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Why I Don’t Buy My Kids’ School Photos

Call me cheap or insensitive — I don’t care. I’m not buying them.

Resisting the Bait

About five years ago, I stopped buying school photos of my kids. They have three photo sessions a year at school — fall student photos, winter class photos, and spring student photos. Enough is enough.




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Tracy Gerhardt-Cooper

Tracy Gerhardt-Cooper

Believer, Writer, Teacher, Dreamer. Soli Deo gloria.

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