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Whether you are here for the photography, art, or something else- you are welcome here to be who you are. I share about all aspects of my life and work on here, so browse and enjoy!

 

The Journey Begins

  I remember clearly the night I heard my father (a psychologist) tell me he thought my son had a developmental disorder.  I had called to vent about the day’s frustrations with my 18 month old who was completely non-verbal and uninterested in bonding with me or...

Dear Hurting One

Dear hurting one, This is a letter to you.  A letter to all the sweet ones out there who can't manage to get out of bed today, who feel overwhelmed, insufficient, and broken. To the moms who feel the weight of raising children, who may be hiding in the bathroom just...

A call from the principal…

A call from the principal…

It finally happened- I got the first call of the year from our principal.  We are exactly 1 month into the school year so that is pretty good! Honestly, my reaction to the call was to laugh and in my head I thought, "Its about time they see some bad behavior"....

What My Soul Knows

My soul knows that GOD is good. God is for me. God is for you too. You are a child of God, you are valuable, you are chosen, you are accepted, you are loved, you are precious, you are wanted.   I know I haven't written in a while.  Honestly it's been a REALLY...

Coping

Coping

  I have been playing around with this post all week. Trying to decide if I wanted to write it... I don't want pity.  I don't need people to fuss over me. I DO need prayer, support, friendships, love, and occasionally a little understanding.  So here I go... I...

Sing your way out…

I have chronic illness. It does not define me. But it is hard. This post is about singing my way through the darkest days- through the loneliness, hopelessness, and fear. This post is about how GOD SHOWS UP and carries us. ... I have dealt with chronic illness for...

Twirling and Personalities

Twirling and Personalities

I had the pleasure of photographing Ashley's new Easter dress line recently at the Art Terrarium. You can check out her work Rowan's Heart- she is now taking custom orders for these adorable dresses! Izzy had so much fun customizing her new Easter dress and Ashley...