Because creativity takes courage

Because creativity takes courage

I had a few hours to myself this morning, so I decided to spend the time in Starbucks working through some ideas. As I was walking out, a man held the door open for me. “I wanted to tell you that I really like your laptop,” he said. “Oh,...
Life in the Middle, Episode 11

Life in the Middle, Episode 11

Alayna and I are back with episode 11 of Life in the Middle! In this FARM LIFE edition, we visit the farm in southern Illinois. Alayna is the one driving in this episode and we discuss our vast farm life knowledge. We take a look at Kent’s farm boy boots, play...
What I loved in June

What I loved in June

I loved June. Goodness. I feel like I became a different person in June. Without the pressure to go to work everyday, I just basically enjoyed life. I spent time with my husband and kids without feeling rushed to cram everything in. I relaxed. I practiced creativity....
Fairy photo shoot

Fairy photo shoot

For the past few years, I’ve been working on growing my skills in photo editing. I’ve learned to retouch skin, create sky overlays and add bursts of sunlight. But lately, I’ve been wanting to stretch my editing skills in new ways. A few weeks ago, I...