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Words and Images + Free Font Download

I have been having a love affair with fonts lately.  Mini confession: I have been known to spend money on fontsView full post »

painted ladies

Film. 35mm. Fuji Superia 400. The last of my photos from San Francisco…..  View full post »

a coffee break

Film. Fuji Superia 400. We spent the end of the week in San Francisco.  So much walking during the day to take in allView full post »

the beauty of napa valley

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc I can only imagine how beautiful Napa Valley is during the Summer, when the vines are heavyView full post »

and the wine….

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc And we couldn’t very well go to Napa Valley and not enjoy the wine, right?  *smile* IView 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 »

sausalito for brunch

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc It feels good to back! I’ve just spent an amazing week in California.  Lots of photosView full post »

early morning

Film. Polaroid 600. The only polaroid I took on my trip. Early morning. Before everyone else wasView full post »

puerto rico

Film. Kodak Portra 400. A few more captures from my girls weekend in Puerto Rico.  Love this place.  View full post »

a girls weekend

Film. Kodak Portra 400. Each year, I get together with my girlfriends from college.  Usually, we gather inView full post »

weekend exploring

Film. Kodak Portra 400. A bit of exploring last weekend. I’m finding that I’m not a big fan of theView full post »

apple picking

I visited an apple orchard for the very first time this past weekend. One of my girls did not want to walk.  The otherView 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 »

the record shop

Film. Kodak Ektar 100 It felt really good to visit an old school record shop in these days of iTunes and instantView full post »

the beach, on film

Film. Kodak Ektar 100. My final film images from the beach.  I meant to post these last week, but lifeView full post »

a quiet beach, part 2

Film. Kodak Ektar 100. A few more film images from the beach. I loved your your comments on my previous post.   AndView full post »

soft, natural light

Film. Kodak Ektar 100 A couple of images I photographed recently at a friend’s home.  I’m always in searchView full post »

the reception, part 2

Film. Kodak Portra 400nc As promised, a few more captures from the reception.  Thanks for your kind comments on myView full post »

evening light

Film. Kodak Portra 400. I love this room in my sister-in-law’s home.  During the day, it is filled with light.View full post »

climb right back in

Film. Kodak Ektar 100 A couple more shots from this past weekend, makes me want to climb right back in bed thisView full post »

pennsylvania countryside

Kodak Ektar 100 We recently took a trip to the Pennsylvania countryside. My girls loved the baby animals the most.  IView full post »


Kodak Portra NC 400 film Orchids from this day at the garden.  The clarity of this film amazes me! I’mView full post »

sunday brunch

Things are looking up this week! We enjoyed Sunday brunch as a family and both girls are feeling better.  I mightView full post »

give thanks

Giving thanks this week, even though things didn’t go as planned.  My girls are sick, and I have spent my daysView full post »

film + natural light

My friends, I have fallen in love. With film. There, I said it. So excited to share these first few film shotsView full post »