So we’re going to shake things up a little with Photo A Day, here it is…

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For a little while now I’ve been feeling like I wanted to shake Photo A Day up a little. I was thinking that it would be fun to give it a bit of a nip and tuck, and change the way it works a little {if only for a year}. And so I had a little fun, dreamed a little and made it happen. It’s happening! What are the changes?…

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December Photo A Day 2014: Finish the year with a snap, bang & pop!

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Hello sunshine! Today I’m bringing you the December Photo A Day, which has been designed by the clever clog Kylie of Birdy Num Num Designs. That girl is super clever with a pair of scissors! Thanks for designing our last list for the year. Next year things are going to be changing up a bit, and I really excited about the changes. I’ll share what they are on the 1st…

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How one person rocked the Photo A Day challenge, and you can too…

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You know when you’re playing photo a day, and you think your photos are a bit of alright… and then you spot someone and they totally blow your mind wide open that pieces of it splatter all over the place? Yeah, that. Jo does that to me. I get jealous and I seriously consider popping over to her house in the dark of night and stealing a bit of her…

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October Photo A Day 2014: Laura Blythman designs the list!

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Well, I’m equal parts excited and nervous about revealing this October Photo A Day list to you today. Nervous because the prompts are something I’ve never tried before, but something I’ve wanted to do since launching photo a day so many moons ago. And excited because one of my VERY favourite artists has designed the list this month and her name is Laura Blythman. She’s one of the most talented…

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September Photo A Day List 2014 | The list created by the community

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Hello! Last year, in September, the Photo A Day list was a list created by the community. Everybody submitted prompts they wanted to see in a list, and I went through them and made a list. I loved it so much, and I think everyone else did too, that I decided to make it an annual thing. So this September Photo A Day list is the list made by you…

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August Photo A Day 2014: The list, the rules + everything you need to know

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Hey Got your camera ready? It’s been a month since Little Moments was released and it honestly feels like a lifetime since then. It was one of the highest highs I’ve ever experienced, resulting in a whirlwind of emotions quickly after. I’ve loved using the App this month. It’s definitely made life much easier for me. I hope it’s done the same for you too. If you’ve already scrolled down…

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July Photo A Day 2014 challenge list and details on how to play

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Hello you I’m pretty excited about this month of photo-taking. The App, Little Moments, is now out and has been so well received. I’m going to enjoy playing it with the App helping me along. You can see how the App makes playing Photo A Day a little bit easier here. BUT you can also play photo a day, just as we always have, without the App. All the details…

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July Photo A Day 2014: Let’s do this thing

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Hello you. How are you? Good? I’m sooooo good. This is one of the most exciting weeks of my life. My App is coming out this week and I am sooooo looking forward to playing along this month using my App. If you join me in doing in that way too, feel free to use both hashtags #fmsphotoaday and #littlemomentsapp so I can see what you’ve been cooking up. I’m…

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June Photo A Day 2014: Grab your camera and come along for the ride

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Hello sunshine. How are you? I’m good, thanks for asking. Today I’m bringing to you the June Photo A Day list. And I’m pretty over the moon to be sharing the designer, which is the lovely Rowe Timson. Rowe is one of my best friends. We met when I was the ripe old age of nineteen and we were both nannies, and it was friendship at first sight. We share…

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May is here. May you join the photo a day challenge.

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Hello! It’s May. May? Holy smokes this year is flying by, again. Next month I’ll be another year older. Quit with the time flying by so fast, please. I won’t keep you here at the top of the page with words and more words, cos I know you just want to scroll on and see the list. So without further ado, here it is. But first quickly, thanks again to…

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April 2014 Photo A Day List: Challenge yourself to some fun

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Hello there. How the heck are you? I’m good, thanks asking {you did ask right?}. Here’s the list. THE April list. Marika from My Messy Room created this list. She also gave my blog a funky makeover {if you’re reading from your phone you won’t be able to see all the cool stuff so pop over when you’re next on a PC}. My Messy Room is an online shop where…

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March Photo A Day 2014: Get your glad rags on, it’s time to have fun

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Hey you. How has your year been so far? Mine has been running away from me, and I’ve been desperately trying to catch up to it. THIS week will the week that I find my feet. Has it been running away from you too? THIS month, will be the month that I take my best photos. I’m promising myself that. I want to put my creative hat back on. Stress…

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February Photo A Day 2014 List: Feel the love baby!

