Joel & I are very fortunate to have a friend who is also an incredible photographer. I am big on pictures & have them in every nook & cranny of my home. To me pictures are little memories that when you look at them they take you back to certain places in time. That is why I love them so much. After Joel's surgery, but before he started chemo, we wanted to have pictures taken of us to document this crazy yet precious time in our lives. There is no one else we wanted to take them but Mary. She is an amazing photographer & amazing lady who has prayed for us & been a HUGE encouragement to us the past few months. If you are looking to have pictures taken I cannot recommend her highly enough. Her website is:

For the next 5 days our pics will be online if you would like to view them. Just go to the above website-online ordering-enter your email. The password is: Rodriguez

Hope you guys enjoy them. We love you Mary!

We hope to have news by later this afternoon on Joel's tests so be checking back later.

Have a great day! Sarah