I could not sleep last night. I tried, I fought, I pretended but sleep would not come. So I pulled out my bible, grabbed my color pencils, and put on the song “Just Be Held” by Casting Crowns. The first scripture I read, the first coloring I did resonated in my heart. “He Said unto […]

Eight Steps Back……Because Not Every Journey Only Moves Forward

June 8, 2017

Do you remember when you started out? When Joel was only 2 months old and you would study “How To Use Your Camera” PDF’s at 2AM while nursing him? Do you remember that as your business grew you started to meet other photographers………..and that’s when you realized how they all fall into 2 categories that […]

Dear Younger Me……….

June 6, 2017

Warmth. If I had to use one word to describe my time in Italy that would be it. It seems strange for me to say that now, because the truth is I kind of stood out like a sore thumb in most of the places we went. Especially to the street vendors…it was like they […]

A Trip To Italy ~ A Long Awaited Meeting ~ Tears, Laughter, Fears Faced, & Unmeasured Joy….

February 28, 2017

“she guessed my favorite color first try.. but between me and u……. i didnt even have a favorite color until she yelled out yellow!! she was hella excited n smiling like a little kid. so i told her she was right and i havent seen yellow the same since, its in everything. i could probably […]

And they danced straight into the sun…

October 4, 2016

But baby that don’t mean I’m not dang good. Let me start by just being as open and as honest as I can be.  First I am fat…..yes..F A T. Gasp…dear Lord she said the F word. I did. It’s descriptive, it describes my body shape. I don’t remember ever not being fat. I don’t […]

Never Going To Be Your Rockstar……..

March 8, 2016