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Hey you. Today I’m sharing the new February Photo A Day list with you, and introducing you to another artist who has designed the list. This month the lovely Lindsay of Pen & Paint put on her clever clogs and gave the February list a bit of a loved up look. If you haven’t met Lindsay before, let me tell you a bit about her. She’s clever {that we know}…

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Happy New Year! Now, get your camera out and do the January Photo A Day thing.

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Happy New Year! I hope you’re as excited about this brand new year as I am. It’s going to be good. Can you feel it? I won’t keep you by chatting on about photo a day. If you’re new to this photo-taking gig, I suggest you read this post because Photo A Day might very well change your life. Everything you need to know is below, including the downloadable links…

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January Photo A Day 2014. Yep, it’s really happening. {Plus some exciting news}.

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I’m not going to go on about how I can’t believe that it’s almost 2014 already. I’m not. I’m not going to talk about how I was positively sure that we would be driving around in the sky and living like the Jetsons by now. I won’t. Instead I’m going to say I’m so excited about 2014 and a whole new year of photo-taking. I still can’t believe I’ve been…

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December Photo A Day: Let’s end the year with a bang, shall we?

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How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥ Check out the December photo a day list. ♥ Each day look at the daily prompt and take a photo according to whatever the prompt is. For example for day 1 the prompt is ‘red’ so go ahead and find something red to take a photo of. At this time of year there’s a lot of red…

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‘Tis the season to play photo a day: Check out the December challenge list

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Hello you! Is it beginning to feel a lot like… this year has sped by at great speed? Yes indeedy. December is my favourite month to play photo a day. Yes, it’s busy… But there is something magical about this time of year, and everything is just so photo-friendly. Don’t you think? So join me, and let’s end this year with a bang {or a click and a flash!} How…

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November Photo A Day Challenge: Let’s get cracking!

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Hello November! It’s so nice to see you. Let’s not wait any longer and jump right in to some photo-taking fun… If you’ve played before, you probably don’t need any instructions at all. But if you’re new, and a BIG welcome to you, all the details are below. Let’s have another great month of photo- taking. x How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥…

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November Photo A Day: See the new list and get excited!

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Hello! It’s so nice to see you here. Today I’m revealing the November Photo A Day challenge list. Are you ready to embark on a new month of photo-taking? If you’ve played before, you probably don’t need any instructions at all. But if you’re new, and a BIG welcome to you, all the details are below. If you have any questions, just leave them in the comments below and I’ll…

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Cameras at the ready: It’s time for the October Photo A Day Challenge

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Well hello there! Whether you’ve somehow stumbled across this for the first time, or you’re an old hat at this photo-taking business, WELCOME. Everything you need to know is written below, so I won’t hold you back. Go forward and get ready to have some fun. And if you’ve got a question about Photo A Day, it might have been asked before so head over to the FAQ page for…

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October Photo A Day Challenge: See the list. Get the prompts. Get excited. All that.

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Hello. G’day. Hey. Today I’m revealing the new list for October. Sharing a new list always makes me nervous. And a little bit excited. This past month has been the hardest for me to keep up with a new baby, but I’ve loved the little escape each day. It’s been hard to just not take a photo of Luella each day, I tell you! If you’re new to Photo A…

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September Photo A Day: The challenge list created by the community

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So you guys threw a whole heap of prompts at me on Facebook, Instagram and via a form I created… and now we’re ready to start playing the Photo A Day challenge with the prompts you wanted. Who’s ready to make this our best month yet? Me. You too? Yay! How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥ Check out the September photo a day…

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September Photo A Day Challenge: The list YOU created!

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Back in July I put a call out for people to suggest prompts. I wanted you guys to create every single prompt for the September list. I got thousands of responses. Thank you. I picked the ones that I thought worked well, and others that were repeated over and over again {in other words you guys REALLY wanted to see in the list}. Personally, I think this is one of…

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August Photo A Day 2013: Today the challenge kicks off!

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Hello August! It’s so nice to see you. Let’s not wait any longer and jump right in to some photo-taking fun… If you’ve played before, you probably don’t need any instructions at all. But if you’re new, and a BIG welcome to you, all the details are below. Let’s have another great month of photo- taking. x How to play! Playing along with photo a day is super easy: ♥…

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August Photo A Day Challenge: See the new list!

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Hello {almost} August! I can’t believe that we’ve nearly been doing this for 2 years now, and I also can’t believe that at the end of this month I’ll probably have a baby in my arms {and more photography material! Cute little toes, and nose… sigh!}. We’ve almost clocked up 3 million photos on Instagram for the #FMSphotoaday hashtag. Before we changed the hashtag it had already clocked up 8…

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