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what i know to be true

Quotes, links, thoughts, and other tidbits that I have found to be true this week: I don’t think there willView full post »

behind the scenes: instant film photography

A quick, “behind the scenes” look at my process of shooting with my Hasselblad 500c with a polaroid back,View full post »

staying quiet better preserves the miracle

“Becoming a parent is difficult to talk and write about, not because the words are hard to find (though theyView full post »


The beginnings of a good morning ….View full post »

happy mother’s day

Spending the day with my girls, and sending love to my mother!View full post »

evening light

Sometimes evening light is just as beautiful as morning light.View full post »

the week’s end

It’s been a long week.  I’m glad it’s behind me. And this weekend looks full as well, but withView full post »

fresh flowers

A weekly indulgence for me are fresh flowers around my home.  I have mentioned before how I have learned to decorateView full post »

being present

There are never enough hours in my day. There are so many thing I’d like to do, try, and create.  And it’sView full post »

sweet magnolias

The magnolia trees are in bloom. I couldn’t help but grab a couple to bring inside. Their sweet scent +View full post »

my days are full

My days have been so full.  Not nearly enough time. End of the school year parties, dinners with friends, impromptuView full post »

sometimes life happens

Sometimes life happens, and I am away from this space far too long. And I start to feel a little like something isView full post »

their home

On Saturday, I spent the afternoon with close friends.  Friends that I’ve known for over a decade.  We’veView full post »

rarely made

Beds are rarely made in my house.  I love how an unmade bed simply calls me to crawl right back in…..View full post »

Easter weekend

I’m going to take the next couple of days to enjoy with my family.  I’ll be back next week with more toView full post »

hi there

A Saturday morning self portrait.View full post »

scenes from the weekend

Sunday night. Reflecting on these scenes from my weekend – wine and dinner with family, my little one eatingView full post »

i can almost feel spring

Every morning lately, I have woken up to the sounds of birds right outside my window – chirping awayView full post »

polaroid back

Hasselblad 500 cm, Polaroid back, Fuji FP 100C film. Our hotel room in San Francisco – photographed with theView full post »

the hasselblad

Hasselblad 500 cm,  Portra 400 film. These are photographs from my first roll of film with the newest member of myView full post »