Category Archives: teenagers

transition & the art of home

several months ago i was sharing my heart with a precious, very wise, friend. i told her i had felt the last handful ofView full post »

emily’s senior prom & a funny

a few years ago when ariana grande’s, featuring iggy azalea, song Problem released, there just so happened to beView 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 »

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 »

my little chalkboard wall projects

you guys know i am all about my personal disclaimers. so allow me to begin by stating the obvious. these photos are fromView full post »

that they know jesus

i spend a lot of time thinking about mothering & assessing how i think it’s all going. not unlike most everyView full post »

an equestrian session with two beautiful sisters

i hope to get back in the swing of sharing some of my sessions with you. often times my busiest season of sessionsView 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 »

18 & brave

i am certain highschool for this generation is completely different than highschool days were for me. i’ve watchedView full post »

speak what is true

i think it’s the angst of all those who are the youngest of  families to want to be known for their own-selves.View full post »

conversations with teenagers. oh the places you’ll go.

this past weekend surely should win an award for most interesting conversations with my girls. i’m throwing no oneView full post »

happy girls are the prettiest~ audrey hepburn

if i had to choose one word to describe emi, it would be a close tie between loyal & happy.  she’s honestlyView full post »

new beginnings

  we’ve been celebrating new beginnings around here lately. high school graduations, internships &View full post »

my love:hate with may

i love may. i hate may. well that’s a little harsh but COME. ON. is may the nuttiest, busiest, full of fun eventsView full post »

thoughts on parenting & great oaks for HIS glory

last night we celebrated our seniors at church. a huge bunch of creative kids who truly SHINE, not just in theirView full post »