Category Archives: family

a beautiful story of love through adoption (&HLHS)

this past weekend was very special & it might just take me a couple posts to share…and i hope it blesses youView full post »

what i learned from my mentor

she called last fall & asked if i could come photograph their family, including their sweet new pup. i would haveView full post »

meet our rescue pup~ duke

a few weeks ago i shared a little bit about our last days with brinkley. all day today i’ve thought aboutView full post »

never forget & forever thankful. a hero & his family

Thanksgiving day 2011. He had just returned home from being deployed to Afghanistan for 7 months. Captain at the timeView full post »

sometimes not getting it right is okay…

i’m not sure where it started or why i’m really like this, but i don’t like “sad” & iView full post »

remembering brinkley

i’ve honestly not been able to write this post…and having said that, this won’t even be the full storyView full post »

touching base & a fashionABLE tote

hello my friends! i want to touchbase with you, do a quick little update & let you know i’ll be taking a View full post »

she graduates

there are a handful of events, big ones actually, that occurred primarily back in may that i haven’t blogged aboutView full post »

to be a mama & a little piece of advice

this season of life has been overflowing with celebration! having several of the girls hit milestones simultaneously hasView full post »

family day & a job offer

this past saturday was one for the books. we celebrated with savannah at her final AXO event. technically it was daddyView full post »

reflections from a rainy good friday

(orignal post from 2014) i remember when i was younger i always wondered why we didn’t call Good Friday. you knowView full post »

dancing with the highs & the lows

we laid there & laughed, fairly loudly actually. especially since it was only 5 something in the morning. we hadView full post »

baby it’s cold outside

friends. it’s freezing here. i realize it’s freezing basically everywhere so we need not try to out-frigid-View full post »

the gift

several weeks ago a precious friend gave me a priceless gift….a weekend at her beautiful home in watercolorView full post »

while we become & the christmas card

earlier this week i sat beside a dear friend as we worshipped together and listened to stories of hope at a largeView full post »