. this thing is amazing...for the first 24 hours of it's adopted life it did not leave my neck. i snuggled with it in bed, put a shower cap on it for a shower, and annoyingly captured every moment of mollie's existence. i am thrilled for two main reasons: mollie's first birthday is coming up, and of course better photos for art. but the very best part--it was free!
here are some interesting examples of what my new addition can do: