on home #10daysthx

On our road trip, we stopped first in Portland for a look around and lunch at the food trucks at 10th & Alder. Ed was wearing a new t-shirt, an Xbox/Sounders collaboration. Turns out that was the day of a big Portland/Seattle...

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finding your path #chookfinder

Kristina heads back to Ithaca in a few weeks. We’re all pretty comfortable with that. She’s happy with her school, she had a successful freshman year by every measure, and she’s ready to move back into her dorm...

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regarding self-portraits

Behind the camera, I am comfortable. I see the light, engage with the subject, compose the shot. I click the shutter. And again. Change positions a little, higher or lower, from a different angle, closer. Closer again. Pull the...

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permission to shine

Kristina inspires me all the time with her quirky style and her confidence. As promised, a quote for my one little word. As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. ~Marianne Williamson

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unpacking memories

I have labelled one of the boxes of Christmas decorations FIRST. This box contains the Christmas calendar and the gnome. Usually, it also contains the snowmen tealight holders. I think they were actually designed as egg cups, but...

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three things on a thursday

1. Since we returned from the airport, Kaylah has been looking behind us when we come in the door. Dogface knows that Kristina was just here. She is impatient for Kristina to be the next person to walk through the door. Soon...

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