366 days, a picture every day. Some days, the picture opportunities were easy to find and the photos turned out perfectly, or nearly. Other days, not so much. But I took pictures and designated one as my picture of the day every single day of the year.
You can see all of them on Flickr: Daily Photos 2016. (If you visit the Flickr Album, you might notice there are more than 366 photos: when you are the mom of twins, sometimes you just really can't choose one picture per day, some days you have to have two.
This page collects just one from each month, I picked them out for the cover of my book. They aren't necessarily the best or even my favorites from that month, but they were the ones that I felt told the story of our year in a slightly more condensed fashion.
I wanted a picture of the guys in their dress shirts and ties. Someone said something funny, and I ended up loving this picture better than the posed picture, even if it is out of focus.