If I had to go through last week again, I think I’d pass. I had the most difficult two days with my foster son that I’ve ever had, dropped Riley off first thing Monday morning to go on his 8th grade class trip and then planned what I would do for AJ’s 16th birthday this … More The enemy doesn’t want me to write
Anyone else bombarded with everyone’s new year’s resolutions last weekend? My news feed was filled with images of gyms, green drinks and notebooks. I’m not knocking them. Good for them. More power to ya. I’ve always had issues with new year’s resolutions. And by issues, I mean I always ended up feeling like I was … More If you’ve already fallen of the resolution bandwagon
Being a foster mom brings so many challenges emotionally, physically, spiritually, financially and every other way you can think of. I mean, being a mom in general comes with so many challenges. But it’s a whole different ball game when you’re a foster mom. One of the biggest challenges as a foster mom is this: … More When his loyalty isn’t with you: Being a foster mom
The beautiful girl who made me an auntie got married. I was honored to be able to capture her special day and I made it through most of it without crying! I always love being part of a first look! So much emotion. Congratulations you two!
Every time I go running, there is a certain part of my run that I like the best…Seeing the finish line. It represents that fact that I have accomplished my goal, and it gives me the motivation to push just a little bit harder until I cross the line. I always end my regular runs … More Parents of Teenagers: Start your sprint
I may be one of the loudest moms at my boys soccer games. It’s fine. I’m owning it. And as long as I don’t yell out “come on baby” or “that’s my little boy” while they are out there? They don’t seem to mind. I care a lot about teaching my boys how to work … More The most important discipline to teach your kids.
Meeting new people is my favorite. And this family was definitely one of the best! They were super fun and I even ended up getting snuggles from the kids! Win for sure! It’s hard to pick my favorites from their session, but here are some of them! And be sure to check out Bre’s amazing … More NH Family Photography ~ Country Style
I remember it well. The long days, the sleepless nights…all the joys and struggles that go along with being a mom of small boys. As my boys grew older, my love for being a mom grew as well. I just love being a mom. It is such an incredible honor. When my boys were little, … More I thought I was done picking up toys
Ya know how sometimes you have things in your house that were basically a “quick fix” and three years later you realize that nothing has changed? Welcome to my life. I am a jerry-rigger. And I love decorating and making things, but I’m just not a perfectionist and honestly don’t have the time to make … More DIY Coffee Bean Sack Kitchen Curtains
I just loved this newborn session! Sweet little Logan was the perfect little model and slept her entire session. Here are some of my favorites.