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  • 365 Project 2017

    Day 6 Linger Longer

    We took the tree down today. I don’t remember another year when I have grieved letting go of Christmas quite so much. I am just not ready to release the twinkle and warmth of Christmas.…

    January 7, 2017
  • 365 Project 2017

    Day 3 Open

    I have been praying for some time now for God to open me again- all of me. I have been closed tight since my Mama died October a year ago. My heart squeezes hard just…

    January 4, 2017
  • Musings

    Unwrapping Christmas

    This Christmas season I am starting a new tradition. I am putting up a Jesse Tree and working through Ann Voskamp’s latest book The Greatest Gift. The book (which includes a link to downloading your…

    December 1, 2013
  • Musings

    On Believing

    Sometimes it seems like the rain will never end. Sometimes we are so soaked with grief that we cannot find the light. It has been two weeks since my brother was admitted into a…

    December 20, 2012
  • Portraits

    Christmas Mini Sessions are Here!

    It’s that time again! Time to get in some snuggles and laughter in front of the camera for your annual Christmas card, and I am here to help! It’s time for mini sessions! What…

    September 20, 2012
  • 365 Project 2011

    365 Project Day 364: Endings

    Canon 5D Mark ll, 50 1.2L, 1.2 aperture, 1/40 shutter speed, 500 ISO Everyone has gone to bed. The house is quiet as I walk into the room where our Christmas tree still stands…

    January 1, 2012
  • 365 Project 2011

    365 Project Day 357: A New Generation

    Canon 5D Mark ll, 50 1.2L, 1.4 aperture, 1/40 shutter speed, 1250 ISO, on camera flash bounced off ceiling set to ETTL My sweet great-nephew Wyatt had his first Christmas this year and the…

    December 26, 2011