Newness of Spring


Spring is finally here to stay and I am more than ready. After a long, harsh winter, I can't wait for more sunny days, chirping birds, and longer days spent outside.  There is just something about the newness of a season, especially spring, that … [Read more...]

Taking Photos of Snow


Unless you live somewhere tropical, you have probably been affected with the winter weather we have been having! Where I live in Central Illinois, it has been below zero many days, lots of wind and snow, recently prompting snow days from school and … [Read more...]

What’s in My Camera Bag?


I love reading photography blogs, and finding out what equipment others are using. Not only is it fun, but it gives me an idea of what lenses to look into, what flash they are using that works well, and what bag is good for the amount of gear they … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Focus on YOU

  For me, the fall season is about new beginnings. Most people do "spring cleaning", but when fall hits, I have the itch to do allofthethings. Fall brings new schedules, new routines, and for me, more structure in our daily routine. So how do I … [Read more...]

When Real Life Takes Over

Lately, I have been too busy to blog about life -- only having BARELY enough time to live it. My parents manage a crop dusting business, and right now, it's busy season.  My husband, sister, brother-in-law, brother, and parents all work there, and my … [Read more...]

My Summer Adventure

    We have been staying close to home this summer, utilizing our backyard. Patio chairs are out, the swing cushions are on, and the sandbox lid can be easily removed by my almost 4 year old. The sprinkler provides hours or fun, as does … [Read more...]