exploring.

I came across a fantastic quote the other day: What is adventure? If a lone wolf lifts his plaintive call into the moonlight near your campsite, you might call that adventure. While you’re sweating like a horse on a climb over a 12,000 foot pass, that could be adventure. When howling head winds press your […]

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just a bite.

The fellas have taken up dressing for dinner. Since our recent trip to North Carolina, we’ve all been enamored with manners and respectfulness and caring about how we present ourselves a little more; I love it. Handsome shirts rule. As does fantastic dinner conversation.

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date night.

Last night, my main squeeze and I had a shooting date. He graciously waited as I set up our tripod, attached the remote, and then stood spot-to-spot while I looked for just the right light and just the right background to take some pictures of us, complete with “don’t move” and “step two big steps […]

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summer.

Summer has its own sweet smell. There’s a combination of too-hot children, dust, creek water, fresh grass, and something sticky that I can’t quite put my finger on. But at the end of the day, when our 5yo slips his grimy hand into mine as we walk to check their crawdad trap, I know that […]

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