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Monthly Archives: November 2013

Week 3 in my series of Thankful Things… (Week 1 is here, and Week 2 is here.) Day 16: ..for toasty baked potatoes and a toaster oven, and especially for my little family, who is perfectly content to have nothing but that (with plastic forks, to boot) for dinner when life is crazy! Day 17:  […]

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Life in our household is a little nutty this month, so this morning I bought some flowers and slowed down a bit to play with my Lensbaby. I holed myself up in my relatively quiet room (the only somewhat peaceful place in the house because we have contractors here all the time these days) with […]

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Week 2 in my series of Thankful Things… (Week 1 is here.) Day 8: …for our birdie who gives kisses. Day 9: …that we’ve been remodeling for exactly 4 weeks now, and “cooking” in the dining room still feels more like a camping adventure than a drag (though I admit I’m growing tired of the […]

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This month’s assignment in our little group was to create a portrait with the face not in focus. In my head I saw all these dreamy, graceful images filled with lovely shape and colors with absolutely nothing in sharp focus, but I just couldn’t figure out how to bring my vision to life in photos, […]

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Ever since Emily was very little, part of our nightly routine has been what we call “Thankful Things”. At bedtime each night, we tell each other two things that happened in our day, or that exist in our life in general, that we’re thankful for. It doesn’t need to anything spectacularly amazing or even of […]

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