Fall Snapshot Contest

Local Snapshots Category Logo 2016Take a quick break from preparing all that beautiful food for tomorrow’s feast, and enjoy a few beautiful snapshots sent in by your fellow mamas. These sweet faces are guaranteed to make you smile.

collage1Here are three handsome brothers and a happy boy on a swing. Gorgeous photos!

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“Mom, can you turn this into a pumpkin pie? Because I have a thing for pie.”

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Here’s hoping your Thanksgiving is as sweet as this beautiful girl and her sweet treat.

HOW TO ENTER: You still have time to be part of the Fall Snapshot Contest! Just send up to 5 photos per month to gwen@nwaMotherlode.com by the end of November. Our judges will select a winner in early December. The mom who submits the winning snapshot will win a 16×20 gallery-wrapped canvas prepared by our friends at Scott Frame and Art. It will be ready to hang on the wall, just in time for Christmas!

Hope you have an amazing Thanksgiving holiday tomorrow. For those of you who are traveling, have a safe trip and a wonderful time while you’re away.

 

Smile Shoppe updated logo 2016

The Photo Category, which is always full of smiles, is sponsored by The Smile Shoppe, a pediatric dental practice with offices in Rogers and Springdale. The Smile Shoppe specializes in the treatment of infants, children, adolescents as well as children with special needs. Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes and Dr. Emily Fourmy are both board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Click HERE for more info on the Smile Shoppe. (And let your kids check out their fun website which also includes free coloring sheets and online games.)

Kids in Northwest Arkansas: Fall Snapshot Contest

Local Snapshots Category Logo 2016We love opening our inbox and finding snapshots from our fellow mamas in Northwest Arkansas. (The snapshot contest is still going, so you still have time to email us some photos.) Here are a few that we’ve received in the past few weeks. We may be a tad biased, but NWA really does have the cutest kids in America. Agree?

pumpkin-hugger1“Don’t worry, Mom. I’ve got the pumpkin. Now all I have to do is figure out how to pick it up.”

rubio-collage1Rainbow and plaid have never looked this good before. Gorgeous morning sky and gorgeous kids, too.

alisoncollage1alison2“Mom never lets me play in a giant tub of corn kernels at home. This place is awesome.”

lauracollage1These pictures make us LOVE fall in Northwest Arkansas. These kids’ smiles are like taking a dose of happiness.

HOW TO ENTER: Send up to 5 photos per month to gwen@nwaMotherlode.com. Our judges will select a winner in early December. The mom who submits the winning snapshot will win a 16×20 gallery-wrapped canvas prepared by our friends at Scott Frame & Art. It will be ready to hang on the wall, just in time for the holidays!

Good luck in the contest. Looking forward to seeing more of your fun, silly or beautiful snapshots!

 

Smile Shoppe updated logo 2016

The Photo Category, which is always full of smiles, is sponsored by The Smile Shoppe, a pediatric dental practice with offices in Rogers and Springdale. The Smile Shoppe specializes in the treatment of infants, children, adolescents as well as children with special needs. Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes and Dr. Emily Fourmy are both board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Click HERE for more info on the Smile Shoppe. (And let your kids check out their fun website which also includes free coloring sheets and online games.)

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Local Snapshots: Fall Snapshot Contest

Local Snapshots Category Logo 2016Mamas, you definitely delivered some ADORABLE photos for the Fall Snapshot Contest. (The contest is still going, so you still have time to email us some photos.) Here are a few that we’ve received in the past few weeks. Prepare for an overload of cuteness.

diaz5Is it just us or are these kids cute enough to be professional models?

mciver2“Look into my beautiful eyes. I own you now.”

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worley2oct“Oh, ya know… just hanging around with some pumpkins. The usual.”

collage2mciver1There’s nothing more beautiful than a happy mom with her sleepy baby.collage3ware1In this shot, the luckiest dog in the world is hearing a lullaby from his favorite person.

