Category Archives: friendship

thankfulness & maria of dreamy whites

friday afternoon i plopped down outside on my old metal chaise lounge that dan’s mom gave to me. it wants to be aView full post »

a sign & symbol of a promise that i’ll never forget

talk about someone who radiates. talk about having joy down deep in your heart & that joy truly bubbles up andView full post »

mentors, authors & speakers, and a winner too

i want to introduce you to kitti. let me just say that everyone needs a kitti in their life. kitti’s 10 yearsView full post »

a love that knows no distance

i’ve had the absolute privilege of capturing some very special images for a family that’s very special to meView full post »

my valentines day birthday girl turns 20!

i’ve spent some time the last few days thinking about your upcoming birthday. besides the fact that i can’tView full post »

sparkly green earrings

hey mom, you don’t need to wake me up in the mornings anymore. why would i stop doing that? well because so&soView full post »

helping a friend fight the fight!

as you might have noticed over the last year or so, i’ve done some ad work for Carol & Company. what you mightView full post »

lessons from a friend

over the last few years i feel as if i’ve just soaked up and learned so much from friends in my little world. iView full post »

another lesson learned ~ jeanne oliver style

(little girl dress created by jeanne 5 years ago) (savannah wearing one of jeanne’s creations from 2012 ) iView full post »

the heart of a giver

posting about edie yesterday really made me think about several women, most, if not all of them, i’ve met throughView full post »

edie’s ebook is here! a real life ~ beauty from ashes

she had me at hello. or whatever she wrote within that very first post upon which i stumbled. hook, line & sinker.View full post »


as soon as i posted yesterday, i refreshed my emails. lo and behold if the images and stories below were included. itsView full post »


watching my girls grow up over the years, one of the sweetest aspects is watching who they choose for friends. we allView full post »

gift ideas, john wind & a special offer for you

good morning friends! i have some great christmas gift ideas for you  from Carol & Company. & a special offerView full post »

the country living fair

ya’ll. i have to tell you. i really hope two things. one, that the country living fair continues to come toView full post »