Here’s my sign: Your Weight Loss for Life

Your Weight Loss for Life logo

Your Weight Loss for Life logo

I’ve created logos for several businesses over the years, and they’re being used on letterhead, business cards, Web sites and other marketing pieces. But this fall, I achieved a first: a logo I created was also used on a building sign.

Bouda Life Coaching (BLC) hired me to create the logo for Your Weight Loss For Life, their newest business venture. The weight loss plan offers the usual counseling on nutrition, health and exercise, and combines it with life coaching by JoAnn Bouda and medical coaching by her husband, David W. Bouda, M.D.

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The buzz: Photos for beekeeping book

Bees laden with pollen.

Bees laden with pollen.

Three of my photographs have been selected to illustrate the first edition of The Practical Beekeeper: Beekeeping Naturally. The book is available in hardcover and paperback, and is now on sale at Amazon.com and Barnes and Noble.

The beekeeper is Michael Bush, who┬áhas gained an international reputation as an organic beekeeper. The book is simply a printed compilation of the information he’s posted over the years on the Bush Bees beekeeping Web site.

On July 1, I had the privilege of donning a bee suit and joining Michael at his farm south of Greenwood to photograph the bees. It wasn’t that hot — yet.

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