2017 in Photos

Based on my top favourite photos, I think this year can be summed up as one of grand toddler adventures. My little muse set the tone for much of how we spent our time and I suppose that's how life goes, I'm alright with it! Life is pretty fun with her. This year was a lot more stretching than last, as she entered her toddler years, and it's felt like a bit of a scramble to try and learn and adapt...

2016: The Year in Photos

My favourite moments captured in image form...The process of choosing both significant memories and creative favourites was way more emotional than I expected. A common theme of beloved memories were times when we were simply exploring: our backyard, a creek, a waterpark. Allowing space for a child to move at a child's pace in a natural setting is a deep value of mine, because it benefits my...

Reading Goals 2016

I've never made a reading goal list before and always kind of gone with the wind, but I figured I might as well try this year.  It will be cool to have a little bit of direction and inspiration for my next choices, and so I don't forget any I've been really wanting to read!  Also it's fun to be challenged to read something I might not typically read.  I'm going to use PopSugar's...

2015, In Review

Phew...what a crazy year.  All because of a new little life in the world.  Almost all of my favorite photos from the year revolve around her, and I feel that's pretty accurate.  The anticipation, the quietness of the first few months, and progressively more photos of new adventures and experiences as she grew.  Our world was rocked this year, in the best kind of way.January...

The Year of 26

It is great having New Year's and my birthday so close together because I spend the week abuzz with new ideas and big dreams and excited outlooks.  I love "fresh starts" whether that be new years or back-to-schools or moving towns. It give me a kick to re-establish where I am grounded, and how I want to continue to grow.I don't, however, like New Year's Resolutions or goal setting...