Story of Motherhood

Cashel, Camper, and Corban are my #StoryOfMotherhood. It is these three boys who give me the title of “mom.” They’re the only people in the world who can call me that… It is through Cashel’s eyes that I have learned “adventure is out there.” It is Camper who has taught me to treasure my own […]

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Corban Hawk – Newborn Photos

Corbs is two months old today. I’m just now ordering his birth announcements, I am just now posting his birth story, and just now getting around to sharing his newborn photos. I can’t go without sharing them! He was just around 20 hours old when they were taken and I cannot get over how much […]

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2015 Christmas Card

This year, for the second time, my talented husband designed our Christmas card himself. And my wonderfully gifted sister of Tonie Christine Photography took the photographs. So grateful for all the skill and talent that surrounds me. There are still a few more arriving in mailboxes this week, but I wanted to share before the […]

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Our Trio of Boys – Seasonal Maternity Photos

Our Fall Family Maternity shoot was a complete success! I’m in love with the photos and we made a beautiful memory as a family. First, I’ll give the credit where it is due. Tonie, my sister, is one talented photographer . Check her out here at Tonie Christine Photography. Despite being just 8 weeks post […]

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Fall tutorial: a wee craft and an easy gift

  Okay so first things first. I must give credit where credit is due. Both of these two “activities” were inspired by my sisters. The first by my sister-in-law Emily. I recently moved into a temporary home, all our own… For now…. and we feel so blessed. But when we moved in we agreed to […]

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Our Vow Renewal Story: The Conclusion

When we arrived to a new location to “take portraits” my thoughtful sister brought out my grandmother’s decades-old fur coat. I had always admired it, and she knew it. (On a side note – this is one of those moments. You have to trust your photographer, I wasn’t sure I was up for “another location” […]

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Our Vow Renewal Story: The Vows…

Adventure is out there…. I choose him. Every day. Forever.  Life is better together and sharing our vows again, six and a half years in was the perfect reminder of why we choose each other everyday. I was reminded of why we grow – ourselves and together. I was reminded why we give. I was […]

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Our Vow Renewal Story: The First Look…

On our wedding day I thought…. “It will be hard to ever top these moments…” I had no idea that six and half years later I’d get the opportunity to feel like a bride again, see my groom smiling at me with surprise and awe in his eyes, and share moments like these with just […]

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Six Years of Celebrating: Our Vow Renewal Story

So… this past weekend my husband (and sneaky sister and brother-in-law) set up surprise vow renewal for us. I was shocked to say the least and you can stay tuned for all the details.  You know I was really shocked because I reacted just like I did when Benjamin proposed the first time….  Lets just […]

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Our Big Boy.

Our sweet Cashel Rock is almost 17 months old and before “bro-bro” arrives next month I wanted to do a tribute to the little boy he is becoming. Sweet Curious Genuine Charismatic Tough Aware Animal-loving Papa-adoring Cashel Rock We fall more in love with you each and everyday. We are blessed by your energy, enthusiasm, […]

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