I’m glad she’s not afraid. I really am. There have been times in the past couple of years that she’s struggled with worry. Biting her nails, asking me a ton of “what ifs.” And I suppose there will still be those days. But today – her first day of the school year – she was just […]
Category Archives: family
Not too long ago I invited a photographer to come stay with my family for a couple of days. Basically, to follow me around and photo journal a typical weekend with my family. I had asked a couple of families some years ago if they had ever considered doing it, hoping they would let me tag […]
For some reason I have recently been lucky enough to meet a couple of people who know me not through photography first, but through my writing at my former internet home – My Longest Year. Margot is a fellow blogger and military wife who was sweet enough to comment and check in on me and my […]
Every photographer (heck, every Mom) knows that two is a challenging age to photograph. So many things to explore and a complete mind of their own. So when Mei and I attended a field trip to a local strawberry patch and had a brilliant idea to do her family session there, we just. weren’t. thinking. I’m […]
It’s hard to explain what I’m going through right now. Seven years as a mother to babies and now. It’s over. I’ve spent several weeks crying off and on. And taking the time to pause and enjoy the newest phase. Food. As sensory activity.