Fresh start

I love a new year. I think for most people, the new year gives us a blank slate. I guess it’s the idea of hitting the reset button. No matter how great or how challenging life was the previous year, a new year gives me the feeling I get a second chance. A fresh...

Highlights of 2013

As we say good-bye to 2013, I have been going through all of my photos from the year and remembering the highlights. 2013 was definitely a year of personal growth for me and our entire family! I’m kind of amazed, actually, to think about what we’ve...

Family photo shoot

I love getting the family together in the fall and going somewhere beautiful to take our family photos. The kids? Well, not so much. One of the reason our family photo shoots are typically not super enjoyable is that I insist on trying to take our photos with the...

Mind. Blown.

Some people gotta learn the hard way, and I guess I’m the kinda girl who has to find out for myself… In one sense, that is pretty much the theme song of my life. OK… not in the way the song writer meant it. But when it comes to learning pretty much...