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spring, around here

A few signs of spring around here ~ More, soon.View full post »

a baby shower

A recent baby shower for my cousin. It was my kind of shower – a Sunday afternoon filled with tea, coffee, andView full post »

scenes from sunday brunch

Scenes from Sunday brunch with a few of my favorite ladies. First time using Portra 160, and the verdicts still out.View full post »

a brunch date

We carved some time for ourselves.  A brunch date.  Just what we needed to catch up. No husbands, no kids – justView full post »

vintage inn

Film. Portra 400nc. After a short drive to Napa Valley, the Vintage Inn was our home for a few days. It did notView full post »

a cup of joe

Film. Fuji Superia 400. I’ve never been much of a coffee person until recently. Now, I need a cup to get throughView full post »

scenes from christmas morning

Scenes from our table this morning….. (and the first from a party last night) Merry Christmas to you!View full post »


I’ll be back soon, promise. I’m still in a season of change, but things are settling down nicely.  I hopeView full post »

date night

Film. Kodak Ektar 100. One thing that I’ve learned in 8 years of marriage is that is important essential, toView full post »

apple harvest

Loving all the apples around the house.  Definitely feels like Fall.View full post »

french bakery

Film. Kodak Ektar 100. (From the archives) I’m not quite sure why I haven’t shared these before –View full post »

sunday brunch

the august break ….View full post »


Film. Fuji Superia 400 ++++++++++++ the august break ….View full post »

she likes guacamole too

Film. Kodak Ektar 100 +++++++++++++++++ the august break ….  View full post »


Film. The best tilapia I’ve had in a while! ++++++++++++++++ the august break ….View full post »

a quiet celebration

Girls tucked in for the night.  A quiet celebration.  Just the two us.  8 years. +++++++++++++++++ the augustView full post »

mornings, lately

Film. Fuji Superia 400. ++++++++++++++++++ the august break ….View full post »

ice cold lemonade

Film. Fuji Superia 400. ++++++++++++ the august break….View full post »


Film. Kodak Portra 400nc Enjoyed brunch at West Egg and I definitely know I will be back.  The food wasView full post »

lunch date

Film.  Kodak Ektar 100. Sometimes a lunch date with an old, dear friend is all I need to get me excited about my moveView full post »

the reception, part one

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc Hats off to all wedding photographers – this is hard work!  But one thingView full post »

fresh fruit

Film. Portra 400 I hope you had a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend.  I’m still trying to recover on this endView full post »

cutest cupcake shop

Film. Kodak Portra 400 This has be the cutest cupcake shop ever.  I ordered a raspberry cupcake, and not onlyView full post »

food and family

Film. Kodak Portra 400 We enjoyed having family in town recently – taking them to our favorite breakfast andView full post »

cookies and peonies

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc. I think this is the best way to start the weekend – fresh peonies and chocolateView full post »


Film. Kodak Ektar 100 A recent capture of all the ingredients for my favorite breakfast – steel cut oatmeal.View full post »

wednesday, and a few links

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc A couple of images from my kitchen recently.  Just looking at these images makes meView full post »

sunday night reflections

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc It’s the normal weekends that mean the most.  The kind that don’t involve anyView full post »

shadows and light

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc We enjoyed a quick getaway this weekend.  No sunshine to speak of – rain, rain, andView full post »

break bread

Film. Kodak Ektar 100 I wish I could tell you that I baked this raisin bread, but I did not!  It was given to us by aView full post »