Monday, November 9, 2009

Reluctant Rosie: Cambridge

Minutes after Rosie and her mom entered Darwin's on Cambridge Street, I approached her mom, to ask if I could take a picture. Although Rosie said yes at first, there was a problem.  I don't blame her, she didn't know me, but there I was wanting a picture.  The one below is the first frame.

Why force the talent to do what she doesn’t want to do? So I say, it’s ok, Rosie. If you don’t want to have your picture taken, no problem!

Her mom asked a minute later. But nope. No, way Jose. So back I go to my readings. 10 minutes later, I’m told that mademoiselle has changed her mind.

Slow to warm up, but then I got the smile.

Isn't she adorable?

We talked about her boo-boo.  I showed her mine.  Ouch!, she says.  I fell down the stairs, I tell her. Are you ok?  I assured her that I was. She flashed me another smile that just warmed my heart.

Then she went to mom, who kissed the boo-boo.



Blogger Sara said...

What a lovely little girl. Great post!

November 9, 2009 at 6:54 AM  
Blogger Kendra said...

What a gorgeous little girl. The outfit is adorable and her little pixie cut is so stylish! I love the little cowgirl boots :)

November 9, 2009 at 8:13 AM  
Blogger Jaime said...

How cute is she? So stylish the boots!

November 9, 2009 at 9:37 AM  
Blogger Jenny said...

Rosie's Mom here. Just wanted to let you know that Rosie, 5, actually put that outfit together herself. I take no credit. Just so you know.

November 9, 2009 at 11:19 AM  
Anonymous Balanced Melting Pot said...

@ Rosie's mom - I think you have a future fashionista in the making :-)

November 9, 2009 at 2:29 PM  
Blogger Laurel d said...

Melina & I loved the outfit & the girl! Those boots were a favorite here too!

November 9, 2009 at 4:11 PM  
Blogger Rose said...

adorable! love the necklace!

November 9, 2009 at 7:02 PM  
Blogger SK said...

She is SO cute!! I love the series of photos. What a sweet little girl!

November 9, 2009 at 9:59 PM  
Blogger Rebecca Walker said...

YOU. ARE. KIDDING!? She put that together herself? Tenzin can barely get himself in the one pair of jeans and burnout rainbow shirt from alt apparel I lay out for him in the morning. GORGE. and the haircut! Did you do yourself?

November 9, 2009 at 11:03 PM  
Blogger Romney said...

She is way too cute. You take amazing photos. Would you be interested in joining my natural hair group? It's in Boston. If so, here's the link

Hope to hear back from you.

November 10, 2009 at 2:48 PM  
Blogger ryssee said...

Awesome. Wow.

November 10, 2009 at 8:05 PM  
Blogger Martini said...

She truly was lovely.

November 10, 2009 at 8:54 PM  
Blogger Jen Deaderick said...

@ BMP - Oh, yes, she is well on her way!

@ Rebecca Yeah, she helps me pick my outfits, too! Ah, the power of gender!

November 11, 2009 at 5:06 PM  
Blogger Katie said...

Splendid!! You have such an eye for capturing the right moments. What a cutie!!

November 12, 2009 at 10:30 PM  
Blogger Mariel said...

Ohhh so cute! Her hair and boots are just the best!

November 13, 2009 at 10:37 AM  
Anonymous jeannie said...

i LOVE this post! she is too adorable! well done.

November 13, 2009 at 12:20 PM  
Blogger Can't buy me style said...

What a lovely kid! I love her hair.

November 23, 2009 at 10:37 AM  
Blogger MissNeira said...

I love that you take pictures of the fashion around boston, so personal! love it!

November 23, 2009 at 4:37 PM  
Blogger shelby h.k. said...

this is about the 5th time i've looked at this post...this little girl looks so french, like a young audrey tautou. trop mignon!

November 29, 2009 at 8:25 PM  
Blogger Barbora said...

She is absolutely adorable! So cute..
I really like your blog,

"fashionably tasteful.have a bite"

December 3, 2009 at 10:54 AM  

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