Curve Balls and Surprises Family I was going to write about how life throws you curve balls.  Big, scary curve balls that you don't know how on earth you're going to hit.  I was going to write about how they are frightening.  I was g... READ MORE Fleeting Children's portraits Of all the spring portraits I've been taking recently this is by far my favorite.  It represents everything to me about childhood. It's innocent, beautiful, soft, and ...... fleeting. Enjoy ... READ MORE Amy & Stephen |Married! Uncategorized It was the kind of spring morning that you dream of.  Sunny, with some puffy clouds sprinkled in and blooming flowers  everywhere you look.  The sea air made you feel full and alive.  The threats of h... READ MORE It’s a Small World Family We stood in line waiting for the "It's a Small World" ride.  The music and lyrics worming their way into our heads.  My boys were holding my hands.  They each needed to pee...badly.  They were in comp... READ MORE April Vacation | Part One Family It's April vacation week here and I've been super busy keeping the boys occupied!  I decided to document our vacation and here's what I have so far.  This is a small part of each day and, man, now I k... READ MORE Life’s A [swimming] Lesson Family Every week Asa and Finley go to swim lessons.  Every week it's the same story.  They don't want to go.  The pool is too cold.  They don't want to stop what they're doing and switch gears. Every wee... READ MORE Love Letters Family I found this on my kitchen chalkboard yesterday.  There it was, right next to the list of groceries that I had forgotten at the store.  In amongst the saved box-tops for school and the phone messages.... READ MORE