 HOW TO ENTER: Send up to 5 photos per month to gwen@nwaMotherlode.com. Our judges will select a winner at the end of November. The mom who submits the winning snapshot will win a 16×20 gallery-wrapped canvas prepared by our friends at Scott Frame & Art. It will be ready to hang on the wall, just in time for the holidays!

Good luck in the contest. Looking forward to seeing even more great pictures!

 

Smile Shoppe updated logo 2016

The Photo Category, which is always full of smiles, is sponsored by The Smile Shoppe, a pediatric dental practice with offices in Rogers and Springdale. The Smile Shoppe specializes in the treatment of infants, children, adolescents as well as children with special needs. Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes and Dr. Emily Fourmy are both board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Click HERE for more info on the Smile Shoppe. (And let your kids check out their fun website which also includes free coloring sheets and online games.)

Fall Snapshot Contest starts today

Local Snapshots Category Logo 2016It’s the first day of fall, mamas! We LOVE fall in Northwest Arkansas — the leaves, the cooler temps, the Razorback football. What’s not to love?

So today we’re kicking off the Fall Snapshot Contest, and we’re really looking forward to seeing you and your kids enjoying this season. Whether it’s an outdoor shot, a pic at the pumpkin patch, trick-or-treating, playing sports, or just hanging out at home having fun, we want to see the snapshots that make you happy every time you scroll through them on your phone.

pixabay-mom2Remember that we’d love to see kids (and moms) of all ages in the contest. (That includes you, grandparents!) Whether you’ve got babies or teenagers, send us your favorite shots.

HOW TO ENTER: Send up to 5 photos per month to gwen@nwaMotherlode.com. Our judges will select a winner at the end of November. The mom who submits the winning snapshot will win a 16×20 gallery-wrapped canvas prepared by our friends at Scott Frame & Art. It will be ready to hang on the wall, just in time for the holidays!

Good luck in the contest. Looking forward to seeing your pictures!

 

Smile Shoppe updated logo 2016

The Photo Category, which is always full of smiles, is sponsored by The Smile Shoppe, a pediatric dental practice with offices in Rogers and Springdale. The Smile Shoppe specializes in the treatment of infants, children, adolescents as well as children with special needs. Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes and Dr. Emily Fourmy are both board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Click HERE for more info on the Smile Shoppe. (And let your kids check out their fun website which also includes free coloring sheets and online games.)

Snapshot Contest Winner Announced

Local Snapshots Category Logo 2016Drumroll, please!

The winner of the Summer Snapshot Contest is…

keen1 690Congrats to local mama Jane Keen whose snapshot of her son, Cypress Keen, taking in the majesty of the mountains of Grand Teton National Park has taken top honors for the judges’ favorite snapshot of the summer.

Jane and her husband (who are both school teachers) spent more than 50 days on the road this summer in an RV with their two sons (plus a baby girl on the way)! keen boysThey visited 14 national parks, spending time fly fishing and appreciating the amazing views.

She said that when this winning snapshot was taken, they had just hiked to Taggart Lake and set up an area to do some painting. Cypress was sizing up the view and planning his masterpiece when she snapped this shot.

Click here to see Jane’s awesome family blog if you’d like to read more about their travels.

Jane will win a 16×20 inch gallery-wrapped canvas print of her favorite photo, prepared by our friends at Scott Frame & Art. Congrats, Jane! You now have one more reason to love that picturesque family vacation.

Thank you to ALL the local mamas who shared photos of your kids with us this summer. Please continue to share your snapshots in the upcoming Fall Snapshot Contest, which begins in just a few weeks! Stay tuned!

Smile Shoppe updated logo 2016

The Photo Category, which is always full of smiles, is sponsored by The Smile Shoppe, a pediatric dental practice with offices in Rogers and Springdale. The Smile Shoppe specializes in the treatment of infants, children, adolescents as well as children with special needs. Dr. Jeffrey Rhodes and Dr. Emily Fourmy are both board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Click HERE for more info on the Smile Shoppe. (And let your kids check out their fun website which also includes free coloring sheets and online games.)